What is School One? - A group of students and educators from School One

What is School One?

School One is a small, progressive, independent high school on the East Side of Providence, Rhode Island that serves students with diverse backgrounds, special learning styles and educational goals within a vibrant, safe and inclusive community. Our graduates successfully navigate the academic demands of competitive colleges and choose meaningful and creative careers.

What Makes us Different?

  • our arts-based school curriculum spurs creativity in both novice and serious artists
  • our advising system and graduation requirements were developed over four decades and are now standard at top-performing high schools throughout the state
  • our tuition is affordable relative to area private schools and we offer generous financial aid

How do students benefit from our program?

  • our approach enables students to take an active role in their learning and become responsible for their choices
  • our focus on writing and critical thinking promotes self-advocacy and solid communication skills
  • our graduates can relate information across disciplines and work well in groups, essential to their future employment

Want to know more? Call our Admissions Coordinator, Julia Volynsky, at (401) 331-2497, email her at juliav@school-one.org, or fill out our contact form.