Scituate Middle School

  • Scituate Middle School serves 350 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Scituate Middle School's student population of 350 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Scituate Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Scituate Middle School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#88 out of 284 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
1%
25%
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Black
1%
8%
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White
96%
59%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scituate Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.080.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Scituate Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Scituate Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameScituate School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Scituate Scituate High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 427 students
    0.0 miles
    94 Trimtown Road
    North Scituate, RI 02857
    (401)647-4120
    0.0 9-12 427
  • North Scituate North Scituate School
    Grades: K-5 | 208 students
    2.0 miles
    46 Institute Lane
    North Scituate, RI 02857
    (401)647-4110
    2.0 K-5 208
  • North Scituate Fogarty Memorial
    Grades: K-5 | 304 students
    3.8 miles
    736 Snake Hill Road
    North Scituate, RI 02857
    (401)568-6211
    3.8 K-5 304
  • Johnston Brown Avenue School
    Grades: 1-5 | 230 students
    3.9 miles
    14 Brown Avenue
    Johnston, RI 02919
    (401)934-0270
    3.9 1-5 230
  • Clayville Clayville School
    Grades: PK-5 | 137 students
    4.4 miles
    3 George Washington Highway
    Clayville, RI 02815
    (401)647-4115
    4.4 PK-5 137

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