Our Sisters' School

145 Brownell Ave
New Bedford, MA 02740-0508
Tel: (508)994-1255
Grades: 5-8 | 64 students
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

Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Year Founded 2007

Student Body

Total Students 64 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Our Sisters' School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
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 Grades Students
  • North Dartmouth
    Schwartz Center For Children
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 44 students
    0.7 miles
    1 Posa Pl
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
  • South Dartmouth
    Little People's College
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 66 students
    1.1 miles
    52 Donald Street
    South Dartmouth, MA 02748
  • North Dartmouth
    Grades: 9-12 | 618 students
    1.1 miles
    500 Slocum Road
    North Dartmouth, MA 02747
  • New Bedford
    Grades: PK-8 | 200 students
    1.2 miles
    180 Orchard St
    New Bedford, MA 02740
  • New Bedford
    Early Learning Child Care
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-PK | 84 students
    1.2 miles
    322 Maxfield Street
    New Bedford, MA 02740

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