Mount Pleasant Academy

1246 Chalkstone Ave
Providence, RI 02908-0401
     Tel: (401)521-4335
Grades: PK - 8 | 35 students
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
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.: 21%
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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  • ProvidenceSt Augustine School
      (Roman Catholic)
    635 Mount Pleasant Ave
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    (401)831-1213
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The average private school tuition in Providence County, RI is $5,942 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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