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Revision as of 11:11, 13 February 2014

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List of school districts in Rhode Island

State profile
Number of students: 143,793
Number of schools: 305
Number of school districts: 53
Graduation rate: 76%
Per-pupil spending: $14,723
State school administration
State Commissioner of Education: Deborah Gist
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List of school districts in Rhode Island
Rhode Island
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Rhode Island is home to 53 school districts, 305 schools and 143,793 K-12 students.[1]

Quick facts

The current Commissioner of Education is Deborah Gist. The following lists current members of the Rhode Island Board of Education:[2]

  • Eva-Marie Mancuso, Chair
  • Antonio Barajas, MD
  • Michael Bernstein
  • Colleen A. Callahan
  • Karin Forbes
  • Jo Eva Gaines
  • Michael A. Grande
  • Patrick A. Guida, Esq.
  • William Maaia
  • Lawrence Purtill
  • Mathies Santos

Demographics

The following list details the racial demographics of Rhode Island schools according to the U.S. Department of Education:[1]

Racial demographics
Race  % of Rhode Island students
American Indian 1
Asian 3
African American 8
Hispanic/Latino 21
White 65
Two or more 2

School board elections

Upcoming elections

See also: List of school board elections in 2014

None of the state's largest school districts by enrollment in Rhode Island held elections in 2013. In 2014, Cranston Public Schools and Warwick Public Schools will hold elections for a total of 10 seats on November 4, 2014.

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