Webster Avenue School

  • Webster Avenue School serves 351 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 28% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

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School Overview

  • Webster Avenue School's student population of 351 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Webster Avenue School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Webster Avenue School is 0.45, which is more 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#201 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
73%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Webster Avenue School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
8%
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White
9%
59%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Webster Avenue School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.450.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Webster Avenue 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
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Webster Avenue 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.
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School District NameProvidence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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