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1378 Douglas Ave
North Providence, RI 02904

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Teacher effectiveness: Ineffective
Submitted by a parent · March 18, 2016
Teachers spend a lot of time teaching kids "testing tricks" instead of the material. Math is neglected. Science is theoretical, with little experiments and real life examples. Music, art and library teachers are fantastic.

Amount of homework: Not enough
Submitted by a parent · March 18, 2016
Not enough "regular homework", such as math practice problems. Poor quality of teaching. However, too many "special projects" that eat into 2-3 weekends at the time and cost $$$ in supplies.

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Submitted by a parent · June 09, 2014
It is clear that the PTO runs the show here. Their children all get the preferable teachers and their children are in the same classrooms each year. It is a very segregated school in this way. Parents are not very friendly. Quality of education is... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 15, 2014
The test scores will tell you 1/2 of the story (this school has great scores!). But parental reviews are important because they tell you about the atmosphere. I have two kids - one in Stephen Olney, one in Graystone (special ed). I like Stephen... more

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Stephen Olney School
1378 Douglas Ave, North Providence, RI  02904
Rating: 5 out of 5 based on 29 reviews. (401) 233-1160
Last modified Stephen Olney School is a Public school that serves grades K-5. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 4 out of 10 based on academic quality.
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