Our Sisters' School

145 Brownell Ave,
New Bedford, MA, 02740-0508
Tel: (508)994-1255
School's mission is to educate and inspire our students to reach their full potential, to develop academic competence, social confidence, cultural sensitivity, intellectual curiosity, integrity and hope in a safe, supportive and challenging environment.
Community and volunteer involvement are core values of the school.
Our Sisters' School welcomes girls of diverse faiths, races and cultures.
Students are from families that are eligible for state fuel assistance programs, the criteria for which are tied to the federal poverty guidelines.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 5 - 8
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 64 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 84%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Our Sisters

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and uniform shirt)
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes We are tuition free middle school for girls coming from low income families in the Greater New Bedford Area

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Schwartz Center For Children (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Schwartz Center For Children (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Schwartz Center For Children (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Dartmouth Schwartz Center For Children
    Special Education School
    1 Posa Pl
    North Dartmouth , MA , 02747
    (508)996-3391
    Special Education School
    0.7  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • South Dartmouth Little People's College
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    52 Donald Street
    South Dartmouth , MA , 02748
    (508)997-9092
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.1  mi  |  66  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • North Dartmouth Bishop Stang High School
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    500 Slocum Road
    North Dartmouth , MA , 02747
    (508)996-5602
    Montessori School (Roman Catholic)
    1.1  mi  |  740  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • New Bedford Early Learning Child Care
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    322 Maxfield Street
    New Bedford , MA , 02740
    (508)996-3774
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |  70  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • New Bedford
    St. James & St. John School
    (Roman Catholic)
    180 Orchard St
    New Bedford , MA , 02740
    (508)996-0534
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  223  students  |  Gr.  K-8

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