The Compass School

Serves grades KG - 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
537 Old North Road
Kingston, RI 02881
Phone
(401) 788-8322
District
THE COMPASS SCHOOL
County
WASHINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
177
Classroom Teachers
13

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Rhode Island

9

(10 is best)

Better than 80.4% of RI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

The Compass School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
40%
42%
50%
48%
30%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
42%
35%
47%
37%
36%
33%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
52%
35%
61%
39%
42%
31%
52%
35%
61%
39%
42%
31%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
66%
34%
68%
39%
63%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

80 60 40 20 0
72%
30%
77%
31%
66%
28%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
62%
30%
76%
36%
48%
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
14
14
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 18 10.2%
Grade 1 18 10.2%
Grade 2 20 11.3%
Grade 3 21 11.9%
Grade 4 19 10.7%
Grade 5 20 11.3%
Grade 6 20 11.3%
Grade 7 20 11.3%
Grade 8 21 11.9%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 177 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 98.2% 98.2% 59.0%
Black 0.0% 0.0% 9.2%
Hispanic 1.2% 1.2% 27.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.0% 3.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.6% 1.0%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 6.8% 6.8% 46.8%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 6.8% 41.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 5.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 1,059,361
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 1,025
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 17.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 27.5%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.8%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 410,489
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 10.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 88.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 34.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 14.9%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 16.9%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 13.3%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 16.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 14.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 12.5%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,994 $1,510,992 57.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $548 $92,064 3.5%
Staff $95 $15,960 0.6%
General Administration $696 $116,928 4.4%
School Administration $720 $120,960 4.6%
Operation $1,185 $199,080 7.6%
Transportation $1,333 $223,944 8.5%
Other $1,429 $240,072 9.1%
Total Support $6,006 $1,009,008 38.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $655 $110,040 4.2%
Total Expenditures $15,655 $2,630,040 100.0%
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%