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Students learning at our dual-language public charter school

We’re proud to be the only school in Rhode Island with the International Baccalaureate® Primary Years Programme. ​

Students learning at International Charter School

We’re proud to be the only school in Rhode Island with the International Baccalaureate® Primary Years Programme. ​

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We’re proud to be the only school in Rhode Island with the International Baccalaureate® Primary Years Programme. ​

Students learning at International Charter School

We’re proud to be the only school in Rhode Island with the International Baccalaureate® Primary Years Programme. ​

As a dual-language public charter school, our goal is to equip students with the skills they need to be successful global citizens and engage in lifelong learning.

ICS by the Numbers

Facts about international charter school

22:1

Student/Teacher Ratio

39

Countries where our family and staff members were born

20

Languages spoken in our community

800+

Average number of student applications we receive every year

1

ICS is the only school in RI that offers the IB Primary Years Programme

60%

Percentage of teachers and staff that are speakers of languages other than English

Learn more from ICS Director Julie Nora.

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“Funcionário maravilhoso, carinhoso e talentoso.”

“El apoyo y el animo que le brindan a mi hijo y a mi es grandioseo y le agradezco a las maestras y a la escuela por ayudarlo mucho. Es una excelente escuela. Gracias.”

“In today’s world, it is important to know more than one language.”

“Esta escuela está permitiendo que mi hijo sepa mi idioma.”

“Me gusta que siempre tratan de ayudarnos a entender todas las necesidades de nuestros hijos y como podemos ayudarlos en casa.”

“An excellent all-around education where students also learn a second language and how to be responsible, respectful citizens of the world. We love ICS!”

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The weather this week will be warm enough to go outside, but there will likely still be snow on the ground. Our students (and teachers!) have enjoyed exploring the outdoors in the snow. Be sure to send your child with snow boots, gloves and a warm coat.
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Yesterday was International Mother Language Day!
And who better to celebrate with than our partner Julie Nora, Executive Director & Founder of the International Charter School (ICS) in Pawtucket, RI? Check out the link in bio for the full story! #InternationalMotherLanguageDay

Given that the Trumps are snubbing the Bidens, why not have the Obamas and Bushes and Clintons perform the traditional White House welcome? They will be in town. It would be bipartisan. And it would uphold the important symbolic ritual of a president welcoming his successor.

ICS families complete 3rd trimester program survey by 3/9.