Ponaganset High School

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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
137 Anan Wade Road
North Scituate, RI 02857
Phone
(401) 710-7500
District
FOSTER-GLOCESTER
County
PROVIDENCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
859
Classroom Teachers
67

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Rhode Island

7

(10 is best)

Better than 64.7% of RI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Ponaganset High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
47%
39%
57%
49%
37%
30%
47%
39%
57%
49%
37%
30%
    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
13
12
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 9 243 28.3%
Grade 10 235 27.4%
Grade 11 202 23.5%
Grade 12 179 20.8%
Total 859 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.7% 95.2% 57.8%
Black 0.5% 0.7% 9.3%
Hispanic 2.3% 2.7% 28.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.2% 3.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 1.1%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 16.1% 14.7% 47.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.0% 11.6% 41.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 3.0% 3.1% 6.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,854 1,059,361
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 136.6 1,025
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.1% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.0% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 34.9% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 17.1% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,425 410,489
Single Parent Households With Children 6.7% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.0% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.0% 34.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 18.2% 14.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 26.8% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.8% 13.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.0% 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 11.9% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.1% 12.5%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $9,906 $12,402,000 48.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,477 $1,849,000 7.3%
Staff $600 $751,000 3.0%
General Administration $301 $377,000 1.5%
School Administration $922 $1,154,000 4.5%
Operation $2,137 $2,675,000 10.5%
Transportation $949 $1,188,000 4.7%
Other $823 $1,031,000 4.1%
Total Support $7,208 $9,025,000 35.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,156 $3,951,000 15.6%
Total Expenditures $20,270 $25,378,000 100.0%
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%