Cranston High School West

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
80 Metropolitan Avenue
Cranston, RI 02920
Phone
(401) 270-8049
District
CRANSTON
County
PROVIDENCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1493
Classroom Teachers
110

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Rhode Island

8

(10 is best)

Better than 72.9% of RI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Cranston High School West Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
59%
45%
77%
59%
40%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
14
13
13
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 0 0.0%
Grade 1 0 0.0%
Grade 2 0 0.0%
Grade 3 0 0.0%
Grade 4 0 0.0%
Grade 5 0 0.0%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 410 27.5%
Grade 10 349 23.4%
Grade 11 346 23.2%
Grade 12 388 26.0%
Total 1493 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.2% 55.0% 59.0%
Black 1.6% 4.9% 9.2%
Hispanic 12.4% 29.6% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.2% 9.5% 3.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 1.0% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.6% 42.8% 46.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 18.3% 35.8% 41.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 7.1% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 81,196 1,059,361
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 2,810.2 1,025
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.9% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.0% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 30,754 410,489
Single Parent Households With Children 10.4% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.8% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 30.9% 34.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.8% 14.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.1% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.1% 13.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.6% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.0% 12.5%
$15,000 or less 8.6% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,489 $96,417,729 55.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,853 $18,828,333 10.8%
Staff $335 $3,403,935 2.0%
General Administration $135 $1,371,735 0.8%
School Administration $721 $7,326,081 4.2%
Operation $1,061 $10,780,821 6.2%
Transportation $595 $6,045,795 3.5%
Other $644 $6,543,684 3.8%
Total Support $5,344 $54,300,384 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,289 $23,258,529 13.4%
Total Expenditures $17,122 $173,976,642 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,237 $1,324,894,902 51.1%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,789 $256,676,732 9.9%
Staff $652 $93,485,315 3.6%
General Administration $246 $35,252,134 1.4%
School Administration $820 $117,587,821 4.5%
Operation $1,296 $185,829,993 7.2%
Transportation $694 $99,538,496 3.8%
Other $666 $95,560,015 3.7%
Total Support $6,162 $883,905,154 34.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,661 $381,748,070 14.7%
Total Expenditures $18,061 $2,590,527,483 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%