Avg. test scores 43%
High school dipl. 7%
Bachelors degree 14%

East Providence school information

IndexEast ProvidenceRhode IslandNational
Average Test Scores28%33%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:115:116:1
Total public schools919379,221
Total private schools711424,874
Total post-secondary schools1247,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in East Providence are 43% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 9 public schools in East Providence
  • 79.0% of people in East Providence have completed 8th grade
  • 77.1% of people in East Providence have completed high school
  • 25.9% of people in East Providence have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in East Providence

      IndexEast ProvidenceRhode IslandNational
      Completed 8th grade79.0%83.8%84.3%
      Completed high school77.1%82.4%83.0%
      Completed some college53.2%59.3%59.4%
      Completed associate degree34.0%41.0%38.5%
      Completed bachelors25.9%32.5%30.3%
      Completed masters9.5%13.1%11.5%
      Completed professional degree3.0%3.9%3.3%
      Completed doctorate1.1%1.8%1.3%

      East Providence, RI School Districts

      • East Providence School District

      There are a total of 9 public schools, 7 private schools and 1 post-secondary schools in East Providence. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for East Providence, RI schools is 28%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In East Providence, RI, an average of 79.0% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 77.1% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Norton Center, MA2,73282%67%
      Somerset, MA18,27968%39%
      Attleboro, MA44,12158%18%
      Melville, RI1,37057%16%
      Taunton, MA56,50451%3%
      East Providence, RI47,26028%43%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Pearl City, HI47,24159%21%
      Ceres, CA47,23131%37%
      Minot, ND47,33838%23%
      Wauwatosa, WI47,38861%25%
      Lawrence, IN47,41557%16%
      East Providence, RI47,26028%43%
      Source: The East Providence, RI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.