Dcyf School District
- 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 57 Power Road
Cranston, RI 02920
Grades: 8-12 | 55 students
|School District Name||Dcyf School District|
|# of Schools||n/a|
|# of Students||55 students|
|# of Teachers||13 Teacher(s)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||4:1|
|# of Male Students||45 students|
|% Male Students|
|# of Female Students||10 students|
|% Female Students|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||1 students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||16 students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||17 students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||15 students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||6 students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
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:||-|
- 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 Data||This School District||State Average (RI)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)||<50%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)||<50%|
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