There are 200 private schools in Rhode Island, serving 27,929 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.
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.
Prout's up-to-date science and math laboratories are impressive and provide a great environment for learning.
All science labs are hands-on. Here is a Chemistry lab in action; students also have opportunities outside the classroom to participate in Science Olympiad, Academic Decathlon and other academic competitions.
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
October 04, 2015
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September 20, 2015
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September 07, 2015
Choosing the right school for your child is a major project. We look a five reasons why you might be looking at the wrong schools.