Providence Public Schools

Every child, in school, every day, on time.

Every child, in school, every day, on time.

  • Student Registration and Placement Center

    We are located at 325 Ocean Street, Providence, Rhode Island 02905

    in the rear portion of the B J Clanton Elementary School Complex.

    Our contact numbers are Telephone: (401) 456-9297  |  Fax: (401) 278-0553. 

    The Center's regular hours of operation are  Monday thru Friday: 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM.  For your convenience, please note that the last registration will be accepted by no later than 3:00 PM.   In order to better serve you, we request that all required documents be present at the time of registration. May we suggest that all registration forms be dowloaded and filled out ahead of your planned visit and that parents/guardians double check our list requirements before your arrival.  

     ** NOTE: During school vacations and holidays, normal business hours are subject to change. Call our main line for more information ***


    Announcements:    Please note that The Center will be closed on Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day.   We will also be closed on June 16, 2017 for professional development.  2017 Summer Hours of Operation:  Dates:  August 7th through September 15th.  Monday through Thursday.  Time:    8am to 6pm.  Door will open at 8 am and close at 5:00 pm. 


    We are currently accepting applications for children 4 years old living in Providence for the Universal PRK program.  Please click on the link to submit your child's electronic application