East Providence School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 13 public schools serving 4,919 students in East Providence School District. This district's average testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Rhode Island.
Public Schools in East Providence School District have an average math proficiency score of 27% (versus the Rhode Island public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 36% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in East Providence School District are Myron J. Francis Elementary School, Silver Spring School and Kent Heights School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. East Providence School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Rhode Island.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the Rhode Island public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

East Providence School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Rhode Island for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
East Providence School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (RI)
# Schools
13 Schools
314 Schools
# Students
4,919 Students
137,385 Students
# Teachers
396 Teachers
10,519 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

East Providence School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 59 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (RI)
Overall District Rank
#37 out of 60 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of East Providence  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
30%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Providence  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 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Providence  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 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East Providence  School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.56
0.63
# American Indian Students
54 Students
1,129 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
88 Students
4,504 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
661 Students
38,106 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
28%
# Black Students
520 Students
12,091 Students
% Black Students
11%
9%
# White Students
3,123 Students
74,341 Students
% White Students
63%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
205 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
471 Students
6,677 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
173
2,219
# Students in K Grade:
310
8,942
# Students in 1st Grade:
346
9,825
# Students in 2nd Grade:
335
9,886
# Students in 3rd Grade:
351
9,920
# Students in 4th Grade:
374
10,108
# Students in 5th Grade:
377
10,251
# Students in 6th Grade:
372
10,387
# Students in 7th Grade:
379
10,741
# Students in 8th Grade:
376
11,000
# Students in 9th Grade:
441
11,354
# Students in 10th Grade:
402
11,276
# Students in 11th Grade:
362
10,852
# Students in 12th Grade:
321
10,624
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $19,561 in this school district is less than the state median of $20,917. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $19,298 is less than the state median of $20,830. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
This School District
This State (RI)
Total Revenue
$96 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Providence  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$95 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of East Providence  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$19,561
$20,917
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Providence  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$19,298
$20,830
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Providence  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best East Providence School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Myron J. Francis Elementary School
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
64 Bourne Avenue
Rumford, RI 02916
(401) 435-7829
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #22.
Silver Spring School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
120 Silver Spring Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7836
Grades: K-5
| 234 students
Rank: #33.
Kent Heights School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
(2)
2680 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7824
Grades: K-5
| 248 students
Rank: #44.
Waddington School
Math: 33% | Reading: 48%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
101 Legion Way
Riverside, RI 02915
(401) 433-6235
Grades: K-5
| 511 students
Rank: #55.
Orlo Avenue School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
25 Orlo Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 433-7836
Grades: K-5
| 231 students
Rank: #66.
Emma G. Whiteknact School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
261 Grosvenor Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7828
Grades: K-5
| 252 students
Rank: #77.
Agnes B. Hennessey School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
75 Fort Street
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7831
Grades: K-5
| 244 students
Rank: #88.
Riverside Middle School
Math: 23% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
179 Forbes Street
Riverside, RI 02915
(401) 433-6230
Grades: 6-8
| 543 students
Rank: #99.
East Providence High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7806
Grades: 9-12
| 1,526 students
Rank: #1010.
Edward Martin Middle School
Math: 19% | Reading: 21%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
111 Brown Street
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7819
Grades: 6-8
| 584 students
Rank: n/an/a
East Providence Career Tech
Vocational School
1998 Pawtucket Avenue
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 435-7815
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
Rank: n/an/a
111 Brown Street
East Providence, RI 02914
(401) 270-2321
Grades: PK
| 80 students
Rank: n/an/a
60 Bart Drive
Riverside, RI 02915
(401) 270-2321
Grades: PK
| 93 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • East Providence
  • 145 Taunton Avenue, East Providence, RI, 02914
  • (401) 383-2224
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,919 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 37%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 86% (Btm 50% in RI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 26% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56

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