Howard Hathaway School

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53 Tallman Ave

Portsmouth, RI 02871

(401) 683-0500

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Grades: K - 3

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 425

Students Per Teacher: 12

Parent Reviews

10 Parent Reviews for Howard Hathaway School

My daughter was at a local private school for years before moving to Hathaway. I am extremely impressed by the individual attention that she is receiving at this excellent school. Good citizenship and outstanding values along with a well rounded curriculum make it a true gem in Portsmouth. Her teacher ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/15/11

My daughter has been here a year,I am NOT impressed. Office staff seems stressed and unhappy. My daughters lastl school we we were always there for plays, awards,family orientated activities,etc. This school has a very COLD atmosphere from the office staff down to the way it is run. The pick up/drop ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/25/10

Both of my kids have gone or are going there this year. When we first moved to Portsmouth my son was having problems adjusting to the difference in school curriculum since we were coming from 3rd grade in the city. The staff was always willing to try to dissect any issue that my son had. Instead of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/17/09

my son is going into the middle school and he loved his years at hathaway. this is a very great school that is filled with wonderful teachers, faculty, and the princibal was very involved with the students. i would certainly reccomend this school to other families.

Posted by a parent on 08/08/09

I am a parent of two children who attend this school and feel the only thing really wrong with it is the face that they dont have a school nurse other than that both my children seem to enjoy and are doing great at the school

Posted by a parent on 04/29/09

Hathaway school is an awesome school. The principal, teachers and paraprofessionals truly care about the students, and provide a rigrous course of study.

Posted by a parent on 09/26/08

My child attends Hathaway and I am so impressed by the principle and teachers. Thank you Hathaway staff for eveything!

Posted by a parent on 04/03/08

We moved here from New York and were both apprehensive and nervous about moving from one of the top 50 school districts in the country... to a small school in Rhode Island...But from the moment we walked into Hathaway to register, we knew it was going to be a wonderful transition... We were welcomed ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/11/07

I moved here from out of state and fell in love with this school. From the principal to the teachers. It is just such a family oriented school. I have never felt so welcomed and embraced by a school in my life. My son is in the speech program and it just been a great experience for him. It is much more ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 04/04/07

My son came to Hathaway in the middle of the school year. He was accepted right away and connected with the students and staff. He has also become a very avid reader thanks to the Accelerated Reader program. He can't wait until school starts again in the fall.

Posted by a parent on 07/21/05

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Test scores for Howard Hathaway School

NECAP* Test Scores

Grade Level: 3

Test Year: 2012
Howard Hathaway School
Portsmouth Public Schools
Rhode Island
* In 2011-2012 Rhode Island used the New England Common Assessment Program (NECAP) to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 11 in reading and math; in grades 5, 8 and 11 in writing; and in grades 4, 8 and 11 in science. The NECAP is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Rhode Island. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

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Portsmouth schools — Howard Hathaway School is located at 53 Tallman Ave, Portsmouth RI 02871. 53 Tallman Ave is in the 02871 ZIP code in Portsmouth, RI The school district for Howard Hathaway School is the Portsmouth Public Schools. Howard Hathaway School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 3.
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