Sherman School



Sherman School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Sherman School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 39
1 32
2 49
3 51
4 57
5 51
6 55
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Sherman School is a public elementary school located in Warwick, RI in the Warwick School District. It enrolls 334 students in grades 1st through 12th. Sherman School is the 95th largest public school in Rhode Island and the 38,536th largest nationally. It has 13.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 334
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.5

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Sherman School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 174
(52%)
2,299
(47%)
 Male 160
(48%)
2,584
(53%)

Sherman School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 270
(81%)
3,950
(81%)
 Hispanic 20
(6%)
427
(9%)
 Two or More 17
(5%)
177
(4%)
 Black 14
(4%)
110
(2%)
 Asian 10
(3%)
192
(4%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
22
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)

Sherman School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 222
(66%)
3,217
(66%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 94
(28%)
1,425
(29%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(5%)
241
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 185 ranked schools in Rhode Island, Sherman School is ranked 98th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Sherman School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.5%) is 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.

Sherman School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 380
2006 357
2007 343
2008 358
2009 434
2010 396
2011 390
2012 402
2013 403
2014 363
2015 334

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.9
2006 21
2007 12.1
2008 12.1
2009 14.2
2010 13
2011 12.6
2012 15.3
2013 15.2
2014 13.8
2015 13.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22368421052632
2006 0.2296918767507
2007 0.2332361516035
2008 0.22905027932961
2009 0.28571428571429
2010 0.31060606060606
2011 0.3025641025641
2012 0.32089552238806
2013 0.31017369727047
2014 0.33608815426997
2015 0.33532934131737

Compare Sherman School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,360.0% 13.6:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.5%
 
State Average 49.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Sherman School
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Public KG - 06 334 13.6:1  
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Public KG - 06 313 15.3:1 1 miles
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Private PK - 08 253 15:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 247 16.9:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 254 11.2:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 06 262 12:1 3 miles
St Peter School
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Private PK - 08 230 11:1 3 miles
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Public KG - 06 347 14.6:1 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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