Pocasset School



Pocasset School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Pocasset School Students by Grade
PK 25
K 45
1 42
2 43
3 42
4 51
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Pocasset School is a public elementary school located in Tiverton, RI in the Tiverton School District. It enrolls 248 students in grades 1st through 12th. Pocasset School is the 152nd largest public school in Rhode Island and the 45,618th largest nationally. It has 15.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 248
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 15.9

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Pocasset School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 131
(53%)
666
(52%)
 Female 117
(47%)
612
(48%)

Pocasset School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 227
(92%)
1,184
(93%)
 Black 6
(2%)
23
(2%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
16
(1%)
 Two or More 5
(2%)
37
(3%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
14
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
3
(0%)

Pocasset School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 154
(62%)
878
(69%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 85
(34%)
331
(26%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(4%)
69
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Pocasset School is ranked 112th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Pocasset School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (37.9%) is slightly 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.

Pocasset School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 288
2006 298
2007 261
2008 233
2009 249
2010 252
2011 240
2012 224
2013 237
2014 256
2015 248

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.5
2006 14.9
2007 15.4
2008 12.9
2009 14.6
2010 14.8
2011 12.6
2012 12.2
2013 14.5
2014 17.8
2015 15.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22569444444444
2006 0.25503355704698
2007 0.26053639846743
2008 0.1931330472103
2009 0.22489959839357
2010 0.25396825396825
2011 0.31666666666667
2012 0.37946428571429
2013 0.40928270042194
2014 0.3515625
2015 0.37903225806452

Compare Pocasset School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,560.0% 15.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 37.9%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

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Pocasset School
Tiverton, RI
Public PK - 04 248 15.6:1  
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Public KG - 10 1,028 14.1:1 1 miles
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Matthew J Kuss Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 725 13.3:1 2 miles
Letourneau Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 599 16.6:1 2 miles
Ranger School
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Public PK - 04 235 13.7:1 3 miles
William S Greene
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Public PK - 05 754 17:1 3 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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