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Ponaganset High School
  • Public
  • North Scituate, RI

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B+
  2. Diversity
    grade C
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade B minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Health & Safety
    grade B+
  7. Administration
    grade C
  8. Sports
    grade A
  9. Food
    grade B+
  10. Resources & Facilities
    grade A

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Ponaganset High School is an above average, public school located in North Scituate, RI. It has 801 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 12 to 1. According to state test scores, 37% of students are at least proficient in math and 57% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
57%
Percent Proficient - Math
37%
Average Graduation Rate
87%
Average SAT
1160
164 responses
Average ACT
26
20 responses
AP Enrollment
28%

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$89,391
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,087
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$292,000
National
$217,500

Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
grade B+
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
87%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 15 responses
Poll
73%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 15 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 41 responses
  • Battle of the classes
    39%
  • Holiday pagaent
    15%
  • Spirit Week
    15%
  • Homecoming
    12%
  • Homecoming
    10%
  • Pep rallies
    10%

Students

Diversity
grade C
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
801
Free or Reduced Lunch
15%
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 15 responses
93%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 15 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 15 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$75,939
Teachers in First/Second Year
19.7%
60%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 20 responses
75%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 20 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 20 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$21,200 / year
National
$12,239
70%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 20 responses
45%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 20 responses
60%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 20 responses

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