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Narragansett Elementary School

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Posted August 27, 2010

Great school! I have 2 children there. Whenever they need any extra help the entire staff is more than accomodating!
—Submitted by a parent


Posted March 11, 2010

it is a wonderful school i can't say anything bad about anybody.everybody that works with my little boy is doing a excellent job
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 18, 2009

Oh the great care they have for all the students to succeed in life. Finding their weak points to make them their strong points. The whole staff puts in great effort for every child every day this school is so great!!
—Submitted by a parent


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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.

103 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
81%

2013

 
 
81%

2012

 
 
83%

2011

 
 
78%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 70% in 2014.

103 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
88%

2013

 
 
86%

2012

 
 
87%

2011

 
 
90%
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.

99 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
87%

2013

 
 
85%

2012

 
 
76%

2011

 
 
76%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 69% in 2014.

98 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
90%

2013

 
 
91%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
77%
Science

The state average for Science was 41% in 2013.

97 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
61%

2012

 
 
78%
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 Students81%
Female77%
Male84%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (not Hispanic)84%
Economically disadvantaged students67%
Not economically disadvantaged students88%
Title In/a
Students with disabilities23%
Students without disabilities90%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English81%
Not migrant81%

Reading

All Students88%
Female91%
Male86%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (not Hispanic)91%
Economically disadvantaged students83%
Not economically disadvantaged students91%
Title In/a
Students with disabilities38%
Students without disabilities95%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English88%
Not migrant88%
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 Students87%
Female88%
Male87%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (not Hispanic)91%
Economically disadvantaged students66%
Not economically disadvantaged students92%
Title In/a
Students with disabilities30%
Students without disabilities95%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English88%
Not migrant87%
Former LEP student - monitoring year 1n/a

Reading

All Students90%
Female93%
Male87%
Black or African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanic or Latinon/a
White (not Hispanic)92%
Economically disadvantaged students84%
Not economically disadvantaged students92%
Title In/a
Students with disabilities40%
Students without disabilities96%
Limited English proficiency (LEP)n/a
Proficient in English91%
Not migrant90%
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

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 90% 64%
Two or more races 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaska Native 2% 1%
Hispanic 2% 22%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 1% 3%
Black 1% 8%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students participating in free or reduced-price lunch program 9%N/A43%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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55 Mumford Rd
Narragansett, RI 02882
Phone: (401) 792-9420

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