Grades: 4-11 | 18 students
Mercy Centre is a program of Catholic Charities Worcester County.
It was founded by the Sisters of Mercy and Catholic Charities as a school for children with developmental disabilities.
Today, we offer comprehensive educational, vocational and community based services for students from 6-22 years of age.
Mercy Centre provides comprehensive educational and employment training opportunities for students with developmental disabilities, mental retardation, sensory impairments, and/or physical challenges combined with attentional, communication, motor, medical and/or behavioral involvement.
It is designed to maximize a student's independence with a goal of full participation in his/her community in accordance with each student's IEP. It operates full-day sessions during regular school days, 180 days a year.
|School Type||Special Education School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of Private Special Education Centers
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
|Grades Offered||Grades 4-11|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Developmental Disabilities|
|Total Students||18 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 25%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||4 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||2:1
National avg.: 13:1
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
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420 Fruit Hill Ave
North Providence, RI 02911
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AmherstGrades: 5-12 | 40 students
PO Box 370, 31 Old Nashua Road
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RyeGrades: 3-12 | 52 students
1247 Washington Rd.
Rye, NH 03870