New Shoreham School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public school serving 147 students in New Shoreham School District. This district's average testing ranking is 9/10, which is in the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island.
Public School in New Shoreham School District have an average math proficiency score of 42% (versus the Rhode Island public school average of 30%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 40% statewide average).
The top ranked public school in New Shoreham School District is Block Island School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. New Shoreham School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Rhode Island.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Rhode Island public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
New Shoreham School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (RI)
# Schools
1 School
314 Schools
# Students
147 Students
137,385 Students
# Teachers
22 Teachers
10,519 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
7:1

District Rank

New Shoreham School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (RI)
Overall District Rank
#11 out of 60 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of New Shoreham  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
30%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Shoreham  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)
70-74%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Shoreham  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
≥50%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of New Shoreham  School District and public school graduation rate of RI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.38
0.63
# American Indian Students
n/a
1,129 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
4,504 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
23 Students
38,106 Students
% Hispanic Students
16%
28%
# Black Students
1 Student
12,091 Students
% Black Students
1%
9%
# White Students
114 Students
74,341 Students
% White Students
77%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
205 Students
% Hawaiian Students
1%
n/a
# Two or more races Students
6 Students
6,677 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
2,219
# Students in K Grade:
10
8,942
# Students in 1st Grade:
14
9,825
# Students in 2nd Grade:
12
9,886
# Students in 3rd Grade:
11
9,920
# Students in 4th Grade:
13
10,108
# Students in 5th Grade:
12
10,251
# Students in 6th Grade:
11
10,387
# Students in 7th Grade:
13
10,741
# Students in 8th Grade:
8
11,000
# Students in 9th Grade:
8
11,354
# Students in 10th Grade:
13
11,276
# Students in 11th Grade:
10
10,852
# Students in 12th Grade:
12
10,624
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $39,218 is higher than the state median of $20,917. The school district revenue/student has declined by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $38,626 is higher than the state median of $20,830. The school district spending/student has declined by 18% over four school years.
This School District
This State (RI)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$6 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of New Shoreham  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$6 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total spending of New Shoreham  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in RI by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$39,218
$20,917
This chart display average revenue per public school student in New Shoreham  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
$38,626
$20,830
This chart display average spending per public school student in New Shoreham  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 New Shoreham School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Block Island School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
Block Island School, High Stre
Block Island, RI 02807
(401) 466-5600
Grades: K-12
| 147 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • New Shoreham School District
  • New Shoreham School Department, High Street, Block Island, RI, 02807
  • (401) 466-7727
  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 147 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 7:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥50% (Btm 50% in RI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), RI Dept. of Education

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