Richmond Elementary School

  • Richmond Elementary School serves 417 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 31%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 38%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Richmond Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Richmond Elementary School's student population of 417 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students417 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richmond Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 284 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richmond Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank
2%
27%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
31%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
24%
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Black
n/a
8%
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White
93%
60%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richmond Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.130.35
This chart display the diversity score of Richmond Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richmond Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChariho School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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