School Details

Veazie Street School

211 Veazie St, Providence, RI 02904
(401) 453-8601
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 642 students 14 students/teacher (RI avg is 13)

Test Scores by grade

41%
33%
60%
62%
52%
70%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2013-2014 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Providence School District average
  • Rhode Island state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
43%
65%
46%
45%
69%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2013-2014 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Providence School District average
  • Rhode Island state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

47%
37%
62%
54%
46%
72%
51%
35%
59%

New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP)

In 2013-2014 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math, in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing, and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. GreatSchools ratings currently reflect 2013 test data; the ratings will be updated when the latest NECAP science data is made public and available in the summer of 2014. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.
  • This school in 2014
  • Providence School District average
  • Rhode Island state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Veazie Street School is a public elementary school in Providence. 642 students go to Veazie Street School and identify primarily as Hispanic, Multiracial, and Asian. 90% of the 642 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Veazie Street School is 14:1. R.I. School For The Deaf is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Dance
  • Drawing painting

Sports

  • Basketball
  • Gymnastics

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 52% 63%
Multiracial 5% 3%
Asian 4% %
Asian/Pacific Islander 3% 5%
Black, non-Hispanic 26% 19%
Native American or Native Alaskan 2% 1%
White, non-Hispanic 11% 9%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 90% 81%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (6 years ago)

    Our students have made incredible academic gains through hard work discipline and a new found motivation. The two year student progress is not only noticeable but impressive. Veazie is proud to be the home of the hardest working teachers principal/v.p. and assistants in the city. -Grade 6 Teacher

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Overall score

(based on 2 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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