EBCAP is recruiting children who are eligible for our state-funded Pre-Kindergarten Classrooms. Children are selected for the State Pre-K classrooms via a lottery managed by the RI Department of Education. ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS FOR THE LOTTERY: • Children must be 4 years old on or before September 1, 2016. • Children must reside in the City of Newport.
Congratulations to Tricia Donnelly, Newport’s Teacher of the Year Mrs. Donnelly teachers grade 4 at Pell Elementary School. Tricia began her teaching career in Newport 17 years ago teaching grade 3 at Sullivan School and switched to 4th grade after 7 years. She is also a coach for the RHS Softball team. We are proud to have Tricia Donnelly represent Newport as our District Teacher of the Year.
BankNewport extended a $5,000 grant to the Island Moving Company (IMC) to help fund a new math-based creative movement curriculum at the Pell Elementary School in Newport. BankNewport Senior Vice President, Ruth Correia recently joined IMC Executive Director, Dominique Alfandre and Pell second grade students for a demonstration of the movement activities tied to the STEAM learning model.
On April 13, one hundred seniors from Rogers High School in Newport, Rhode Island participated in a Financial Education Fair, the culminating event to a series of financial education presentations conducted by BankNewport during the 2015-2016 academic school year.
Students can take advantage of concurrent enrollment opportunities through the Advanced Coursework Network offered by the Rhode Island Department of Education.
The Newport School Committee and Newport City Council have both approved a 5 Year Capital Improvement Plan for Newport Public Schools to be submitted to the RIDE School Building Authority as part of Newport Public Schools School Building Authority Stage II Application.
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM Facilities Subcommittee Meeting
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM Wellness Subcommittee
1:00 PM - 11:00 PM School Committee City Council Liaison Meeting