Sheffield School (Closed 2007)

  • Sheffield School served 155 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 52% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students155 students
This chart display total students of Sheffield School by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Sheffield School by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Sheffield School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2006-2007 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio9:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Sheffield School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Sheffield School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2004-05 school year data.
Asian
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Sheffield School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
13%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Sheffield School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Black
36%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Sheffield School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
White
48%
59%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sheffield School and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sheffield School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.630.36
This chart display the diversity score of Sheffield School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sheffield School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sheffield School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewport School District
Source: 2006-2007 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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