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PROVIDENCE, RHODE ISLAND SCHOOLS AND NEIGHBORHOODS: WE ARE HERE TO HELP
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ABOUT Providence, Rhode Island SCHOOLS
Providence schools boast a total student population of 47,272 attending 103 schools in 20 public school districts and 59 private schools. Public school revenue and expenditures vary by school district but Providence public schools spend an average of $8,979 per student each year.
Student teacher ratio is an important statistic cluing parents into the probable attention their child might receive individually in a classroom setting. Providence public schools average a student teacher ratio of 13:1. Providence private schools average 4:1. Also, high schools in Providence average a student body population of 607, while Providence middle schools and elementary schools average student body populations of 496 and 342 respectively.
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CHOOSING THE BEST SCHOOL FOR YOUR CHILD: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW
It wasn't so long ago that a child's education was limited to geographical boundaries set by the local school district. Increasingly, government is injecting "choice" into the equation by allowing children to enroll in the school of their choosing, regardless of where they live, as long as there is sufficient classroom space available.