Wakefield Hills El. School

  • Wakefield Hills El. School serves 403 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower 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 30-34% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wakefield Hills El. School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Rhode Island for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Wakefield Hills El. School's student population of 403 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wakefield Hills El. School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Wakefield Hills El. School is 0.39, 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#215 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
77%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wakefield Hills El. School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.390.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest Warwick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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