Portsmouth School District

Know your school choice options in Rhode Island.

In Rhode Island students can attend schools outside their district (called interdistrict choice) if the local school committee finds that it is more convenient or expedient to do so and makes arrangements with the new district. Students can also attend charter schools.

Under the federal No Child Left Behind law, students attending a Title I school designated as "in need of improvement" have the right to attend a higher performing school in the district.
GreatSchools Rating: 9 out of 10. GreatSchools Ratings are based on test results. 10 is best.
This district's rating is based on its schools' test results; 10 is best.
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29 Middle Rd
Portsmouth, RI 02871
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PH: (401) 683-1039
yellow arrow Grades PK-12
yellow arrow 2,715 students
yellow arrow 5 schools
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Portsmouth Middle School

Portsmouth's elementary schools are excellent; and that's about it. It goes down hill ...

Posted 50 days ago

Howard Hathaway School

This school is wonderful! We have recently left the area and have been so sad to leave...

Posted 62 days ago

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