Thompson Middle School Principal Jaime Crowley on Friday was named the statewide 2015 Middle School Principal of the Year by the Rhode Island Association of School Principals. School Superintendent Colleen Burns Jermain was notified Friday that a representative of the principals’ association would be coming to Thompson Middle School in the coming week to officially notify the community.
Newport Area Career and Technical Center student Jennifer Rivera was recently presented with the Award for Aspirations in Computing by the National Center for Women and Information Technology.
Governor Gina M. Raimondo will host Khatima Bulmer, the Women's History Month essay contest winner, this Wednesday, April 22. Khatima and Governor Raimondo visited Thompson Middle School to plant a tree for earth day. (Photo gallery)
Families with children who are five on or before September 30, 2015 should register their child for the 2015-2016 school year.
About three dozen Rogers High School students who have been studying an integrated science unit on “Chemistry in the Kitchen” will be conducting field research in Salve Regina’s Miley Cafe on Friday where they will join with the university’s chemistry majors to participate in Molecular Gastronomy Day.
Pre-Kindergarten Fair (Birth to Age 5) will be held on Saturday, May 2, 2015. Come and learn about the Pre-K programs available to your child. Each Pre-K program will have its own booth. Take a tour of the new Pell Elementary School. Join your child in singing and face painting. Meet your friends, other children, and teachers during snack time.
The students in Mrs. Walton-Faria's class, participated in a Generation Citizen project and identified a need at TMS for a playground to provide a safe space for recess for the 5th graders. The students presented to the Newport School Committee in January and tonight (Wednesday, March 11, 2015) had a chance to present to the City Council.
Yesterday a group of excited middle school students boarded a bus headed to the Newport Area Career and Technical Center campus to participate in Student Shadow Day. The group included 8th graders from Tiverton, Portsmouth and Thompson middle schools who are interested in enrolling in NACTC programming as freshman.
Catherine Hermes, a senior in the Advertising ~ Design & New Media program at the Newport Area Career and Technical Center won First Place in the Lindsey Ann Burke Teen Dating Violence Awareness Card contest.
3:00 PM Pell Faculty Meeting
4:00 PM - 7:00 PM SCA National Teachers' Day Celebration
4:45 PM - 11:00 PM Newport School Committee Budget Workshop
6:30 PM - 11:00 PM City Council Budget Workshop
4:45 PM TAN Negotiations Subcommittee
4:45 PM - 11:00 PM CANCELLED: Newport School Committee Budget Workshop
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM TMS/RHS Girls Lacrosse Program Fundraiser
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Newport School Committee Meeting
8:30 AM Pre-K Subcommittee Meeting