Middlebridge School

333 Ocean Road
Narragansett, RI 02882
Tel: 401-788-0800
  • Middlebridge School is a coeducational, boarding and day high school program for students ages 13-19 with learning differences.
  • Our students are intelligent and curious learners who demonstrate an eagerness to embrace the learning environment.
  • Traditionally, the Middlebridge student presents with difficulties in reading fluency or comprehension, written expression, processing speed or working memory, receptive/expressive language, attention and/or executive dysfunction.
  • Our individualized academic program includes daily 1:1 language tutorials and daily academic Social Pragmatics classes.

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Definition of Terms 
2018 School Data
Middlebridge SchoolBoarding School Avg.
School FocusCollege PrepCollege Preparatory
Grades Offered7-12, PG9-12
School TypeCo-edCo-ed
ADD/ADHD SupportYesYes
Supports Learning Differences (LD)YesYes
Religious AffiliationNon-denominationalNon-denominational
Year Founded20081910
Campus Size40 acres105 acres

Student Body

Enrollment78 students310 students
% Students of Color
23%
21%
% International Students
1%
20%
% Students Boarding
90%
67%
Average SAT Scoren/a* National Avg. »View
Average ACT score23*National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad YearYesNo

Academics and Faculty

Saturday ClassesNoNo
Classroom Dress CodeCasualCasual
Average Class Size6 students12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio1:21:7
ESL Courses OfferedNoYes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
46%
70%
Summer Program OfferedYesYes

Finances

Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$64,000$54,800
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$52,500$30,250
Tuition international students$69,000$48,850
Merit Scholarships OfferedNoNo

Admission

Application DeadlineNone / RollingJan. 15
SSAT RequiredNoYes
Director of AdmissionsShannon Leventhal
Associate Director of AdmissionsHeather Jensen

Sports

# Interscholastic Sports Offered1215
SportsBasketball, Cross Country, Cross Country Running, Equestrian, Mountain Biking, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Surf Team, Tennis, Track, Track and Field

Extracurriculars

Total Extracurricular Organizations924
ExtracurricularsClub or Organization:
Creative Writing Club, Digital Art, Horseback Riding, Newspaper, Rocket Building/Technology

Arts and Music Programs:
Photography, Rock Band, Yearbook

Recreational Athletic Programs:
YMCA Personal Fitness

College Matriculation

Year: 2008 - 201010 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Landmark College4
Mitchell College2
Johnson and Wales1
Keane State1
Lesley College1
Pacific University1
University of Arizona-SALT Program1
University of Cincinnati1
University of Southern California: Monterey1
Western New England College1

School Notes

  • Middlebridge School`s academic curriculum is approved by the Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education. The academic program consists of instruction in English, Mathematics, Science, Social Studies, Art/Humanities, Technology, and Wellness.
  • Classes are highly interactive and promote student curiosity while presenting information through a variety of approaches and modalities. The academic program is success-oriented, which drives the selection of materials, the pace of progress through curriculum, designation of assignments and assessments, and the interactions between teachers and students.
  • Students attend a proctored study hall Monday-Thursday. Study hall allows students the opportunity to work independently and practice concepts and lessons learned that day. Our academic staff serve as proctors for study halls and are available to answer questions, address student concerns, provide additional resources, and to positively reinforce students as they work through individual assignments.
  • THE MIDDLEBRIDGE DIFFERENCE: Our academic day includes daily one-to-one tutorials designed to target written expression, comprehension, and language remediation skills. Daily social pragmatic classes allow students the opportunity to focus on their potential for social and emotional growth, independent living, and career exploration.
  • LD types supported: Dyslexia, NLD, Executive Functioning, Receptive/Expressive Language, ADD, ADHD, Written Expression, Dysgraphia, Auditory Processing Disorder
  • Middlebridge School accreditations: Rhode Island Dept. of Education, SEVP, NEASC Approved

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