Welcome to the PPSD School Board

  • Following the guidance and directives of Governor Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health to limit public gatherings as a measure to protect public health against COVID-19, the Providence School Board is conducting its meetings remotely.  Information on how to access virtual meetings will be available on each agenda when the meetings are posted. All meetings of the Providence School Board are livestreamed, and recordings of the past meetings are available here


    Upcoming School Board Virtual Meetings:.


    Public Comment During COVID-19

    If you would like to participate in the Public Comment portion of our virtual School Board meetings, you may do so by two methods:


    1. Send written comment via email to boardservices@ppsd.org and let us know that you would like your comments read into the record during the meeting. Please provide your name and address for the record. Written comments must be received by 4 p.m. the day of the School Board meeting.
    2. Sign up by 4 p.m. the day of the School Board meeting and then join the meeting by videoconference link at the start of the meeting. We will send you the videoconference information after you sign-up. Public comment sign-up is open one week prior to School Board meetings. 


    Members of the public are allowed three minutes each to offer comments.

News & Updates

  • Please visit the district home page for the latest updates regarding school closings, meals available to students, and other resources.

Meeting Agendas & Minutes