Silveira Kindergarten & Nursery School

Tel: (401)846-9251
Grades: PK-K | 68 students
For 50 years, Silveira Kindergarten & Nursery School has provided a superior kindergarten experience, offering a proven program at affordable prices.
The "Fun With Learning" program is designed to encourage growth in the areas of physical, socio-emotional, and intellectual development.
Silveira Kindergarten and Nursery School offers 2, 3, 4, and 5 day programs to meet the needs of children beginning at age three.
Flexible and extended hours are available for all age groups.
Silveira's educational philosophy makes the difference to our young students and their families.
We combine order and guidance with fun, laughter and freedom of expression.
We recognize and encourage each child's individuality.
Our students are provided the opportunity to develop at their own speed and achieve their highest potential.
The Department of Education, Early Childhood Division of the State of Rhode Island, annually reviews and approves the school's full curriculum.
In addition to reading and mathematics readiness skills, our curriculum includes art, music, creative dramatics, poetry, and field trips.
Free and structured play, both indoor and outdoor, round out the curriculum.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten

Student Body

Total Students 68 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Silveira Kindergarten & Nursery School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Aquidneck Island Christian Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aquidneck Island Christian Academy (1.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Newport Montessori (2.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: K-12 | 57 students
    1.9 miles
    321 E Main Rd
    Portsmouth, RI 02871
  • Middletown
    Newport Montessori
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 23 students
    2.1 miles
    82 Valley Rd
    Middletown, RI 02842
  • Middletown
    Valley Community School Middletown
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 16 students
    2.1 miles
    60 Hammerlund Way
    Middletown, RI 02842
  • Portsmouth
    Grades: NS-8 | 174 students
    2.2 miles
    110 Sandy Point Ave Litle Slocum Farm
    Portsmouth, RI 02871
  • Middletown
    All Saints Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 153 students
    2.4 miles
    915 W Main Rd
    Middletown, RI 02842

School Reviews

This is a great school. My son loves it and the teachers work with his special challenges. The student to teacher ratio is not correct. It is much lower. My son's class is less than 15 and they usually have two teachers to each class. Highly recommend Silveria.
- Posted by Parent, 09/19/15

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