Classical High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#411
College Readiness Index
49.1
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
3.4
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,047 Students
  • 63 Teachers

Classical High School
770 WESTMINSTER ST
PROVIDENCE, RI 02903

Phone: (401) 456-9145

District: Providence Public School District

Overview

Classical High School is ranked 1st within Rhode Island. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Classical High School is 58 percent. The student body makeup is 40 percent male and 60 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 74 percent. Classical High School is 1 of 11 high schools in the Providence Public School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Gold
National Rank
#411
State Rank
#1

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 1,047
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 74%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 60%
Full-Time Teachers 63

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 98%
Proficient in Math 49%
College Readiness Index 49.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Mid-size City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 11
Total Students 7,102
Proficient in Reading (district average) 60%
Proficient in Math (district average) 11%
College Readiness (district average) 12.3

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