SCHOOL ONE

School One was one of the first private schools to develop a student advising program in the nation. Now, as a model for other private schools it offers the highest quality personal guidance for students. School One’s focus on writing and critical thinking uniquely helps students prepare for the college admissions process.

LOCATION Providence, Rhode Island, USA

WEBSITE www. school-one.org

  • YEAR FOUNDED 1973
  • STUDENT BODY Girls & Boys
  • NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 90
  • AVERAGE CLASS SIZE 9
  • AVERAGE STUDENT/TEACHER RATIO 9:1
  • COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE RATE 95%

COLLEGES ATTENDED BY GRADUATES

RISD, Massachusetts College of Art, Parsons, Bard, Vassar, Wheaton, Rochester Institute of Technology

ACCREDITATIONS

New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC)


ACADEMICS

AVERAGE SAT SCORE:

1580

  • SAT READING : 565
  • SAT WRITING : 531
  • SAT MATH : 484

 

SPORTS, ARTS & ACTIVITIES

  • Open Art Studio
  • Theatre
  • Photography
  • Music
  • Ping Pong
  • Creative Writing
  • Yoga and Zumba
  • Dance

FACILITIES

  • Science lab
  • 2 photo dark rooms
  • Ceramics/jewelry making
  • studio
  • Off campus lunch policy

School One is a small, progressive, independent high school on the East Side of Providence that serves students with diverse backgrounds, learning styles and educational goals within a vibrant, safe and inclusive community. Their graduates successfully navigate the academic demands of competitive colleges and choose meaningful and creative careers. At School One, the faculty teach students to think, write, analyze, and create. As a community, students treat each other with care and respect. The school environment is very accepting and students appreciate each other’s differences as people and a learners.