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Overview

School District NameCranston School District
School District Phone Number(401) 270-8170
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (RI)
# of Schools25 Schools317 Schools
# of Students10,210 Students141,448 Students
# of Teachers792 Teachers10,583 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1

District Comparison

  • Cranston School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 58 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 83% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Overall Testing Rank#35 out of 59 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Cranston  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
28%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Cranston  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of RI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
36%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cranston  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of RI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Cranston  School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.630.60
# of American Indian Students76 Students1,047 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students887 Students4,687 Students
% Asian Students
9%
3%
# of Hispanic Students2,760 Students35,924 Students
% Hispanic Students
27%
25%
# of Black Students479 Students12,151 Students
% Black Students
5%
9%
# of White Students5,505 Students81,512 Students
% White Students
54%
58%
# of Hawaiian Students25 Students246 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students478 Students5,881 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:562,469
# of Students in Kindergarten:7019,994
# of Students in 1st Grade:72910,267
# of Students in 2nd Grade:69810,389
# of Students in 3rd Grade:72610,517
# of Students in 4th Grade:78810,936
# of Students in 5th Grade:81911,047
# of Students in 6th Grade:78510,830
# of Students in 7th Grade:82410,768
# of Students in 8th Grade:84910,937
# of Students in 9th Grade:79911,465
# of Students in 10th Grade:81811,302
# of Students in 11th Grade:85410,667
# of Students in 12th Grade:7649,860
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $16,976 in this school district is less than the state median of $22,342. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $17,040 is less than the state median of $21,795. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (RI)
Total Revenue$173 MM$28 MM
This chart display total revenue of Cranston  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$174 MM$28 MM
This chart display total spending of Cranston  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$16,976$22,342
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Cranston  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,040$21,795
This chart display average spending per public school student in Cranston  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Cranston School District Public Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Cranston High School West Math: 38% | Reading: 62%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    80 Metropolitan Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8049

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,414 student
  • Garden City School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    70 Plantations Drive
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8073

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • Orchard Farms El. School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    1555 Scituate Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02921
    (401) 270-8801

    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
  • Edward S. Rhodes School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    8/
    10
    , Top 30%
    160 Shaw Avenue
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 270-8110

    Grades: K-5 | 176 students
  • Stadium School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    100 Crescent Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8188

    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
  • Daniel D. Waterman School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    722 Pontiac Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8013

    Grades: K-5 | 244 students
  • Glen Hills School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    50 Glen Hills Drive
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8005

    Grades: K-5 | 270 students
  • Chester W. Barrows School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    9 Beachmont Avenue
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 270-8160

    Grades: K-5 | 188 students
  • Oak Lawn School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    36 Stoneham Street
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8004

    Grades: K-5 | 205 students
  • Stone Hill School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    21 Village Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8022

    Grades: PK-5 | 260 students
  • Woodridge School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    401 Budlong Road
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8007

    Grades: K-5 | 307 students
  • Hope Highlands Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 43%
    Rank:
    6/
    10
    , Top 50%
    300 Hope Road
    Cranston, RI 02921
    (401) 270-8148

    Grades: 6-8 | 398 students
  • Western Hills Middle School Math: 25% | Reading: 35%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    400 Phenix Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8030

    Grades: 6-8 | 779 students
  • Cranston High School East Math: 21% | Reading: 40%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    899 Park Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8126

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,658 student
  • Edgewood Highland Math: 10-14% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    160 Pawtuxet Avenue
    Providence, RI 02905
    (401) 270-8065

    Grades: PK-5 | 207 students
  • Park View Middle School Math: 21% | Reading: 28%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    25 Park View Boulevard
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8090

    Grades: 6-8 | 673 students
  • Eden Park School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    180 Oakland Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8029

    Grades: K-5 | 279 students
  • George J. Peters School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank:
    4/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    15 Mayberry Street
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8199

    Grades: K-5 | 299 students
  • W. R. Dutemple School Math: 10-14% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    32 Garden Street
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8104

    Grades: K-5 | 304 students
  • Arlington School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank:
    3/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    155 Princess Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8179

    Grades: K-5 | 203 students
  • Gladstone Street School Math: 13% | Reading: 26%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    50 Gladstone Street
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8080

    Grades: K-5 | 521 students
  • Nel/cps Construction Career Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank:
    2/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    4 Sharpe Drive
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8692

    Grades: 9-12 | 163 students
  • Hugh B. Bain Middle School Math: 8% | Reading: 12%
    Rank:
    1/
    10
    , Bottom 50%
    135 Gansett Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8010

    Grades: 6-8 | 608 students
  • Cranston Career & Technical Center Vocational School
    100 Metropolitan Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8070

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
  • Cranston Early Learning Center Alternative School
    45 Sprague Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02910
    (401) 270-8057

    Grades: PK | 19 students
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