Barrington High School in Barrington Town, RI - Niche

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Barrington High School is a public school in Barrington Town, Rhode Island. It has 1,126 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 81% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 101 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

220 Lincoln Ave
Barrington, RI 02806
(401) 247-3150

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 101 reviews
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    • High School Senior
    • 5
    Extracurriculars: Barrington is a great school for extracurricular activities. Anyone can do them from sports, to clubs to student council there Is a place for everyone!
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Food: There are always healthier options.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: Would say the policies are fair and balanced.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Sports & Fitness: The gym is mediocre, but the sports offered are very extensive.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Most are very helpful. Some couldn't care less.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.66 St. Andrews School Private, Boarding, Religious
Barrington Christian Academy Private, Religious
Red Brick Nursery School Private
St. Luke Elementary School Private, Religious
4.33 Hampden Meadows School Public
4.33 Primrose Hill School Public
4.33 Barrington Middle School Public
4.33 Nayatt School Public
2.00 Alice M. Waddington Elementary School Public
4.33 Sowams Elementary School Public
2.33 James R. Oldham School Public
The Children's Workshop Private
2.33 Riverside Middle School Public
East Bay Career Academy Private, Alternative
Our Lady of Fatima High School Private, Religious
3.33 George R. Martin Elementary School Public
3.33 Rockwell School Public
3.33 Kickemuit Middle School Public
3.00 Gorton Junior High School Public
3.00 Hugh Cole Elementary School Public
2.33 Kent Heights Elementary School Public
2.66 Wyman School Public
2.66 Silver Spring School Public
St. Peter School Private, Religious
2.33 Edward R. Martin Middle School Public
St. Kevin School Private, Religious
3.00 Providence Country Day School Private
2.66 Mt. Hope High School Public
2.33 Cottrell F. Hoxsie School Public
2.66 Warwick Neck School Public
2.66 Sherman School Public
3.00 Edward S. Rhodes School Public
Mark G. Hoyle Elementary School Public
2.00 East Providence High School Public
3.33 Guiteras Elementary School Public
2.00 Emma G. Whiteknact School Public
2.33 Bishop Hendricken High School Private, Religious, All-Boys
2.66 Edgewood Highland School Public
St. Paul School Private, Religious
2.66 Francis School Public
Overbrook Academy Private, Religious, All-Girls
3.00 Colt Andrews School Public
3.00 Randall Holden School Public
Our Lady of Mt. Carmel School Private, Religious
2.66 Pilgrim High School Public
Westbay Children's Center Private
2.00 Agnes B. Hennessey Elementary School Public
2.00 Orlo Avenue School Public
3.00 Chester W. Barrows School Public
3.00 Seekonk High School Public
2.66 Oakland Beach Elementary School Public
Sacred Heart School Private, Religious
2.00 Alan Shawn Feinstein Elementary at Broad Street Public
2.66 Holliman Elementary School Public
3.00 Aldrich Junior High School Public
2.66 Warwick Veterans Memorial High School Public
3.00 Park View Middle School Public
2.66 Joseph G. Luther Elementary School Public
3.33 Mildred Aitken School Public
Roger Williams Daycare Center Private
Meeting Street School Private, Special Education
Play & Learn Preschool Private
Providence Academy of International Studies Public
2.00 William B. Cooley Sr. Health & Science Technology High School Public
Sergeant Cornel Young Jr. Elementary School Public
2.00 Charlotte Woods Elementary School Public
St. Margaret School Private, Religious
2.66 Vartan Gregorian Elementary School Public
2.66 Myron J. Francis Elementary School Public
2.00 Roger Williams Middle School Public
St. Matthew School Private, Religious
3.00 Norwood School Public
The Wolf School Private, Special Education
2.00 Mary E. Fogarty Elementary School Public
French-American School of Rhode Island Private
3.66 Lincoln School Private, Religious, All-Girls
2.66 Lippitt School Public
2.66 Metropolitan Regional Career & Technical Center Public
2.00 Lillian Feinstein Elementary School at Sackett Street Public
2.66 School One Private
Brown/Fox Point Early Childhood Education Center Private
Bishop McVinney Elementary School Private, Religious
Elmwood Community School Private, Special Education
Montessori Children's House Private, Montessori
2.00 Robert L. Bailey IV Elementary School Public
2.33 Highlander Charter School Public, Charter
2.33 Park School Public
Edmund W. Flynn Elementary School Public
Beautiful Beginnings Child Care Center Private
The Tides School Private, Special Education
The Hamilton School at Wheeler Private, Special Education
4.00 Wheeler School Private
Precious Angels Child Care Center Private
Tavares Pediatric & Education Center Private, Special Education
3.33 Dr. Kevin M. Hurley Middle School Public
3.33 William R. Dutemple School Public
Community Preparatory School Private
4.00 Moses Brown School Private, Religious

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.33 Barrington Middle School 1 mi. 791
2.33 Riverside Middle School 3 mi. 593
3.33 Kickemuit Middle School 3 mi. 769
3.00 Hugh Cole Elementary School 4 mi. 650
2.33 Edward R. Martin Middle School 5 mi. 598

Around Barrington High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Female 48%
Male 51%

Student Diversity

Barrington High School United States Barrington Middle School Edward R. Martin Middle School Hugh Cole Elementary School Kickemuit Middle School Riverside Middle School
White 93.0% 51.6% 92.0% 70.0% 86.0% 89.0% 79.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.7% 4.0% 2.0% 1.0% 0% 0%
African American 1.0% 15.2% 0% 14.0% 2.0% 2.0% 8.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 2.0% 0% 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 24.5% 0% 7.0% 4.0% 4.0% 7.0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Multiracial 0% 2.6% 1.0% 2.0% 5.0% 2.0% 2.0%


Grade 9 24.3%
Grade 10 25.1%
Grade 11 23.2%
Grade 12 27.4%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 78% Yes
  • 11% Not sure.
  • 11% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 100% Good academic programs and sports teams

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 73% Sometimes the work load, but it's helpful
  • 27% Cliques

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 7 responses

  • 86% We are ranked best public school in Rhode Island.
  • 14% Its teachers

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 71% Excels
  • 29% Cliques

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 50% Go to any teacher if you need help
  • 25% Keep your grades up and get involved school clubs
  • 25% Join a sports team

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 86% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.