Public Schools in Bristol County, Rhode Island

There are 13 Public Schools in Bristol County, Rhode Island, serving a population of 49,028 people in an area of 25 square miles. There is 1 Public School per 3,771 people, and 1 Public School per 1 square miles.

In Rhode Island, Bristol County is ranked 5th of 5 counties in Public Schools per capita, and 1st of 5 counties in Public Schools per square mile.

List of Bristol County Public Schools

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


Barrington High School 220 Lincoln Avenue Barrington, RI

Barrington Middle School 261 Middle Highway Barrington, RI

Colt Andrews School 570574 Hope Street Bristol, RI

Guiteras School 35 Washington Street Bristol, RI

Hampden Meadows School 297 New Meadow Road Barrington, RI

Hugh Cole School 50 Asylum Road Warren, RI

Kickemuit Middle School 525 Child Street Warren, RI

Mt. Hope High School 199 Chestnut Street Bristol, RI

Nayatt School 400 Nayatt Road Barrington, RI

Primrose Hill School 282 County Road Barrington, RI

Primrose Hill School 60 Middle Highway Barrington, RI

Rockwell School 1225 Hope Street Bristol, RI

Sowams Elementary School 364 Sowams Road Barrington, RI

About Bristol County Public Schools

Bristol County 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 Bristol County, 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:
  • Bristol County Public School calendars
  • Admissions policies and enrollment
  • Bristol County school district
  • Academics and school curriculum
  • School buses and transportation

Bristol County Public School Statistics

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

Bristol County Public School Enrollment
 Bristol CountyRhode Island
Nursery & Preschool Enrollment194 (32.7%)7,106 (51.7%)
Kindergarten Enrollment294 (67.1%)9,159 (86.3%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 1-4)2,071 (88.3%)40,576 (88.8%)
Elementary School Enrollment (Grades 5-8)1,976 (91.3%)42,719 (88.1%)
High School Enrollment (Grades 9-12)2,092 (82.9%)43,108 (86.1%)
Bristol County Educational Attainment (Age 25+)
 Bristol CountyRhode Island
Less than 9th Grade Education1,194 (3.5%)40,167 (5.5%)
9-12th Grade (No Diploma)2,090 (6.1%)52,194 (7.2%)
High School Graduate (Including Equivalency)7,088 (20.8%)203,355 (27.9%)