The Rhode Island Broadcasting Association has the quickest and easiest way for the public to find out about statewide school closings with its text alert web page, allowing computer and mobile phone users to sign up for text message and email alerts. Click the link above and click through to the signup page.
We are pleased to welcome Allynn Grantham to the Newport Public Schools as Director of Student Services. Allynn comes to us with over 20 years of experience in the education field ranging from private to public and urban to suburban.
The Newport School Committee is seeking community members interested in serving on several of the school committee subcommittees. Community members interested in the following sub-committees are asked to complete the interest form by clicking the headline above. Sub-committees interested in obtaining community members are: Career & Technical Education; District Strategic Planning; Facilities; Finance Advisory/Audit; Policy; Pre-K; Public Relations/Community Outreach; and Wellness.
Natalie K Pfanstiehl, a 1938 graduate of Rogers High School, has donated an award winning watercolor to the Roger High School Art Department in memory of her art teacher Mary Harvey.
Local educator, known for his ability to effectively work with both suburban and urban students, took the helm of Rogers High School today, Monday, December 1, 2014.
Shortly before receiving the 2014 Brighter Futures Award, Senate President M. Teresa Paiva Weed (former Thompson student and RHS graduate) spoke with a group of Newport middle-school students on her responsibilities and beliefs as a member of the Rhode Island legislature.
The Newport Local Advisory Committee on Special Education hosted parents and friends on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 at the Pell Center at Salve Regina University for the presentation of the 5th annual Patricia Beede Memorial Awards for Advocacy. Pictured is Denise Gaspar with Jamel Wills and Jakob McCallister.
10:00 AM Newport School Committee Meeting
3:00 PM Pell Faculty Meeting
5:30 PM - 6:30 PM Career & Technical Coordination Subcommittee Meeting
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM Pell School Tour and Informational Session