North Kingstown


The North Kingstown school district in Rhode Island consists of 8 schools, including 5 elementary schools, 2 middle schools, and 1 high school. The district is home to several standout institutions, with North Kingstown Senior High School and Wickford Middle School ranking among the top schools in the state and earning 5-star ratings from SchoolDigger.

At the elementary level, Hamilton School and Fishing Cove Elementary School stand out as high-performing institutions, with impressive test scores and 5-star ratings. However, the district also includes Suzanne M. Henseler Quidnesset, a school with significantly lower performance and a student population that is predominantly from low-income families, indicating a stark contrast in educational outcomes within the district.

Across the district, factors such as student-teacher ratios and socioeconomic status appear to play a significant role in academic achievement. The schools with the best student-teacher ratios, like Suzanne M. Henseler Quidnesset and Forest Park Elementary School, tend to be among the top performers, suggesting that smaller class sizes may contribute to better educational outcomes. Additionally, the schools with the highest free/reduced lunch rates, such as Suzanne M. Henseler Quidnesset, also have the lowest test scores, highlighting the potential correlation between socioeconomic status and academic achievement.

District Detail

 100 Romano Vineyard Way
North Kingstown, RI 02852

 (401) 268-6403

SchoolDigger Rank:
12th of 59 Rhode Island districts

See the 2023 Rhode Island District rankings!
Grades served: PK, KG-12
Students: 3,798

Primary Schools: 5
Middle Schools: 2
High Schools: 1
Alternative Schools: 0
We found 8 schools.

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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Rhode Island Department of Education.

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