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
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)
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  • 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
  • Wakefield
    The Prout School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 624 students
    0 miles
    4640 Tower Hill Rd
    Wakefield, RI 02879
  • Kingston
    The Potter Hill School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-5 | 58 students
    3.1 miles
    537 Old North Road
    Kingston, RI 02881
  • Kingston
    Grades: PK-KG | 32 students
    3.8 miles
    10 Lower College Rd
    Kingston, RI 02881
  • Narragansett
    Growing Children Of Ri
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 74 students
    3.9 miles
    1 Pier Market Place
    Narragansett, RI 02882

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