Mount Pleasant Academy

1246 Chalkstone Ave,
Providence, RI, 02908-0401
Tel: (401)521-4335
Mount Pleasant Academy (MPA), established in 2001, his one of the state's premiere day treatment facility for children with emotional, behavioral, and/or psychiatric needs.
Licensed by the state for special and regular elementary education, it provides educational and mental health services for children pre-K to 8th grade from anywhere in Rhode Island and neighboring states.
We also provide services for children with learning disabilities, although that is usually not the primary reason for referral to MPA.
MPA has become an effective alternative to inpatient hospitalization for many of its students.
 MPA is a year-round facility and accepts referralsfrom school departments and from parents.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Learning Disabilities, Behavioral/emotional/psychiatric difficulties, autism (level 1 or 2),
Year Founded 2001

Student Body

Total Students 35 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 36%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Mount Pleasant Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 6 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admissions Director JR Brusini

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is La Salle Academy (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blessed Sacrament School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Blessed Sacrament School (0.4 miles away)
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  • Providence Blessed Sacrament School
    (Roman Catholic)
    240 Regent Avenue
    Providence , RI , 02908
    (401)831-3993
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.4  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Providence
    Henry Barnard School At RI College
    (Nonsectarians)
    600 Mount Pleasant Avenue
    Providence , RI , 02908
    (401)456-8801
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  288  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Providence
    La Salle Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    612 Academy Ave
    Providence , RI , 02908
    (401)351-7750
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  1457  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Providence
    St. Augustine School
    (Roman Catholic)
    635 Mount Pleasant Ave
    Providence , RI , 02908
    (401)831-1213
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  286  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Providence
    St. Pius V Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    49 Elmhurst Avenue
    Providence , RI , 02908
    (401)421-9750
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.9  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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