Pawtucket School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 16 public schools managed by Pawtucket School District serving 8,866 students in Pawtucket, Rhode Island.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the state average of 13:1.

Pawtucket School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Pawtucket Agnes E. Little School
    60 South Bend Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6256

    Grades: K-5 | 431 students
  • Pawtucket Charles E. Shea High School
    485 East Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6445

    Grades: 9-12 | 809 students
  • Pawtucket Cunningham School
    40 Baldwin Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6262

    Grades: K-5 | 525 students
  • Pawtucket Curvin-mccabe School
    466 Cottage Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401)729-6258

    Grades: K-5 | 466 students
  • Pawtucket Elizabeth Baldwin School
    50 Whitman Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6264

    Grades: K-5 | 692 students
  • Pawtucket Fallon Memorial School
    62 Lincoln Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401)729-6254

    Grades: PK-5 | 647 students
  • Pawtucket Flora S. Curtis School
    582 Benefit Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401)729-6252

    Grades: PK-5 | 371 students
  • Pawtucket Francis J. Varieur School
    486 Pleasant Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6266

    Grades: K-6 | 379 students
  • Pawtucket Henry J. Winters School
    481 Broadway
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6272

    Grades: K-5 | 411 students
  • Pawtucket Jacqueline M. Walsh School
    350 Divison Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)721-2148

    Grades: 9-12 | 166 students
  • Pawtucket Joseph Jenks Middle School
    350 Division Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6520

    Grades: 6-8 | 586 students
  • Pawtucket Lyman B. Goff Middle School
    974 Newport Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401)729-6500

    Grades: 6-8 | 745 students
  • Pawtucket Nathanael Greene School
    285 Smithfield Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6260

    Grades: K-6 | 495 students
  • Pawtucket Potter-burns School
    973 Newport Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02861
    (401)729-6250

    Grades: K-5 | 451 students
  • Pawtucket Samuel Slater Middle School
    281 Mineral Spring Avenue
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6480

    Grades: 6-8 | 739 students
  • Pawtucket William E. Tolman High School
    150 Exchange Street
    Pawtucket, RI 02860
    (401)729-6400

    Grades: 9-12 | 953 students

Overview

School District NamePawtucket School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students8,866 students
# of Teachers631 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students4,223 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students4,643 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.72
# of American Indian Students57 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students104 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students2,618 students
% Hispanic Students
30%
# of Black Students2,386 students
% Black Students
27%
# of White Students3,125 students
% White Students
35%
# of Hawaiian Students22 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students554 students
% of Two or more races Students
6%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:164
# of Students in Kindergarten:694
# of Students in 1st Grade:717
# of Students in 2nd Grade:783
# of Students in 3rd Grade:771
# of Students in 4th Grade:848
# of Students in 5th Grade:755
# of Students in 6th Grade:761
# of Students in 7th Grade:741
# of Students in 8th Grade:704
# of Students in 9th Grade:481
# of Students in 10th Grade:440
# of Students in 11th Grade:456
# of Students in 12th Grade:551
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Pawtucket 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 67% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pawtucket 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 Pawtucket 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 Pawtucket 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 $13,698 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 $13,433 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$120 MM$30 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pawtucket School District and average revenue for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$117 MM$32 MM
This chart display total spending of Pawtucket School District and average spending for each school distric in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,698$22,360
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pawtucket School District and average revenue per public school student in RI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,433$23,978
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pawtucket 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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Pawtucket School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.72, which is higher than the Rhode Island average of 0.36. The most diverse school in the district is Francis J. Varieur School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Rhode Island or national school diversity statistics.