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Barrington schools hire interns to help with kindergarten

Barrington schools hire interns to help with kindergarten

The Barrington School Department recently hired three interns who are already assisting teachers in local kindergarten classrooms. Barrington Superintendent of Schools Mike Messore said the new hires are a testament to a promise that he made last spring. During last year’s budget talks, a number of local parents had requested the implementation of a full-day


East Providence schools celebrate annual ‘Townie Pride’ parade

EAST PROVIDENCE — As they have done for the last several falls on a football Friday night, East Providence school administrators, students, parents, teachers and politicians showed their enthusiasm by taking part in the annual “Townie Pride” parade prior to the locals’ gridiron game against Tolman, Oct. 25, at Pierce Memorial Stadium. East Providence Post

The White Church Bridge was closed to traffic on Tuesday night, Oct. 1.

Barrington school officials concerned about bridge work

Barrington School Department officials are anxious to see how construction along the White Church Bridge, which starts on Monday morning, will impact student busing. Superintendent Michael Messore and Finance Director Ron Tarro said they have been discussing the situation with the bus company, First Student, and are asking people to leave a little earlier than


IT Director recommends East Providence Schools implement siginficant upgrades

EAST PROVIDENCE — The East Providence School Department needs to spend $1.5 million over the next few years to boost its still lagging technological support for students and teachers, so said City Information Technology Director Kelly Ahrens during her departmental update at the Tuesday, Aug. 13, School Committee in the City Hall Chamber. Ms. Ahrens

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Current facilities updates to East Providence schools are on target to be completed

EAST PROVIDENCE — As part of an update offered to the East Providence School Committee at its Tuesday, Aug. 13, meeting, City Facilities Manager Ed Catelli and David Frieder, a senior project architect from the firm Symmes Maini & McKee Associates, made note of the construction work completed and in the process of being done

Barrington Schools Superintendent Michael Messore

Barrington school district forming full-day K task force

Barrington Schools Superintendent Michael Messore said Thursday night that he is fully committed to implementing full-day kindergarten in Barrington. Mr. Messore also told the school committee he wanted to build a task force that would study the full-day kindergarten issue and help construct a plan for bringing the program to Barrington in the 2014-15 school