Middle school English teachers Julie Pickhaver of Gilbert Stuart Middle School and Kaleen O’Leary of DelSesto Middle School were honored by WJAR-TV 10 as recipients of the Golden Apple Awards.
Janet Pichardo, director of Family and Community Engagement for Providence Schools, was honored as one of 13 Women of Achievement at the 10th annual awards luncheon of the YWCA Rhode Island held on September 30 at the Kirkbrae Country Club in Lincoln.
The Providence Public School District (PPSD) is pleased to announce the following administrative appointments. These appointments have been approved by the Providence School Board and are designed to help drive the district’s overall mission to improve performance measures and graduate students prepared for college and career success.
An oasis in the middle of a Dust Bowl?
That is just what volunteers, parents and teachers are hoping to create at Reservoir Avenue Elementary School as they aim to transform a large dirt patch in the school yard into an interactive play space that is also designed to offer hands-on lessons in plant science.
Hope High School’s Dollars for Scholars chapter has been selected as the National Dollars for Scholars New Affiliate of the Year by Scholarship America. The chapter was formed just three years ago by Hope alumni and has awarded $42,000 in college scholarships to 21 deserving Hope High School seniors.
Providence Public Schools’ Wellness Committee has developed a resource guide to assist schools in understanding and implementing the Providence Public Schools Wellness Policy approved by the School Board in November 2013.
New Playground Dedicated To Mayor Angel Taveras
Students, staff and families of Mary E. Fogarty Elementary School attended the 1st Annual Back to School Bash held on August 19 in the school yard, where they enjoyed carnival games and met their new teachers and Principal Courtney Monterecy.