There are 201 private schools in Rhode Island, serving 27,988 students.
The average private school tuition is $7,269 for elementary schools and $22,560 for high schools (view national tuition averages).
Minority enrollment is 20% and the student:teacher ratio is 11:1.
Our athletic facilities at Faxon Farm, located 15 minutes away in Rehoboth, MA, feature the only turf field dedicated to women's sports in southeastern New England.
Each class chooses a community service to perform. Here the whole school raises funds for epilepsy awareness-the Matty Hatty fund.
Prout's up-to-date science and math laboratories are impressive and provide a great environment for learning.
PreK students enjoy their bright & sunny room, having moved up the hill to the "big school" after many years of being housed in a separate small building on the property.
Rhode Island Private Schools by County
County# Schools# Students% Minority
1010 Schools1,3311,331 Students9% 9% Minority
3939 Schools4,8414,841 Students12% 12% Minority
1414 Schools2,1862,186 Students16% 16% Minority
113113 Schools17,00317,003 Students26% 26% Minority
2424 Schools2,5682,568 Students11% 11% Minority
November 24, 2015
Many parents search for an answer to the question "How do I provide the kind of religious education I want for my child?" Religious education is a very personal, subjective matter. We explore some of your options.
November 19, 2015
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
October 04, 2015
This A-Z list is designed to make you aware of the many things involved in choosing the right school for your child.