There are 70 religiously affiliated private schools in Rhode Island (35% of all schools), serving 19,162 students.
We offer sports in all 14 RI Interscholastic League sports for boys, including freshmen, junior varsity and varsity teams. We also participate in 2 club sports and offer a variety of intramural athletic programs.
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.
Prout's up-to-date science and math laboratories are impressive and provide a great environment for learning.
The school celebrated our 60th year of education with a mass & birthday party on September 13, 2008. Alumni blew out candles after an encore performance in honor of the school's Mercy tradition.
Rhode Island Private Schools by Religious Affiliation
Religious Affiliation# Schools# Students% Minority
11 Schools6060 Students62% 62% Minority
22 Schools172172 Students- - Minority
66 Schools652652 Students26% 26% Minority
22 Schools585585 Students16% 16% Minority
22 Schools1,0771,077 Students17% 17% Minority
11 Schools134134 Students45% 45% Minority
33 Schools213213 Students1% 1% Minority
11 Schools2626 Students50% 50% Minority
5151 Schools14,89814,898 Students16% 16% Minority
11 Schools4848 Students96% 96% Minority
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August 30, 2015
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