The Northern Rhode Island Collaborative is a public, non-profit educational institution established in 1987.

The multi-purpose educational collaborative provides special education programs and other educational services primarily to its member school districts in northern Rhode Island. 


This Week!

Our Transition Employment Center (TEC) will be holding an Open House on Monday, October 27, 2014.  Please join us!   Click here for details.



NRIC is Offering Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Intervention Training in September

CPI Training will again be offered beginning on September 16, 2014.  Click here for details or go to our Professional Development Academy page to register.

NRIC will be hosting a Teacher Assistant Training in September

NRIC TA Training will begin September 16th.  For more information, click here


NRIC Opens New Classroom at Emmanuel Church in Cumberland!

NRIC's preschool classroom, formerly housed at St. Joans School in Cumberland, has moved to beautiful new classroom space at the former Emmanuel Nursery School, 120 Nate Whipple Highway, Cumberland.  Please see the recent article in The Valley Breeze

Chris Herren visits Northern RI Collaborative Students.

On May 28, former basketball star Chris Herren went to St. James School. Read the attached article for more information: