Statement from Daniel Ferris Superintendent of Schools Roman Catholic Diocese of Providence

Diocese of Providence Catholic Schools will not be physically in session for students during the week of March 16

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PROVIDENCE — In full support of the recommendation from Governor Raimondo and the Director of RIDOH, Dr. Alexander-Scott, that K to 12 schools in the State of Rhode Island close to students the week of March 16, the Diocese of Providence Catholic Schools will not be physically in session for students.

Some schools, however, will continue instruction by distance and virtual learning for their students who will be at home.

Parents of pre-kindergarten students should check with their Catholic school to determine if their child’s pre-kindergarten program is in session.

For questions, contact the Catholic School Office at 401-278-4550.

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