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For the 2021 school year, there are 199 public schools in Providence County, RI, serving 89,479 students. Providence County has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Rhode Island.
Providence County, RI public schools have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Rhode Island public school average of 28%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 36% statewide average). Schools in Providence County have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of Rhode Island public schools.
The top ranked public schools in Providence County, RI are Achievement First Iluminar, Classical High School and Community School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Rhode Island public school average of 42% (majority Hispanic).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is more than the Rhode Island public school average of 13:1.

Top Providence County Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Achievement First Iluminar Charter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1116

    Grades: K-3 | 367 students
  • Classical High School Math: 64% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    770 Westminster Street
    Providence, RI 02903
    (401) 456-9145

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,126 student
  • Community School Math: 65% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    15 Arnold Mills Road
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 333-5724

    Grades: K-5 | 624 students
  • North Smitfield High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    412 Greenville Road
    North Smithfield, RI 02896
    (401) 766-2500

    Grades: 9-12 | 503 students
  • North Smithfield Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2214 Providence Pike
    North Smithfield, RI 02896
    (401) 765-2260

    Grades: PK-3 | 525 students
  • Raymond Laperche School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    11 Limerock Road
    Smithfield, RI 02917
    (401) 231-6652

    Grades: K-5 | 242 students
  • Lincoln Senior High School Math: 50% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    135 Old River Road
    Lincoln, RI 02865
    (401) 334-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
  • Fogarty Memorial Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    736 Snake Hill Road
    North Scituate, RI 02857
    (401) 568-6211

    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
  • North Cumberland Middle School Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    400 Nate Whipple Highway
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 333-6306

    Grades: 6-8 | 654 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep High School Charter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    65 Macondray St.
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 405-0320

    Grades: 9-12 | 317 students
  • Brown Avenue School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    14 Brown Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401) 934-0270

    Grades: 1-5 | 224 students
  • Lincoln Central Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1081 Great Road
    Lincoln, RI 02865
    (401) 334-2800

    Grades: K-5 | 369 students
  • Af Providence Mayoral Middle School Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    370 Hartford Avenue
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 347-1120

    Grades: 5 | 100 students
  • Cumberland High School Math: 42% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2600 Mendon Road
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 658-2600

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,388 student
  • John J. Mclaughlin Cumberland Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    205 Manville Hill Road
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 658-1660

    Grades: K-5 | 368 students
  • Clayville School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    3 George Washington Highway
    Clayville, RI 02815
    (401) 647-4115

    Grades: PK-5 | 142 students
  • Scituate High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    94 Trimtown Road
    North Scituate, RI 02857
    (401) 647-4120

    Grades: 9-12 | 413 students
  • Dr. Halliwell School Math: 44% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    358 Victory Highway
    Slatersville, RI 02876
    (401) 762-2793

    Grades: 4-5 | 281 students
  • Ashton School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    130 Scott Road
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 333-0554

    Grades: K-5 | 278 students
  • West Glocester Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    111 Reynolds Road/rte 94
    Chepachet, RI 02814
    (401) 567-0350

    Grades: PK-5 | 238 students
  • Anna M. Mccabe School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    100 Pleasant View Avenue
    Smithfield, RI 02917
    (401) 949-2058

    Grades: PK-5 | 340 students
  • Cranston High School West Math: 38% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    80 Metropolitan Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8049

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,414 student
  • Smithfield High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    90 Pleasant View Avenue
    Smithfield, RI 02917
    (401) 949-2050

    Grades: 9-12 | 704 students
  • Garden City School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    70 Plantations Drive
    Cranston, RI 02920
    (401) 270-8073

    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
  • William Winsor School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    562 Putnam Pike
    Greenville, RI 02828
    (401) 949-2059

    Grades: K-5 | 264 students
  • Burrillville High School Math: 41% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    425 East Avenue
    Harrisville, RI 02830
    (401) 568-1310

    Grades: 9-12 | 764 students
  • Sheila Skip Nowell (capital) Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    133 Delaine Street
    Providence, RI 02909
    (401) 751-0405

    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep Mid2 Charter School
    Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3 Fairlawn Way
    Lincoln, RI 02865
    (401) 871-5429

    Grades: 5-6 | 166 students
  • Myron J. Francis Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    64 Bourne Avenue
    Rumford, RI 02916
    (401) 435-7829

    Grades: K-5 | 431 students
  • North Smithfield Middle School Math: 42% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1850 Providence Pike
    North Smithfield, RI 02896
    (401) 597-6100

    Grades: 6-8 | 409 students
  • Lonsdale Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    270 River Road
    Lincoln, RI 02865
    (401) 725-4200

    Grades: K-5 | 289 students
  • Ponaganset High School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    137 Anan Wade Road
    North Scituate, RI 02857
    (401) 710-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 743 students
  • Orchard Farms El. School Math: 41% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1555 Scituate Avenue
    Cranston, RI 02921
    (401) 270-8801

    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
  • Garvin Memorial Math: 40% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1364 Diamond Hill Road
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 333-2557

    Grades: K-5 | 395 students
  • Blackstone Valley Prep E. 2 Charter School
    Math: 35-39% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    52 Broad St.
    Cumberland, RI 02864
    (401) 305-6860

    Grades: K-4 | 418 students
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