Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School

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195 Nelson St

Providence, RI 02908

(401) 456-9403

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 530

Students Per Teacher: 25

Parent Reviews

4 Parent Reviews for Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School

I loved this school so much. Back the early 00 s, most of the teachers were great except one or two. They pushed me to learn more and they gave me a lot of homework. Yes, there were a ton of buget cuts, but the school was still good. When I transferred to Paul Cuffe e, I was ahead in all of my studies. ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/22/13

I love this school and more importantly so does my son. The principal is outstanding and knows every childs first name.Their test scores say more than I ever could.Keep up the good work students,teachers,parents, and the Mrs. Picard. T.H.

Posted by a parent on 09/30/08

This is the best public school in Providence. The teachers care about not only the education of the students but the students' welfare. They often reach out to help out to families.

Posted by a teacher on 04/12/08

While RFK has a great teaching staff and principal, it is more than a 16 to 1 student ratio. My daughter has 26 students in her class and my son has 24. Many programs that enriched the children have been eliminated because of cutbacks. RFK had a promising school band, but they can no longer perform because ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/30/04

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Test scores for Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School

NECAP* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School
Providence School District
Rhode Island
* In 2011-2012 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Providence schools — Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School is located at 195 Nelson St, Providence RI 02908. 195 Nelson St is in the 02908 ZIP code in Providence, RI The school district for Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School is the Providence School District. Robert F. Kennedy Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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