Howard Hathaway School



Howard Hathaway School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Howard Hathaway School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 83
1 91
2 88
3 99
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Howard Hathaway School is a public elementary school located in Portsmouth, RI in the Portsmouth School District. It enrolls 361 students in grades 1st through 12th. Howard Hathaway School is the 75th largest public school in Rhode Island and the 35,990th largest nationally. It has 15.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 361
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.11

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Howard Hathaway School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 186
(52%)
830
(53%)
 Female 175
(48%)
735
(47%)

Howard Hathaway School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 334
(93%)
1,400
(89%)
 Hispanic 16
(4%)
71
(5%)
 Two or More 7
(2%)
28
(2%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
24
(2%)
 Black 2
(1%)
40
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

Howard Hathaway School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 297
(82%)
1,326
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 50
(14%)
190
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 14
(4%)
49
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Howard Hathaway School is ranked 135th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Howard Hathaway School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (17.7%) 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.

Howard Hathaway School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 353
2006 365
2007 452
2008 433
2009 444
2010 424
2011 363
2012 369
2013 381
2014 356
2015 361

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.8
2006 17.7
2007 27.2
2008 21.6
2009 16.4
2010 17.7
2011 14
2012 21.2
2013 18.1
2014 18
2015 15

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10764872521246
2006 0.1041095890411
2007 0.11504424778761
2008 0.15704387990762
2009 0.14414414414414
2010 0.16981132075472
2011 0.16253443526171
2012 0.17073170731707
2013 0.19685039370079
2014 0.18258426966292
2015 0.17728531855956

Compare Howard Hathaway School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,500.0% 15.0:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 17.7%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Howard Hathaway School
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Public KG - 03 361 15:1  
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Private 01 - 12 78 7:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 432 14:1 3 miles
Colt Andrews School
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Public KG - 05 368 15.3:1 5 miles
Tiverton Middle School
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Public 05 - 08 562 11.2:1 5 miles
The Pennfield School
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Private PK - 08 174 6:1 5 miles
Ranger School
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Public PK - 04 235 13.7:1 5 miles
Our Lady of Mt Carmel
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Private PK - 08 142 10:1 5 miles
Guiteras School
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Public KG - 05 303 14.6:1 5 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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