Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 8

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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
10 Indian Run Trail
Smithfield, RI 02917
Phone
(401) 949-2056
District
SMITHFIELD
County
PROVIDENCE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
621
Classroom Teachers
47

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Rhode Island

7

(10 is best)

Better than 69.6% of RI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Vincent J. Gallagher Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
34%
54%
39%
33%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
48%
30%
47%
31%
49%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
54%
30%
59%
36%
49%
25%
54%
30%
59%
36%
49%
25%
    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 6 223 35.9%
Grade 7 188 30.3%
Grade 8 210 33.8%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 621 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 90.0% 89.7% 59.0%
Black 0.8% 1.1% 9.2%
Hispanic 7.7% 7.2% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.3% 1.8% 3.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.3% 13.9% 46.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.5% 10.1% 41.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.8% 3.8% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 21,630 1,059,361
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 779.0 1,025
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.5% 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.1% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.8% 27.5%
65 OR OLDER 20.7% 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 7,817 410,489
Single Parent Households With Children 5.2% 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.0% 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 34.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 21.3% 14.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.0% 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.8% 13.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 15.1% 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.2% 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.5% 12.5%
$15,000 or less 8.1% 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,073 $23,973,740 60.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,527 $3,634,260 9.1%
Staff $497 $1,182,860 3.0%
General Administration $227 $540,260 1.4%
School Administration $791 $1,882,580 4.7%
Operation $1,219 $2,901,220 7.3%
Transportation $713 $1,696,940 4.2%
Other $474 $1,128,120 2.8%
Total Support $5,448 $12,966,240 32.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,265 $3,010,700 7.5%
Total Expenditures $16,785 $39,948,300 100.0%
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%