East Providence School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 12 public schools managed by East Providence School District serving 5,164 students in East Providence, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

East Providence School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • East Providence Agnes B. Hennessey School
    75 Fort Street
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7831

    Grades: K-5 | 272 students
  • East Providence East Providence Career Technical Vocational School
    1998 Pawtucket Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7815

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • East Providence East Providence High School
    2000 Pawtucket Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7806

    Grades: 9-12 | 1442 students
  • East Providence Edward Martin Middle School
    111 Brown Street
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7819

    Grades: 6-8 | 763 students
  • East Providence Emma G. Whiteknact School
    261 Grosvenor Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7828

    Grades: K-5 | 305 students
  • Riverside James R. D. Oldham School
    60 Bart Drive
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401)433-6209

    Grades: K-5 | 157 students
  • East Providence Kent Heights School
    2680 Pawtucket Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7824

    Grades: K-5 | 285 students
  • Rumford Myron J. Francis Elementary School
    64 Bourne Avenue
    Rumford, RI 02916
    (401)435-7829

    Grades: K-5 | 453 students
  • East Providence Orlo Avenue School
    25 Orlo Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)433-7836

    Grades: K-5 | 292 students
  • Riverside Riverside Middle School
    179 Forbes Street
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401)433-6230

    Grades: 6-8 | 433 students
  • East Providence Silver Spring School
    120 Silver Spring Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7836

    Grades: K-5 | 282 students
  • Riverside Waddington School
    101 Legion Way
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401)433-6235

    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students

Overview

School District NameEast Providence School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,164 students
# of Teachers385 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students2,454 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students2,710 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.47
# of American Indian Students69 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students123 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students257 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students610 students
% Black Students
12%
# of White Students3,681 students
% White Students
71%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students418 students
% of Two or more races Students
8%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:71
# of Students in Kindergarten:425
# of Students in 1st Grade:395
# of Students in 2nd Grade:395
# of Students in 3rd Grade:413
# of Students in 4th Grade:405
# of Students in 5th Grade:422
# of Students in 6th Grade:406
# of Students in 7th Grade:384
# of Students in 8th Grade:406
# of Students in 9th Grade:384
# of Students in 10th Grade:381
# of Students in 11th Grade:365
# of Students in 12th Grade:312
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • East Providence 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 82% has increased from 69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
33%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
82%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of East Providence School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,377 in this school district is less than the state average of $22,360. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,533 is less than the state average of $23,978. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (RI)
Total Revenue$83 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of East Providence School District and average revenue for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$83 MM$32 MM
This chart display total spending of East Providence School District and average spending for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,377$22,360
This chart display average revenue per public school student in East Providence School District and average revenue per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$15,533$23,978
This chart display average spending per public school student in East Providence School District and average spending per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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East Providence School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.47, which is higher than the Rhode Island average of 0.36. The most diverse school in the district is Orlo Avenue School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.