Wakefield Hills El. School

  • Wakefield Hills El. School serves 427 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower 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 30-34% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

School Overview

  • Wakefield Hills El. School's student population of 427 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students427 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wakefield Hills El. School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wakefield Hills El. School is 0.33, 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#172 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wakefield Hills El. School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wakefield Hills El. School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wakefield Hills El. School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wakefield Hills El. School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
8%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wakefield Hills El. School and the percentage of Black public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
81%
59%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wakefield Hills El. School and the percentage of White public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 Score0.330.36
This chart display the diversity score of Wakefield Hills El. School and the public school average diversity score of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wakefield Hills El. 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
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wakefield Hills El. 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 NameWest Warwick School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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