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About East Greenwich High School

The School

East Greenwich High School is a rigorous public, four-year comprehensive high school with 742 students. The school is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the State of Rhode Island Department of Education. At EGHS motivated students and dedicated educators actively demonstrate a genuine commitment to education, resulting in a dynamic school community and culture that holds rigorous standards for all of its members, yet is committed to helping all achieve success regardless of the arena or discipline. There are 79 highly qualified faculty members who have earned a total of 55 Master’s degrees or higher.

See more information about the academic statistics of outgoing seniors on the "School Profile" of our School Counseling page.

The Community

A town of approximately 14,500 residents, East Greenwich is located 20 miles south of Providence. The community has the highest per capita income in the state and is comprised of people working predominantly in business, industry, and various professional positions.

Additional Information

School ranking sites:


Public School Review

US News and World Report School Rankings

Public information:

RIDE Report Card

National Center for Educational statistics (NCES)


An article on the architectural origins of the current school site, completed in 1967.

An article on the precursor to our modern school system, the East Greenwich Academy.