Founders Academy



Founders Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Founders Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 44
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Founders Academy is a public elementary school located in Woonsocket, RI in the Beacon Charter School District. It enrolls 44 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 11.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 44
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 11:1
Full Time Teachers: 4

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Founders Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 25
(57%)
25
(57%)
 Female 19
(43%)
19
(43%)

Founders Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 28
(64%)
28
(64%)
 Hispanic 9
(20%)
9
(20%)
 Two or More 5
(11%)
5
(11%)
 Black 2
(5%)
2
(5%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Founders Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 21
(48%)
21
(48%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 17
(39%)
17
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(14%)
6
(14%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Founders Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (52.3%) is slightly higher than the state average of 49.2%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Compare Founders Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,100.0% 11.0:1
 
1,334.6% 13.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.2%
 
This School 52.3%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Founders Academy
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Public 06 - 06 44 11:1  
Citizens Memorial School
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Public 03 - 05 397 20.9:1 1 miles
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Private 06 - 12 629 17:1 1 miles
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Public KG - 05 400 19:1 1 miles
Greater Woonsocket Catholic Regional School
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Private PK - 08 333 14:1 1 miles
Governor Aram J. Pothier School
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Public PK - 03 528 21.6:1 1 miles
Kevin K. Coleman School
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Public KG - 05 292 22.5:1 1 miles
Woonsocket Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 1,276 12.4:1 1 miles
Bernon Heights School
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Public KG - 05 463 20.1:1 1 miles
Msgr Gadoury Primary School
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Private PK - 02 147 16:1 2 miles
Good Shepherd Catholic School
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Private 03 - 08 188 16:1 2 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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