Each week, we will be providing a Return to School Committee Report. This 3rd edition of the weekly report includes information about bus transportation, guidance from the...
Construction is in full swing at Anna M. McCabe, Raymond C. LaPerche, and the Old County Road Elementary schools! The foundation footings and walls for the new addition...
On June 29th, the USDA announced grant awardees for their Farm to School grant program. Two grants were awarded for Rhode Island - one for $96,236 for the RI Department of...
Smithfield Families - You're invited to a Return to School Parent Forum on Tuesday, July 14th at 7pm. The forum will focus on three challenges - transportation, physical distancing in classrooms, and transportation. Join us using this link: https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/813375837 You can also dial in using your phone: 1 877 568 4106, Access Code: 813-375-837 To help us make this forum most beneficial, please ask questions, in advance, on this form: https://forms.gle/x14o2Sw94RTgQLNT8
HopeHealth hosts a summer camp, Camp BraveHeart, for grieving children and teens. This year, the program will run virtually on August 17th – 20th between 9am and 2pm. Activities include art and music therapy, yoga, peer support, interactive animal programs, and more! view image
FREE Summer Classes for RI High School Students! The Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) is offering a Summer Academy for Interactive Learning (SAIL). This means that you can sign up for Roger Williams University|University College courses for FREE! They are offering 17 classes this summer. Four of these courses are offered for college credit. ALL classes are offered ONLINE synchronously (live) on the days and times listed on the RIDE website. Go to the following link and search for Roger Williams to see all summer offerings: SAIL Summer Courses. https://bit.ly/3gcqBVZ
In addition to planning for our return to school and following guidance from the RIDOH and RIDE, our Smithfield Return to School team is staying informed with new research about COVID-19 so that our plan relies on scientific evidence, rather than fear and rumor. Stay informed as well with the newest from the American Academy of Pediatrics: https://bit.ly/2NKJzGY view image