Our Sisters' School

Our mission, as an independent, tuition-free, non-sectarian middle school, is to educate and inspire economically disadvantaged girls from the New Bedford area.
Our Sisters' School empowers girls to step into the future with valuable life skills and a mindset of achievement and excellence by providing a safe, supportive and academically challenging environment.
Community and volunteer involvement are core values of the school.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Year Founded2007
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students66 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
70%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Our Sisters' School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size16 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Khaki pants and uniform shirt)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesWe are a tuition free middle school for girls from the greater New Bedford area who are from economically disadvantaged families.
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  • New Bedford
    Grades: PK-8 | 184 students
    1.2 miles
    180 Orchard St
    New Bedford, MA 02740
    (508) 996-0534
    1.2 PK-8
    184

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