Our Team

The Learning Community takes its name seriously.  We work as an open school community that benefits from the voices and talents of students, families, teachers, staff, community partners, board members, donors and many others.

Our Students

  • We serve 579 students in grades K-8.
  • 80% Latino, 15% Black, 3% White, 1% Asian
  • 46% are English Language Learners
  • 55% come to school with a sibling
  • 1% mobility rate
  • 100% have important stories to tell

Our Families

  • Live in Central Falls (58%), Pawtucket (21%) and Providence (19%)
  • 84% qualify for free and reduced price lunch
  • 100% attend parent conferences and 96% attend open houses
  • 98% say the school is welcoming to them

Our Teachers and Staff

To read more about our staff and faculty, click or tap here to see their bios

Click here to read our Transgender and Gender Identity Policy 

Contact us to visit or talk about how you can get involved.

Our Board of Directors

Our board of directors includes representatives from the business, non-profit and education communities as well as representatives of our team and parents.

  • Patrick Collins
  • Deborah Drew
  • Mary-Beth Fafard
  • Grace Farmer (Secretary/Treasurer)
  • Chris Ladds
  • Ayana Melvan
  • Helena Moronta
  • Meg O’Leary
  • Hillary Salmons
  • Marvin Ronning (President)
  • Miriam Weizenbaum

Our Partners, Supporters and Champions

We are grateful to work with and be supported by a growing number of public and private partners dedicated to providing our students with the best education possible and building strong families, schools and communities.  Learn more about our supporters and ways you can get involved!  These key members of our learning community include, but are not limited to:

Amica Companies Foundation
Andrade-Faxon Charities for Children
Audette, Cordeiro, Violette
Bank RI
Barton & Gilman LLP
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Rhode Island
Bristol County Saving Bank
Brown University
Care New England Health Systems
Central Falls Public Schools
Cox Communications
Customers Bank
DeLuca & Weizenbaum
Gateway Community Healthcare
H.V. Collins
HarborOne Bank
Hazard Family Foundation
Lynch and Greenfield
Motley Rice
National Grid Foundation
Navigant Credit Union
Nordson Corporation
Padula Famiuly Foundation
Parsons Capital Management
Pawtucket Credit Union
Progreso Latino
Psychological Centers
Rhode Island Foundation
RI League of Charter Schools
RI Society of CPAs
RI State Council on the Arts
Save the Bay
Serve RI/Americorps
Smithfield Public Schools
Starkweather and Shepley
TD Bank
The City of Central Falls
The City of Pawtucket
The City of Providence
The Foundry Corporate Office Center
The Meehan Foundation
The RI Department of Education
The State of Rhode Island
Tufts Health Plan
U.S. Department of Education
United Way of Rhode Island
University of Rhode Island’s College of Engineering
Verizon Foundation
W.K. Kellogg Foundation
Wells Fargo
Weybosset Research & Management
WJAR Channel 10
Woonsocket Public Schools