Ashton School



Ashton School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ashton School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 43
1 39
2 43
3 38
4 43
5 42
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ashton School is a public elementary school located in Cumberland, RI in the Cumberland School District. It enrolls 248 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ashton School is the 152nd largest public school in Rhode Island and the 45,618th largest nationally. It has 14.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 248
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 17.06

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Ashton School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 137
(55%)
1,711
(53%)
 Female 111
(45%)
1,502
(47%)

Ashton School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 194
(78%)
2,604
(81%)
 Asian 34
(14%)
125
(4%)
 Hispanic 13
(5%)
325
(10%)
 Black 6
(2%)
88
(3%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
66
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ashton School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 203
(82%)
2,459
(77%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 38
(15%)
594
(18%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 7
(3%)
160
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Ashton School is ranked 154th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ashton School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 49.2%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Ashton School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 352
2007 360
2008 339
2009 317
2010 304
2011 336
2012 273
2013 258
2014 246
2015 248

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 23.5
2007 13.8
2008 13.5
2009 13.1
2010 14.2
2011 14.6
2012 19.5
2013 19.8
2014 17.3
2015 14.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25761772853186
2006 0.28125
2007 0.26944444444444
2008 0.29793510324484
2009 0.3186119873817
2010 0.3125
2011 0.29166666666667
2012 0.14652014652015
2013 0.19767441860465
2014 0.18292682926829
2015 0.18145161290323

Compare Ashton School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,450.0% 14.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.1%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ashton School
Cumberland, RI
Public KG - 05 248 14.5:1  
Cumberland Preschool Center
Cumberland, RI
Public PK - PK 90 18:1 1 miles
Garvin Memorial
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Public KG - 05 396 14:1 2 miles
Lincoln Central Elementary
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Public KG - 05 332 12.9:1 2 miles
Joseph L. Mccourt Ms
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Public 06 - 08 451 12.7:1 3 miles
Lonsdale Elementary
Lincoln, RI
Public KG - 05 266 12.8:1 3 miles
John J. Mclaughlin Cumberland
Cumberland, RI
Public KG - 05 339 13.7:1 3 miles
North Cumberland Middle School
Cumberland, RI
Public 06 - 08 685 15.9:1 3 miles
Northern Lincoln Elementary
Manville, RI
Public PK - 05 495 13.9:1 3 miles
Community School
Cumberland, RI
Public KG - 05 572 15.4:1 3 miles
The Stork'S Nest Child Academy - Smithfield
Smithfield, RI
Private PK - TK 56 17:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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