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  • Melville School
  • 1351 West Main Road, Melville
  • Portsmouth
  • Grades: PK - 3 · Students: 294
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 15:1
  • Howard Hathaway School
  • 53 Tallman Avenue, Portsmouth
  • Portsmouth
  • Grades: KG - 3 · Students: 356
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 18:1
  • Portsmouth Middle School
  • 125 Jepson Lane, Portsmouth
  • Portsmouth
  • Grades: 4 - 8 · Students: 948
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 20:1
  • Portsmouth High School
  • 120 Education Lane, Portsmouth
  • Portsmouth
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 919
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1

Melville school information

IndexMelvilleRhode IslandNational
Average Test Scores57%33%49%
Student/Teacher ration/a15:116:1
Total public schoolsn/a19379,221
Total private schoolsn/a11424,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a247,963
The Melville, RI educational system consists of n/a public schools, n/a private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Melville public schools have average test scores of 57% which is 72% higher than than the Rhode Island average and 16% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Melville public schools is n/a, compared to 15:1 in Rhode Island and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 97.0% of students have completed 8th grade, 97.0% have completed high school, 42.9% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 2.2% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Melville

IndexMelvilleRhode IslandNational
Completed 8th grade97.0%83.8%84.3%
Completed high school97.0%82.4%83.0%
Completed some college79.1%59.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree49.9%41.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors42.9%32.5%30.3%
Completed masters18.9%13.1%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.2%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.8%1.3%

Melville, RI School Districts

Portsmouth School District

Listed above are Portsmouth School District, Melville schools. To customize your list of Portsmouth School District schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Portsmouth School District schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Somerset, MA18,27968%39%
Smith Mills, MA4,73267%35%
Wakefield-Peacedale, RI8,90464%29%
Kingston, RI6,89155%11%
Narragansett Pier, RI3,70847%4%
Melville, RI1,37057%16%

Cities with similar population

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Pleasant Valley, NY1,37020%59%
Prentiss, MS1,37016%67%
Berrien Springs, MI1,37047%5%
Kalida, OH1,37090%83%
Marmet, WV1,37040%20%
Melville, RI1,37057%16%
Source: The Melville, 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.