Sophia Academy Photo #1
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Mission: Changing the lives of girls from low income homes through an empowering middle school education
Sophia introduces girls to educational experiences that expand their world view; encourage them to be active and informed citizens; and empower them to see the world through a social justice lens.
By utilizing best practices in gender responsive education, Sophia Academy fosters the academic, cultural and social growth of our students.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked RI School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 62 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 15 / Mar. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

Sophia Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Rhode Island for:

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 5-8
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
62 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Sophia Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 15 / Mar. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
IMPORTANT: All families must have income that is no more than 250% above the federal poverty line. Families pay a percentage of the tuition, ranging from $40 to $125 per month.
Average Financial Aid Grant
Admissions Director
Angelia Duran


Total Sports Offered
1 sport

School Notes

  • To be eligible for acceptance, students must be female or identify as female, be within the ages of 9-14 and applying for grades 5 - 8, students must be residents of Providence, RI and family income must be no more than 250% over the poverty line as dictated by the most current federal poverty guidelines.

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked RI School
  • Grades: 5-8
  • Students: 62 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Feb. 15 / Mar. 1 / rolling

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Providence, RI is $13,324 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Providence, RI is 59% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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