There are 70 religiously affiliated private schools in Rhode Island (35% of all schools), serving 19,162 students.
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.
St. Philomena School students put on a musical every year. Last year they performed in Annie Jr. This year they are doing the Little Mermaid!
Mercymount Country Day School, located in Cumberland, Rhode Island serves famlies from 25 surrounding towns in RI & MA.
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 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
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.