The following state and national data links are useful for the development of science outreach grants and Broader Impacts outreach components of research proposals.
Rhode Island Data
Public District and State Report Cards
Provides information on individual schools' performance compared to district and state performance. Also indicates whether the school has met its annual performance goals as set by the Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
Lists of schools by type in the state, organizations affiliated with Rhode Island school districts, principals, etc.
Statewide Student Achievement
Reports on attendance, test results, and related measures for the state as a whole.
Provides measures of student performance for each state school by grade level. Includes annual-year targets, NECAP measures, and SAT and AP score averages.
Common Core State Standards
Rhode Island curriculum standards in math and literacy
Grade Level/Span Expectations (GLEs/GSEs)
Top 100 Producers of Minority Degrees
Search by college, degree type, and ethnicity
NCSES- National Center for Science and Engineering Statistics
Links to NCSES publications, surveys, and data
SAIPE-Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates
List schools districts and their boundaries and identifies school districts eligible for Title 1 funding.