The Learning Community is a vibrant public school serving Central Falls, Providence and Pawtucket, Rhode Island. A K-8 school proving poverty is not a barrier to achievement, we serve over 500 students in our school and hundreds of other teachers and students in the schools where we work as professional development partners.

This work fulfills our bold mission: At The Learning Community, we believe that literacy empowers each individual to have a voice, assume community responsibility and take social action. We expect leadership at every level. We grow teacher leaders, student leaders and community leaders.

Overview: 15-16 Fact Sheet |  2014 Annual Report |  Data Report Card

Data: Learning Community Students Close One of Nation’s Largest Latino Achievement Gaps

News: Learning Community 1 of 80 school nationally to receive innovation grant from Verizon

Providence Journal: Learning Community Earns Top School Classification

Data: Low-Income Students Outperform State Average for ALL Students in All Subjects (pdf)

Providence Journal on Teaching Studio: Charter school shares its winning formula (pdf)

Family Engagement:  Op-ed by Kindergarten parent in Pawtucket Times (pdf)

How We Do It:  Take an Interactive Peek into our Classrooms!