OUR TEAM

The Learning Community takes its name seriously.  We work as an open school community that benefits from the voices and talents of students, families, teachers, staff, community partners, board members, donors and many others.

OUR STUDENTS

  • We serve 560 students in grades K-8.
  • 82% Latino, 13% Black, 5% White, less than 1% Asian and Native American
  • 100% have important stories to tell
  • 45% are current or former English Language Learners; 29% currently receive ELL services
  • 53% come to school with a sibling
  • 3% mobility rate

OUR FAMILIES

  • Live in Central Falls (59%), Pawtucket (21%) and Providence (20%)
  • 87% qualify for free and reduced price lunch
  • 100% have a welcoming meeting with a school Co-Director
  • 100% attend parent conferences and 96% attend open houses
  • 98% say the school views them as important partners

OUR TEACHERS AND STAFF

  • 100% of classroom teachers are certified
  • 80% of classroom teachers have graduate degrees
  • 100% feel families and the community are supportive of our school

To read more about our staff and faculty, see their bios.

Contact us to visit or talk about how you can get involved.

OUR PARTNERS

We are grateful to work with a number of organizations dedicated to building strong families, strong schools and communities including: Serve RI/AmericorpsGateway Community Healthcare, Psychological Centers,  Central Falls Public Schools, Progreso Latino, Woonsocket Public Schools, Smithfield Public Schools, the Brown University Elementary MAT ProgramRI League of Charter Schools and Adams Memorial Library.

OUR BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Our board of directors includes representatives from the business, non-profit and education communities as well as representatives of our team and parents.

Patrick Collins
Jill Cote
Grace Farmer
Rebeca Filomeno Nason
Marc Greenfield
Roberta Jenkins Winters
Richard Kuehl
Erika Lamb
Edna Morales
Janice O’Donnell
Brooke Rennie
Hillary Salmons
Polly Ulichny

OUR SUPPORTERS

We are grateful to the many people who have supported our work by giving time, expertise and financial support.  Learn more about our supporters and ways you can get involved!