South Kingstown High School

  • South Kingstown High School serves 936 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 28%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 67% (which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • South Kingstown High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42%.

Top Placements

South Kingstown High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

  • South Kingstown High School's student population of 936 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students936 students
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Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Kingstown High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 287 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of South Kingstown High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.60. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank#25 out of 287 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:1n/a
American Indian
4%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
25%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
86%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.260.60
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Graduation Rate
95%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Kingstown School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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