Woonsocket Middle School (Closed 2018)

Woonsocket Middle School served 1,278 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 11% (which was 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 was 15% (which was lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment was 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Rhode Island state average of 42% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
11%
33%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
15%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
25%
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Black
10%
9%
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White
45%
58%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Woonsocket Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in RI.
Diversity Score
0.670.60
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWoonsocket School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Woonsocket Middle School is Beacon Charter School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Woonsocket Middle At Hamlet (0.0 miles away)
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