Public Schools in East Providence, Rhode Island

There are 16 Public Schools in East Providence, Rhode Island, serving a population of 47,425 people in an area of 14 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 2,964 people, and 1 Public School per square mile.

In Rhode Island, East Providence is ranked 36th of 85 cities in Public Schools per capita, and 24th of 85 cities in Public Schools per square mile.

List of East Providence Public Schools

Find East Providence, Rhode Island public schools, including charter schools, k-12, elementary, middle, and high schools.


Agnes B. Hennessey School 75 Fort Street East Providence, RI

East Providence Career Tech 1998 Pawtucket Avenue East Providence, RI

East Providence High 2000 Pawtucket Avenue East Providence, RI

East Providence High School 1998 Pawtucket Avenue East Providence, RI

East Quogue School 2000 Pawtucket Avenue East Providence, RI

Edward Martin Middle 111 Brown Street East Providence, RI

Emma G. Whiteknact School 261 Grosvenor Avenue East Providence, RI

James R. D. Oldham School 60 Bart Drive East Providence, RI

James RD Oldham School 640 Bullocks Point Avenue East Providence, RI

Kent Heights School 2680 Pawtucket Avenue East Providence, RI

Meadowcrest Early Childhood School 60 Bart Drive East Providence, RI

Myron J. Francis Elementary 64 Bourne Avenue East Providence, RI

Orlo Avenue School 25 Orlo Avenue East Providence, RI

Riverside Middle School 179 Forbes Street East Providence, RI

Silver Spring School 120 Silver Spring Avenue East Providence, RI

Waddington School 101 Legion Way East Providence, RI

About East Providence Public Schools

East Providence Public Schools are tuition-free, publicly funded schools that are legally required to accept and provide an education to all children from Kindergarten age through Grade 12 in East Providence, RI. Each of the fifty state constitutions includes a requirement for the provision of a Public School system, and each state, including Rhode Island, also has a compulsory education law that requires school-age children to attend school.

You may contact Public Schools for questions about:
  • East Providence Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • East Providence school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

East Providence Public School Statistics

Find East Providence Public School Enrollment and Educational Attainment (Age 25+). Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2017 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

East Providence Public School Enrollment
 East ProvidenceProvidence County
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment266 (39.2%)4,565 (55.9%)
Kindergarten Enrollment440 (89.4%)5,843 (87.6%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)1,445 (83.7%)25,745 (89.9%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,778 (87.1%)26,211 (88.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)1,546 (80.1%)26,683 (86.9%)
East Providence Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 East ProvidenceProvidence County
Less than 9th Grade Education2,595 (7.4%)32,783 (7.6%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)3,418 (9.8%)36,941 (8.6%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)10,304 (29.4%)129,501 (30.2%)