Details overview

Hours 8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
School leader Doreen Engel
Type Religious
Transportation options Yes

Programs

Basic school information

Dress code Uniforms
Religious / Parochial Yes
Religious affiliation Roman Catholic
Day or Boarding offered Day school

Academic focus and philosophy

Academic themes / Areas of focus Arts (all)
Multiculturalism / Global
Instructional / curriculum models used Direct instruction
Multi-aged classrooms
Standards-based
Teacher-run

Classes

2
Visual Arts
including: Drawing / Sketching
2
Music
including: Choir / Chorus
3
Languages
including: Spanish
Music Choir / Chorus
Instrumental and theory music lessons
Performing & written arts Dance
Drama
Media arts None
Computer animation
Visual arts Drawing / Sketching
Painting
World languages taught American Sign Language (ASL)
Chinese - Mandarin
Spanish
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Spanish

Support

8
Facilities
including: Music room
Facilities Art room
Chapel / spiritual reflection center
Computer lab
Internet access
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Science lab
Extra learning resources Acceleration
Differentiated learning programs
Mentoring
Tutoring
Level of special education programming Basic - school offers or partners to provide services based on the needs of individual students
Level of ESL/ELL programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular ESL/ELL needs

Early childhood program

Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age 3 years old

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
Hispanic 47% 22%
White 36% 64%
Black 17% 8%
Two or more races 0% 3%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 1%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 3%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

4
Girls Sports
including: Track
3
Boys Sports
including: Track
5
Clubs
including: Girl Scouts
Girls sports Basketball
Cheerleading
Soccer
Track
Boys sports Basketball
Soccer
Track
Clubs Boy Scouts
Chess club
Cub Scouts
Dance club
Girl Scouts
Clubs - dance Zumba
Extended care / Extended programs After

Culture

Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Coach sports teams or extracurricular activities
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer time after school
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Raphael's
  LaSalle Academy
  Bishop Keogh

Awards

Academic award Innovation Institute School - Boston College
Year received 2012

Teachers

10
Staff
including: Coach(es)
Staff Art teacher
Computer specialist
Coach(es)
Music teacher
PE instructor
Priest, pastor, or other religious personnel
Robotics / Technology specialist
Speech therapist(s)
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options Buses / vans shared with other schools
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Diocese of Providence
  Providence Colle

Enrollment

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Type of application deadline Rolling
Tuition range (low) $3000
Tuition range (high) $5000
For the year 2011-2012
Financial aid offered School-based aid
Outside scholarships
Vouchers accepted Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012