Dcyf School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Dcyf School District serving 55 students in Cranston, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is less than the state average of 13:1.

Dcyf School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Cranston Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program Alternative School
    57 Power Road
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401)462-7248

    Grades: 8-12 | 55 students

Overview

School District NameDcyf School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students55 students
# of Teachers13 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio4:1
# of Male Students45 students
% Male Students
82%
# of Female Students10 students
% Female Students
18%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.74
# of American Indian Studentsn/a
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students16 students
% Hispanic Students
29%
# of Black Students17 students
% Black Students
31%
# of White Students15 students
% White Students
27%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students6 students
% of Two or more races Students
11%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade: -
# of Students in 8th Grade:1
# of Students in 9th Grade:9
# of Students in 10th Grade:19
# of Students in 11th Grade:14
# of Students in 12th Grade:12
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Dcyf School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 11-19% has decreased from 6-9% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dcyf 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dcyf 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate11-19%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dcyf School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Dcyf School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.74, which is higher than the Rhode Island average of 0.36. The most diverse school in the district is Dcyf Alternative Ed. Program. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.