Wickes School

  • Wickes School serves 330 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 25-29% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 36%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wickes 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 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

  • Wickes School's student population of 330 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students330 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wickes 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 Wickes School is 0.41, 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#192 out of 287 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
25%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
76%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWarwick School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

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