Dr. Jorge Alvarez Hs Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
12.7
Math Proficiency
1.2
Reading Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 545 Students
  • 40 Teachers

Dr. Jorge Alvarez Hs
375 ADELAIDE AVE
PROVIDENCE, RI 02907

Phone: (401) 456-0676

District: Providence Public School District

Overview

At Dr. Jorge Alvarez Hs, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Dr. Jorge Alvarez Hs is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 96 percent. Dr. Jorge Alvarez Hs is 1 of 12 high schools in the Providence Public School District.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 545
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 96%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 91%
Full-Time Teachers 40

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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 47%
Proficient in Math 2%
College Readiness Index 12.7

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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 12
Total Students 7,266
Proficient in Reading (district average) 62%
Proficient in Math (district average) 10%
College Readiness (district average) 13.4

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Nearby Schools

Dr. Jorge Alvarez Hs is 1 of 12 schools in the Providence Public School District.

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