Monsignor Clarke School

5074 Tower Hill Rd
Wakefield, RI 02879-0401
Tel: (401)789-0860
Grades: PK - 8 | 427 students
Nestled in South County, Monsignor Clarke School has a vigorous commitment to excellence and we work daily to challenge the minds and hearts of our students. Within the school’s mission statement is the exhortation “to teach students to respect all people and apply the doctrines and values of the Catholic Church in their daily lives.” Our school is grounded in a strong Catholic tradition where faculty, staff and children live out their day in a faith-filled environment.
We invite you to browse our website and to stop into school, where you too will see students at work in a happy environment!

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes

Student Body

Total Students 427 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 7%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade Monsignor Clarke School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

Families of all faiths are welcome.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Immaculate Conception Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Potter Hill School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Potter Hill School (3.1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wakefield
    Immaculate Conception Academy
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 48 students
    0 miles
    4780 Tower Hill Rd
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401)782-6200
    09-12
    48
  • Wakefield
    The Prout School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 624 students
    0 miles
    4640 Tower Hill Rd
    Wakefield, RI 02879
    (401)789-9262
    09-12
    624
  • Kingston
    The Potter Hill School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-5 | 58 students
    3.1 miles
    537 Old North Road
    Kingston, RI 02881
    (401)783-2233
    3.1PK-5
    58
  • Kingston
    Grades: PK-KG | 32 students
    3.8 miles
    10 Lower College Rd
    Kingston, RI 02881
    (401)874-2758
    3.8PK-KG
    32
  • Narragansett
    Growing Children Of Ri
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 74 students
    3.9 miles
    1 Pier Market Place
    Narragansett, RI 02882
    (401)789-2231
    3.9PK-KG
    74

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Vouchers aka Tax Credits and Scholarship Funds
August 09, 2015
Voucher programs have gained a lot of traction since 1989 when the first voucher program appeared in Milwaukee. We look at how things are playing out in 2015.
Why Would I Want to....
July 12, 2015
Many parents tend to dismiss the idea of sending their children to private school without exploring it in depth. We explore this and several more related subjects.
So Many Choices
June 28, 2015
When it comes to choosing a private school, there are so many choices to consider that the project can be a huge challenge to most of us. We offer some help and advice to help you get started.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Rhode Island is $7,199 for elementary schools and $22,560 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Rhode Island is 79% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).