Home School Instruction
Please forward a letter to the Superintendent of Schools (as indicated on the right) requesting to home school your child/children. Please include the name, age, date of birth and grade of your child/children.
Fill out the Home Based Instruction Curriculum Form, and return it with your Letter of Request.
You must submit your Letter of Request and completed Curriculum Form to the Office of the Superintendent of Schools one week prior to the Monthly Meeting of the Newport School Committee. The Newport Committee Meetings are held the second Tuesday of each month, with the exception of July.
For your information, please find links to the Newport Public Schools’ Home Instruction Policy, the Rhode Island Department of Education (www.ride.ri.gov), “Frequently Asked Questions on Home Instruction”, and the Rhode Island General Laws addressing At-Home Instruction.
Should you have any questions, please call Marcin G. Rembisz, Secretary, Office of the Superintendent of Schools, (401) 847-2100, Extension: 5384, or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
To Submit a Home Instruction Request:By Mail:
Newport Public SchoolsAttn: Marcin G. Rembisz
Home Instruction Request109 Old Fort RoadNewport, RI 02840-3898By Fax: (401) 849-0170By Email: email@example.comRequests are considered at the regular monthly meeting of the Newport School Committee, held on the second Tuesday, of each month of the school year. To be placed on the monthly agenda, requests must be received by the close of business on the first Wednesday of each month.