Community Preparatory School

     Tel: (401)521-9696
        
   
Grades: 3 - 8 | 162 students
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Located in Providence, Rhode Island, Community Preparatory School was founded in 1983 to provide educational opportunity to low-income students of color.
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Today, Community Prep remains committed to its original mission while serving students from a wide range of ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds.
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Community Prep offers students in grades three through eight the benefits of an independent school - small classes, challenging academics, and a positive, nurturing environment - combined with the cultural and economic diversity of a public school.
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While serving students from across Rhode Island, Community Preparatory School's primary commitment is to minority and low-income students from providence.
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The school's goal is to help its students succeed in college preparatory high school programs and to become community leaders.
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Moreover, the school is committed to developing and sharing its vision, programs, and resources with the local neighborhood as well as the broader educational community.
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Community Preparatory School challenges students to become confident, independent learners; encourages respect for the cultural and ethnic identities of its multicultural and economically diverse student body; develops a strong sense of public service in students; and engages parents, students, and teachers in goal-setting and planning to ensure academic and social success for each student.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 162 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 86%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Community Preparatory School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 13 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tavares Pediatric & Education Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tavares Pediatric & Education Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Bright Horizons (0.2 miles away)
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  • ProvidenceBright Horizons
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    225 Blackstone Street
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)454-0312
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.2 mi | 10 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ProvidenceTavares Pediatric & Education Center
    Special Education School
    101 Plain St
    ProvidenceRI 02903
    (401)272-7127
    Special Education School
    0.2 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ProvidenceJo-ann Caffey Mcdowell Elc At John Hope
    Daycare / Preschool
    7 Thomas P Whitten Way
    ProvidenceRI 02903
    (401)421-4637
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.6 mi | 43 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • ProvidenceThe Tides School
    Special Education School
    790 Broad St
    ProvidenceRI 02907
    (401)467-8228
    Special Education School
    0.6 mi | 8 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ProvidenceBishop Mcvinney Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    155 Gordon Ave
    ProvidenceRI 02905
    (401)781-2370
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 254 students | Gr. PK-8                      

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