Fr John V Doyle School

The Father John V. Doyle School is the parish school of Saints John and Paul Church in Coventry, Rhode Island. Established in 1965, the school was founded to give children in the growing parish an opportunity for a quality education in a setting that promoted growth in the parish community as disciples of Christ. The Mission of Father John V. Doyle School is to provide students with a solid, well-rounded education based on Roman Catholic Tradition. We live the Word of God in a caring, safe, and nurturing environment.
Today, we are proud to serve a vibrant community of over 150 students who received personalized instruction from an exceptiona, experienced staff.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 151 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,100
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1965

Student Body

Total Students
151 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 27%
Students by Grade
Fr John V Doyle School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
15 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
14 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Parishioner discount, sibling discount, and scholarship opportunities are available!

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Debate Club, Stem Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Drama Club, Music Lessons by Paul Effman

School Notes

  • The Father John V. Doyle School is the parish school of Saints John and Paul Church in Coventry, Rhode Island.  Established in 1965, the school was founded to give children in the growing parish an opportunity for a quality education in a setting that promoted growth in the parish community as disciples of Christ. The Mission of Father John V. Doyle School is to provide students with a solid, well-rounded education based on Roman Catholic Tradition.  We live the Word of God in a caring, safe, and nurturing environment. Today, we are proud to serve a vibrant community of over 150 students who received personalized instruction from an exceptiona, experienced staff.
  • Here's what some of our current families are saying about Fr. Doyle School:
  • "Since starting Kindergarten, our son has shown nothing less than enthusiasm and excitement for going to school each day. His teachers are kind and compassionate. They are always willing to listen and answer any and all questions with patience and understanding."
  • "Our children have never been so happy to go to school! I want to thank Father John V. Doyle School and Saints John and Paul Church for giving our children the opportunity to have an amazing education. Without the help of the parish's generosity and tuition aid, it wouldn't be possible."
  • "As parents of both a current student and a recent graduate of FJVD, we are extremely satisfied with their academic performances. Our son enjoys a diverse curriculum taught by friendly and caring teachers. Our daughter, who is in her first year at Prout, feels she has been very well prepared for high school thanks to her teachers who guide each student to his or her full potential."
  • Small Class Sizes - Average Student:Teacher Ratio of 14:1 - Safe, Respectful Environment - Invididulaized Learning - Daily Prayer Service, Monthly Masses and Liturgies - Catholic Athletic League Sports - K-8 Spanish - Community Building Family Events Throughout the Year

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (4 reviews)
5  
This was one of the best decisions we have made for our family. The teachers constantly go above and beyond and are always willing to help. The staff is friendly and helpful. I love the small class sizes and the personalized attention each student receives. I am so happy we decided to send our child to FJVD.
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5  
We are now in our 8th year at FJVD School. We love that the education includes Music, Art, Gym and Technology. We have a Chromebook assigned to our children, which I haven't seen in all private schools. The academics are challenging, but the teachers are always available for any help we need. The school has done an amazing job keeping our kids safe with the whole Pandemic. They have air purifiers in the rooms. The nurse is right on top of everything too! Love the teachers, Love the school!
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5  
This is my daughter's second year here, and she loves it. The teachers are fantastic. There is a new principal, and he is innovative, and involved. Even during the COVID crisis they have been fantastic to work with.
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5  
As alumni of Father John. Doyle School, I had no question of where I would send my child when he became school-age. I long valued and appreciated the education I received but it is nothing compared to the feelings I have as a parent of a student. I am constantly reminded why this was the easiest decision I have made as a parent. My son is currently in Kindergarten, and he is excited to go to school every day. I have seen him grow, not only academically, but spiritually and emotionally. He is instilled with the values that a parent can only hope for their children. The faculty and staff go above and beyond for the students. There is a true sense of school community. I honestly cannot sing the praises of this school enough.
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 151 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $6,100
  • Average class size: 14 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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