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for the Jamestown School Department.
Presented by Student Services Staff,
Jamestown Police Department & Dr. Larry Filippelli
Melrose School Cafeteria
6:00 to 8:00 pm
News & Updates...
Back to School Tips for Parents of Children with Special Needs
Reading Rockets offers parents 8 suggestions to emphasize communication, organization and
Update on Secondary Graduation Requirements -
RIDE updates the Physical Restraint Webpage. Please visit for updated information for Families and School Personnel.
New Physical Restraint Brochure: http://www.ride.ri.gov/Portals/0/Uploads/Documents/Students-and-Families-Great-Schools/Health-Safety/Limiting-Physical-Restraint/Physical-Restraint-Brochure.pdf
RISPA Professional Service Award 2013
Congratulations to Dr.Wholey for receiving the 2013 RI School Psychologist Professional Service Award. We are very fortunate to have Dr. Wholey represent Jamestown at the state level. She is an experienced, knowledgeable professional who is always thinking about ways to improve the academic and emotional development of our students to lead successful lives. Thank you for all you do for our students!
Board of Governor's adopt NEW RI Early Learning & Development Standards for Early Childhood Education
Secondary Regulations Released June 2011 . For more information click the graduation cap.
Changes in RI Alternate Assessment Participation & Graduation Requirements June 2011 Click here...