Woonsocket Middle School

  • Woonsocket Middle School serves 1,278 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11% (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 15% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

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School Overview

  • Woonsocket Middle School's student population of 1,278 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Woonsocket Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Woonsocket Middle School is 0.66, 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#257 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15%
40%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
34%
25%
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Black
10%
8%
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White
46%
59%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.660.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
67%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Woonsocket Middle 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 NameWoonsocket 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
  • Woonsocket Governor Aram J. Pothier School
    Grades: PK-3 | 474 students
    0.5 miles
    420 Robinson Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401)767-4767
    0.5 PK-3 474
  • Woonsocket Founders Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-7 | 90 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401)671-6261
    0.6 6-7 90
  • Woonsocket Rise Prep Mayoral Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-1 | 96 students
    0.6 miles
    1 Social Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401)765-5127
    0.6 K-1 96
  • Woonsocket Beacon Charter School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 231 students
    0.7 miles
    320 Main Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401)671-6261
    0.7 9-12 231
  • Woonsocket Bernon Heights School
    Grades: K-5 | 449 students
    0.7 miles
    657 Logee Street
    Woonsocket, RI 02895
    (401)767-4864
    0.7 K-5 449

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