West Warwick High School

  • West Warwick High School serves 951 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is equal to the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 40% (which is equal to 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 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • West Warwick High School's student population of 951 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 76 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students951 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of West Warwick High School
Total Classroom Teachers76 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Warwick High School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Warwick High School is 0.36, which is equal to 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#167 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Warwick High 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
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
25%
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Black
5%
8%
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White
79%
59%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Warwick High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score0.360.36
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Graduation Rate
87%
85%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Warwick High 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 West Warwick High 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

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Warwick John F. Deering Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 1009 students
    0.0 miles
    2 Webster Knight Drive
    West Warwick, RI 02893
    (401)822-8445
    0.0 5-8 1009
  • West Warwick John F. Horgan School
    Grades: K-4 | 517 students
    0.5 miles
    124 Providence Street
    West Warwick, RI 02893
    (401)822-8449
    0.5 K-4 517
  • West Warwick Maisie E. Quinn School Magnet School
    Grades: PK
    1.2 miles
    1 Brown Street
    West Warwick, RI 02893
    (401)822-8456
    1.2 PK n/a
  • West Warwick Wakefield Hills El. School
    Grades: PK-4 | 427 students
    1.4 miles
    505 Wakefield Street
    West Warwick, RI 02893
    (401)822-8452
    1.4 PK-4 427
  • Warwick Scott School
    Grades: K-6 | 301 students
    1.5 miles
    833 Centerville Road
    Warwick, RI 02886
    (401)734-3585
    1.5 K-6 301

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My son has been a student in the West Warwick public schools since the first grade. It has been an amazing experience. His teachers have all been fantastic since becoming a student. I cannot say enough great things about his high school experience!
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