Top 10 Best Public Schools in Rhode Island (2021)

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The top ranked public schools in Rhode Island state are listed below (2021).
A school's overall testing rank is based on a it's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. The average percentage of students achieving math proficiency in Rhode Island is 28%. The percentage of students achieving reading proficiency is 36%.
The top ranked public schools in Rhode Island are Barrington High School, East Greenwich High School and Achievement First Iluminar. The cities and towns with the highest concentration of top ranked public schools are Barrington and North Kingstown.

Top Ranked Public Schools in Rhode Island (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Student Proficiency Grades Location
  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    Barrington High SchoolMath: 80% | Reading: 85%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 80% (Top 1%) Reading: 85% (Top 5%)Math: 80% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12220 Lincoln Avenue
    BarringtonRI 02806
    (401) 247-3150

  • Rank: #1-21.-2.
    East Greenwich High SchoolMath: 75-79% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 85-89% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12300 Avenger Drive
    East GreenwichRI 02818
    (401) 398-1574

  • Rank: #33.
    Achievement First IluminarCharter School
    Math: 75-79% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 75-79% (Top 1%) Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)Math: 75-79% (Top 1%)
    Reading: 80-84% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-3370 Hartford Avenue
    ProvidenceRI 02909
    (401) 347-1116

  • Rank: #44.
    Classical High SchoolMath: 64% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 64% (Top 5%) Reading: 88% (Top 1%)Math: 64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 88% (Top 1%)
    Grades: 9-12770 Westminster Street
    ProvidenceRI 02903
    (401) 456-9145

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Hamilton SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-525 Salisbury Avenue
    North KingstownRI 02852
    (401) 268-6520

  • Rank: #5-65.-6.
    Nayatt SchoolMath: 65-69% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-3400 Nayatt Road
    BarringtonRI 02806
    (401) 247-3175

  • Rank: #77.
    Rockwell SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 5%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-51225 Hope Street
    BristolRI 02809
    (401) 254-5930

  • Rank: #88.
    Kingston Hill AcademyCharter School
    Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65-69% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 65-69% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-5850 Stony Fort Road
    SaunderstownRI 02874
    (401) 783-8282

  • Rank: #99.
    Community SchoolMath: 65% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 65% (Top 5%) Reading: 75% (Top 5%)Math: 65% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 75% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-515 Arnold Mills Road
    CumberlandRI 02864
    (401) 333-5724

  • Rank: #1010.
    North Kingstown Senior High SchoolMath: 59% | Reading: 82%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 59% (Top 10%) Reading: 82% (Top 5%)Math: 59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 82% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12150 Fairway Drive
    North KingstownRI 02852
    (401) 268-6236

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Hope Valley Elementary SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-415 Thelma Drive
    Hope ValleyRI 02832
    (401) 539-2321

  • Rank: #11-1211.- 12.
    Jamestown School-melroseMath: 60-64% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 5%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-476 Melrose Avenue
    JamestownRI 02835
    (401) 423-7020

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Ashaway Elementary SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-412a Hillside Avenue
    AshawayRI 02804
    (401) 377-2211

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Narragansett High SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12245 South Pier Road
    NarragansettRI 02882
    (401) 792-9400

  • Rank: #13-1513.- 15.
    Primrose Hill SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-360 Middle Highway
    BarringtonRI 02806
    (401) 247-3170

  • Rank: #1616.
    Barrington Middle SchoolMath: 63% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 63% (Top 5%) Reading: 70% (Top 10%)Math: 63% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 70% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8261 Middle Highway
    BarringtonRI 02806
    (401) 247-3160

  • Rank: #1717.
    Portsmouth High SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12120 Education Lane
    PortsmouthRI 02871
    (401) 683-2124

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    North Smitfield High SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12412 Greenville Road
    North SmithfieldRI 02896
    (401) 766-2500

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    North Smithfield Elementary SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: PK-32214 Providence Pike
    North SmithfieldRI 02896
    (401) 765-2260

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Sowams Elementary SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 70-74% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-3364 Sowams Road
    BarringtonRI 02806
    (401) 247-3180

  • Rank: #18-2118.- 21.
    Wickford Middle SchoolMath: 59% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 59% (Top 10%) Reading: 68% (Top 10%)Math: 59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 68% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 6-8250 Tower Hill Road
    North KingstownRI 02852
    (401) 268-6470

  • Rank: #2222.
    Hampden Meadows SchoolMath: 57% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 57% (Top 10%) Reading: 67% (Top 10%)Math: 57% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 4-5297 New Meadow Road
    BarringtonRI 02806
    (401) 247-3166

  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Guiteras SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 5%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Grades: K-535 Washington Street
    BristolRI 02809
    (401) 254-5932

  • Rank: #23-2423.- 24.
    Raymond Laperche SchoolMath: 45-49% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 45-49% (Top 20%) Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)Math: 45-49% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 75-79% (Top 5%)
    Grades: K-511 Limerock Road
    SmithfieldRI 02917
    (401) 231-6652

  • Rank: #2525.
    South Kingstown High SchoolMath: 53% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 53% (Top 10%) Reading: 67% (Top 10%)Math: 53% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 67% (Top 10%)
    Grades: 9-12215 Columbia Street
    WakefieldRI 02879
    (401) 360-1000

  • Rank: #2626.
    Lincoln Senior High SchoolMath: 50% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50% (Top 20%) Reading: 73% (Top 5%)Math: 50% (Top 20%)
    Reading: 73% (Top 5%)
    Grades: 9-12135 Old River Road
    LincolnRI 02865
    (401) 334-7500

  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Charlestown Elementary SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-4363 Carolina Back Road
    CharlestownRI 02813
    (401) 364-7716

  • Rank: #27-2827.- 28.
    Fogarty MemorialMath: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 65-69% (Top 10%)
    Grades: K-5736 Snake Hill Road
    North ScituateRI 02857
    (401) 568-6211

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Melville SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-41351 West Main Road
    PortsmouthRI 02871
    (401) 683-1650

  • Rank: #29-3029.- 30.
    Narragansett Elementary SchoolMath: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 55-59% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)Math: 55-59% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Grades: PK-455 Mumford Road
    NarragansettRI 02882
    (401) 792-9420

  • Rank: #3131.
    North Cumberland Middle SchoolMath: 55% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 55% (Top 10%) Reading: 65% (Top 20%)Math: 55% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 65% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 6-8400 Nate Whipple Highway
    CumberlandRI 02864
    (401) 333-6306

  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Blackstone Valley Prep High SchoolCharter School
    Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 9-1265 Macondray St.
    CumberlandRI 02864
    (401) 405-0320

  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Brown Avenue SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Grades: 1-514 Brown Avenue
    JohnstonRI 02919
    (401) 934-0270

  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Forest Park El. SchoolMath: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 50-54% (Top 10%) Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)Math: 50-54% (Top 10%)
    Reading: 60-64% (Top 20%)
    Grades: K-550 Woodlawn Drive
    North KingstownRI 02852
    (401) 541-6380

  • Rank: #32-3532.- 35.
    Lincoln Central Elementary SchoolMath: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Math: 60-64% (Top 5%) Reading: 55-59% (Top 30%)Math: 60-64% (Top 5%)
    Reading: 55-59% (Top 30%)
    Grades: K-51081 Great Road
    LincolnRI 02865
    (401) 334-2800

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