Saylesville Elementary School

50 Woodland Street

Lincoln, RI 02865
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (401)723-5240
  • Saylesville Elementary School serves 252 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 38%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Saylesville Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%.
  • Saylesville Elementary School operates within the Blackstone Valley Prep A Ri Mayoral Academy School District.

Top Placements (Rhode Island)

Saylesville Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Rhode Island for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Saylesville Elementary School's student population of 252 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students252 students
Saylesville Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Saylesville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
Saylesville Elementary School Total Teachers (1991-2016)
Students by GradeSaylesville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Saylesville Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 284 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Saylesville Elementary School is 0.27, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
38%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
Saylesville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1991-2016)
Asian
3%
3%
Saylesville Elementary School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
9%
24%
Saylesville Elementary School Black Students (1990-2016)
Black
1%
8%
Saylesville Elementary School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
85%
60%
Saylesville Elementary School White Students (1988-2016)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Saylesville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSaylesville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownRI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.35
Saylesville Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
42%
Saylesville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
Saylesville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Saylesville Elementary School is Blackstone Valley Prep A Ri Mayoral Academy School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 57 school districts in Rhode Island (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Blackstone Valley Prep A Ri Mayoral Academy School District's student population of 3,047 students has decreased by 5% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $16,482 in this district is less than the state average of $22,026. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $16,465 is less than the state average of $23,620. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four school years.
    School District NameBlackstone Valley Prep A Ri Mayoral Academy School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    7
    3
    Number of Students Managed3,0471,338
    Blackstone Valley Prep A Ri Mayoral Academy School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    41%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    38%
    District Total Revenue$53 MM$30 MM
    District Spending$53 MM$32 MM
    District Revenue / Student$16,482$22,026
    District Spending / Student$16,465$23,620
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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