Cranston Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Cranston School District Details

Cranston School District
845 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI 02910

10,475 Students enrolled in District

24 Schools in District

13 Students Per Classroom (State average is 13)

Cranston School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Rhode Island

(10 is best)

Better than of RI school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
35%
42%
40%
27%
30%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Arlington School
155 Princess Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02920
PK-05
Cranston Career & Tech Center School
100 Metropolitan Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02920
11-12
Cranston Early Learning Center School
45 Sprague Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02910
PK-PK
Cranston High School East
899 Park Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02910
09-12
Cranston High School West
80 Metropolitan Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02920
09-12
Daniel D. Waterman School
722 Pontiac Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02910
KG-05
Eden Park School
180 Oakland Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02910
KG-05
Edgewood Highland School
160 Pawtuxet Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02905
PK-05
Edward S. Rhodes School
160 Shaw Avenue
Cranston, RI, 02905
KG-05
Garden City School
70 Plantations Drive
Cranston, RI, 02920
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.9% 57.8%
Black 5.2% 9.3%
Hispanic 31.5% 28.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 9.4% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.0% 1.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.5% 47.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.1% 41.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.4% 6.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,536 $97,359,000 55.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,921 $19,612,000 11.2%
Staff $292 $2,986,000 1.7%
General Administration $150 $1,530,000 0.9%
School Administration $751 $7,672,000 4.4%
Operation $1,042 $10,636,000 6.1%
Transportation $622 $6,354,000 3.6%
Other $654 $6,679,000 3.8%
Total Support $5,433 $55,469,000 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,167 $22,120,000 12.6%
Total Expenditures $17,135 $174,948,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,415 $1,351,556,000 51.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,848 $265,256,000 10.0%
Staff $664 $95,330,000 3.6%
General Administration $247 $35,498,000 1.3%
School Administration $830 $119,127,000 4.5%
Operation $1,312 $188,318,000 7.1%
Transportation $708 $101,701,000 3.9%
Other $659 $94,617,000 3.6%
Total Support $6,268 $899,847,000 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,712 $389,334,000 14.7%
Total Expenditures $18,395 $2,640,737,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%