Roger Williams Middle School

  • Roger Williams Middle School serves 862 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the RI average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 40%.
  • Roger Williams Middle School operates within the Providence School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 862 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 862 students
Roger Williams Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Roger Williams Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Roger Williams Middle School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Roger Williams Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (RI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Roger Williams Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Roger Williams Middle School American Indian Students (2000-2015)
Asian
4%
3%
Roger Williams Middle School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
67%
24%
Roger Williams Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
21%
8%
Roger Williams Middle School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
60%
Roger Williams Middle School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Roger Williams Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Roger Williams Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.33
Roger Williams Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Roger Williams Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Roger Williams Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Providence School District's student population of 23,267 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,666 in this district is less than the state average of $19,728. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $17,855 is less than the state average of $20,536. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Providence School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed 23,267 1,618
Providence School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $446 MM $32 MM
Providence School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $426 MM $33 MM
Providence School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $18,666 $19,728
Providence School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $17,855 $20,536
Providence School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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