William D'abate Elementary School
William D'abate Elementary School serves 400 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
William D'abate Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 30%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 28% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Rhode Island state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).
William D'abate Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Rhode Island for:
Percent Eligible For Free Lunch
William D'abate Elementary School's student population of 400 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
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Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
William D'abate Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 290 schools in Rhode Island (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of William D'abate Elementary School is 0.38, 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 Data
State Level (RI)
Overall Testing Rank
#201 out of 290 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
National School Lunch Program
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education
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