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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. ​

Teacher and student playing the guitar

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

1500+

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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Testimonials from Caregivers

of students at ics

“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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Thank you mayor for your continuous effort to improve our city! Tidewater Landing Development is exactly what our community wants and deserve! Looking forward to the opening 2024! Grateful to be part of a team that gets things done!#PawtucketPride #Soccer #TidewaterLanding ⚽️👇🏼 https://twitter.com/dongrebien/status/1558131272848908288

Don Grebien@DonGrebien

Today was a monumental day for the City of Pawtucket and our amazing community. Today we broke ground on the Tidewater Landing Development; a gateway project not only for Pawtucket but for RI as a whole. Sports, housing, retail, restaurants, and public access,all which we deserve 3

We are tremendously grateful to the @icsrhodeisland for generously supporting our Centennial Celebration as a Gold Sponsor. This school is a leader in bilingual education, & has always been a very important part of our wonderfully diverse community. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dorcas-international-centennial-celebration-tickets-297350642777

Today was a monumental day for the City of Pawtucket and our amazing community. Today we broke ground on the Tidewater Landing Development; a gateway project not only for Pawtucket but for RI as a whole. Sports, housing, retail, restaurants, and public access,all which we deserve

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