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Highlander

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42 Lexington Ave
Providence, RI 02907
Providence County
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PH: (401) 277-2600

  • Grades K-8
  • 296 students
  • 1 school

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 NECAP Results

Scale: % at and above proficient

Grade 3

Reading
 45% (2014)
 61% (2013)
 62% (2012)
 59% (2011)
 50% (2010)
 61% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 70% in 2014.

Math
 30% (2014)
 42% (2013)
 42% (2012)
 44% (2011)
 42% (2010)
 56% (2008)
The state average for Math was 60% in 2014.

Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 4

Reading
 55% (2014)
 67% (2013)
 61% (2012)
 33% (2011)
 67% (2010)
 33% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 69% in 2014.

Science
 19% (2013)
 14% (2012)
The state average for Science was 41% in 2013.

Math
 41% (2014)
 50% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 31% (2011)
 55% (2010)
 34% (2008)
The state average for Math was 65% in 2014.

Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 5

Reading
 66% (2014)
 75% (2013)
 64% (2012)
 55% (2011)
 50% (2010)
 43% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 72% in 2014.

Writing
 55% (2014)
 39% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 61% (2010)
 37% (2008)
The state average for Writing was 59% in 2014.

Math
 47% (2014)
 67% (2013)
 47% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 34% (2010)
 31% (2008)
The state average for Math was 62% in 2014.

Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 6

Reading
 75% (2014)
 61% (2013)
 73% (2012)
 50% (2011)
 39% (2010)
 23% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 73% in 2014.

Math
 58% (2014)
 55% (2013)
 78% (2012)
 39% (2011)
 25% (2010)
 14% (2008)
The state average for Math was 62% in 2014.

Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 7

Reading
 66% (2014)
 72% (2013)
 62% (2012)
 69% (2011)
 66% (2010)
 36% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 70% in 2014.

Math
 45% (2014)
 63% (2013)
 45% (2012)
 36% (2011)
 25% (2010)
 18% (2008)
The state average for Math was 59% in 2014.

Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 8

Reading
 87% (2014)
 84% (2013)
 78% (2012)
 62% (2011)
 36% (2010)
 53% (2008)
The state average for Reading was 77% in 2014.

Science
 23% (2013)
 35% (2012)
The state average for Science was 30% in 2013.

Writing
 68% (2014)
 78% (2013)
 59% (2012)
 30% (2010)
 31% (2008)
The state average for Writing was 65% in 2014.

Math
 64% (2014)
 44% (2013)
 36% (2012)
 35% (2011)
 18% (2010)
 41% (2008)
The state average for Math was 58% in 2014.

Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science.
  • The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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 NECAP Results By Subgroup

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Scale: % at and above proficient

Grade 3
ReadingThis District
All Students45%
Female31%
Male55%
Black or African American53%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)39%
Economically disadvantaged students35%
Title I45%
Students without disabilities43%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)50%
Proficient in English43%
Non-migrant45%

MathThis District
All Students30%
Female26%
Male35%
Black or African American34%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)31%
Economically disadvantaged students19%
Title I30%
Students without disabilities30%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)20%
Proficient in English35%
Non-migrant30%
Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 4
ReadingThis District
All Students55%
Female55%
Male57%
Black or African American56%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students56%
Title I55%
Students without disabilities61%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)58%
Proficient in English55%
Non-migrant55%

MathThis District
All Students41%
Female30%
Male57%
Black or African American44%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students40%
Title I41%
Students without disabilities45%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)33%
Proficient in English46%
Non-migrant41%
Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 5
ReadingThis District
All Students66%
Female70%
Male64%
Black or African American62%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students60%
Title I66%
Students without disabilities73%
Proficient in English75%
Non-migrant66%

WritingThis District
All Students55%
Female77%
Male37%
Black or African American58%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students54%
Title I55%
Students without disabilities60%
Proficient in English64%
Non-migrant55%

MathThis District
All Students47%
Female59%
Male37%
Black or African American48%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students50%
Title I47%
Students without disabilities52%
Proficient in English57%
Non-migrant47%
Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 6
ReadingThis District
All Students75%
Female89%
Male63%
Black or African American77%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)69%
Economically disadvantaged students75%
Title I75%
Students without disabilities80%
Proficient in English75%
Non-migrant75%

MathThis District
All Students58%
Female53%
Male63%
Black or African American53%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)69%
Economically disadvantaged students60%
Title I58%
Students without disabilities62%
Proficient in English61%
Non-migrant58%
Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 7
ReadingThis District
All Students66%
Female63%
Male71%
Black or African American56%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)82%
Economically disadvantaged students61%
Title I66%
Students without disabilities76%
Proficient in English70%
Non-migrant66%

MathThis District
All Students45%
Female32%
Male59%
Black or African American28%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)72%
Economically disadvantaged students36%
Title I45%
Students without disabilities50%
Proficient in English47%
Non-migrant45%
Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

Grade 8
ReadingThis District
All Students87%
Female100%
Male81%
Black or African American91%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino80%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students82%
Title I87%
Students without disabilities96%
Proficient in English92%
Non-migrant87%

WritingThis District
All Students68%
Female90%
Male58%
Black or African American54%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino70%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students59%
Title I68%
Students without disabilities87%
Proficient in English76%
Non-migrant68%

MathThis District
All Students64%
Female80%
Male57%
Black or African American73%
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino40%
Multiracialn/a
American Indian or Alaskan Nativen/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students55%
Title I64%
Students without disabilities75%
Proficient in English72%
Non-migrant64%
Source: RI Dept. of Education, 2013-2014

About the Tests

  • In 2011-2012 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science.
  • The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island.
  • The different student groups are identified by the Rhode Island Department of Education. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.
  • The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Testing in Rhode Island: An Overview

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 Teachers

 
Teacher data was not reported for this district.

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 Students

 
Student Ethnicity
Information about this data
Source:
EthnicityThis DistrictState Average
Unspecified100%n/a

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 Spending Per Pupil

 

Finance data was not reported for this district.

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