Beacon Charter School



Beacon Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Beacon Charter School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 55
10 59
11 54
12 62

Beacon Charter School is a public high school of the Beacon Charter School District located in Woonsocket, RI. It has 230 students in grades 9th through 12th. Beacon Charter School is the 47th largest public high school in Rhode Island and the 16,295th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 12.8 to 1.

Total Students: 230
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 18

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Beacon Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 143
(62%)
143
(62%)
 Male 87
(38%)
87
(38%)

Beacon Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 184
(80%)
184
(80%)
 Hispanic 22
(10%)
22
(10%)
 Black 14
(6%)
14
(6%)
 Asian 5
(2%)
5
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
1
(0%)

Beacon Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 127
(55%)
127
(55%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 80
(35%)
80
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 23
(10%)
23
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Beacon Charter School is ranked 45th out of 0 ranked schools in Rhode Island, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Beacon Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.8%) is slightly higher than the state average of 42.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Beacon Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 115
2006 143
2007 177
2008 193
2009 225
2010 224
2011 226
2012 230

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 5.8
2006 13.6
2007 25.3
2008 16.1
2009 13.2
2010 12.4
2011 12.6
2012 12.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.43478260869565
2006 0.52447552447552
2007 0.51412429378531
2008 0.49740932642487
2009 0.48444444444444
2010 0.46875
2011 0.48230088495575
2012 0.44782608695652

Compare Beacon Charter School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,183.3% 11.8:1
 
1,280.0% 12.8:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.9%
 
This School 44.8%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

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