St. Mary's Home for Children/ George N. Hunt Campus School

Organization Name: St. Mary's Home for Children
Address: 420 Fruit Hill Avenue
North Providence, RI 02911
Phone: 401-353-3900
Fax: 401-353-0984
Eligibility: The school has a highly structured program offering special education, related and therapeutic services to boys aged 6-14 and girls aged 6-21
Services Provided: The School is organized into needs-based classrooms with each child being placed in the classroom that best meets his/her overall needs.
The program provides customized goals and services for a well-structured, comprehensive and individually targeted education for our students. The program offers: (1) hands-on learning through programs which include (but are not limited to) credit reclamation and advancement through programs such as Virtual Learning Academy; (2)computer assisted instruction utilizing resources such as Lexia Reading and Symphony Math; (3) project-based, community-based, experiential learning (e.g. writing curriculum is in part accomplished through the "Hunt for News" newsletter project and science and math reinforced through the Brandaris Maritime STEM project). Health, physical education, music and art are all an essential aspect of the overall program as well.

All related services (e.g. speech and language, occupational therapy) are available for those students requiring them.

45 Day Diagnostic Placement/Alternate learning program & Interim Alternative education Setting (IAES) Program
Provider Profiles: While receiving some support from the Episcopal Diocese, we are a secular, non-profit agency offering comprehensive treatment programs for boys and girls traumatized by abuse or experiencing the challenges of psychiatric disorders. Children are treated and cared for in the residential, educational and out-patient programs located in North Providence, Rhode Island.
Original Source: Rhode Island Quality Institute
Last Updated: 8/17/2017