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Arlington School

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Posted January 13, 2006

i feel overall arliington is much better than providence my son is much happier here an his grades are better than last year the principal mr d is real good with the children the only thing that concerns me is unlike prov the teachers except for grade k dont walk the kids to the door an watch who they leave with this is a big safety concern.mr d does cross childrenand i know he pays attention i appauld him but i still feel the teachers should see who their students are leaving with.id like to see some feedback from other parents.how do you feel about this? please reply . our job as parents is to protect our children. if enough parents agree with me maybe we can have the teachers pay attention. please reply.
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Community ratings and reviews do not represent the views of GreatSchools nor does GreatSchools check their accuracy or verify the reviewers' identities. Use your discretion when evaluating these reviews.

About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

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

The state average for Math was 60% in 2014.

26 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
62%

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
53%

2011

 
 
56%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 70% in 2014.

26 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
58%

2013

 
 
71%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
66%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

The state average for Math was 65% in 2014.

25 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
56%

2013

 
 
51%

2012

 
 
50%

2011

 
 
43%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 69% in 2014.

25 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
64%

2013

 
 
74%

2012

 
 
71%

2011

 
 
71%
Science

The state average for Science was 41% in 2013.

25 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
28%

2012

 
 
40%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

The state average for Math was 62% in 2014.

24 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
58%

2013

 
 
45%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
52%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 72% in 2014.

24 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
79%

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
86%

2011

 
 
87%
Writing

The state average for Writing was 59% in 2014.

24 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
71%

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
62%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

The state average for Math was 62% in 2014.

100 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
64%

2013

 
 
60%

2012

 
 
65%

2011

 
 
64%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 73% in 2014.

100 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
78%

2013

 
 
79%

2012

 
 
84%

2011

 
 
71%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

All Students62%
Female57%
Male66%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students58%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I63%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities62%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English58%
Non-migrant62%

Reading

All Students58%
Female50%
Male67%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students54%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I58%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities58%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English54%
Non-migrant58%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

All Students56%
Female43%
Male73%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino36%
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students52%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I58%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities56%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English58%
Non-migrant56%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a

Reading

All Students64%
Female50%
Male82%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino54%
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students61%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I66%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities64%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English67%
Non-migrant64%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

All Students58%
Female43%
Male80%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino50%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students53%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I59%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities60%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English64%
Non-migrant58%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a

Reading

All Students79%
Female86%
Male70%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino79%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students76%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I82%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities82%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English79%
Non-migrant79%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a

Writing

All Students71%
Female71%
Male70%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latino71%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)n/a
Economically disadvantaged students72%
Not economically disadvantaged studentsn/a
Title I78%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Students without disabilities73%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English74%
Non-migrant71%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

Math

All Students64%
Female58%
Male72%
Black or African Americann/a
Asian50%
Hispanic or Latino70%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)62%
Economically disadvantaged students65%
Not economically disadvantaged students54%
Title I63%
Students with disabilities23%
Students without disabilities70%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)52%
Proficient in English67%
Non-migrant64%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a

Reading

All Students78%
Female81%
Male75%
Black or African Americann/a
Asian75%
Hispanic or Latino83%
Multiracialn/a
White (non-Hispanic)79%
Economically disadvantaged students79%
Not economically disadvantaged students63%
Title I79%
Students with disabilities31%
Students without disabilities85%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)71%
Proficient in English80%
Non-migrant78%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a
Former LEP student - monitoring year 2n/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2013-2014 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. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. 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.

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.

Source: Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Hispanic 44% 21%
White 26% 65%
Two or more races 10% 2%
Asian 9% 3%
Black 9% 8%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 1%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 81%N/A43%
Source: NCES, 2010-2011

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