What Makes NPHS P-TECH Healthcare Program Unique?
Strong and essential collaboration between (3) key partners: school district, higher education institutions, and industry partners.
Ensure students to receive an industry-recognized degree, not only collegiate credits at no cost to the student.
Clear connection between school work & careers, opportunities for paid internships, mentorships, and job shadowing.
How will Classes be Instructed and Assessed in P-TECH Program?
High School teachers will teach the high school and possible Advanced
High School teachers approved by CCRI will teach Early Enrollment Courses for collegiate credit.
College faculty will teach the collegiate courses, especially once students are taking classes in their specified field of study.
Students will take most of their classes at North Providence High School, particularly in the first (3) years of the program.
College courses taught by approved high school faculty will be taught at NPHS.
College classes taught by college faculty may also be taught at NPHS as part of Extended Learning Opportunities.
Students on the (5) or (6) year paths will take their classes at CCRI.
The Mission of North Providence High School P-Tech program is to serve as a catalyst of change where students are self-directed learners in a personalized learning environment, embracing 21st century skills, knowledge, and habits, enabling them to become members of a global society.
Features of P-Tech
Summit Learning Platform
Possible job placement upon graduation
Melissa Thomas, Team Leader
Shauna Pelletier, ELA, Grades 9 and 10
Rita Cellucci, ELA, Grade 10
Oscar Puente, Algebra, Grade 9 and 10
Eric Kratz, Chemistry, Grade 9 and 10
Jill Usenia, ELA, Grade 9
Michael Tuorto, Biology, Grade 9
Patricia King, Workplace Learning, Grade 10
Linda Parente, Workplace Learning, Grade 9
Lindsay Bedard, History
We are so grateful to our community partners and mentors who help give our students hands-on experience and industry insight.
Special thanks to Cedar Crest Nursing Home, Golden Crest Nursing Home, American Safety and Training, CCRI, PrepareRI, Lifespan, NE Basecamp, CharterCare, Fatima Hospital