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!


NRIC Students Visit Residents at The Holiday Nursing Home on October's World Smile Day!   Click here for more info.






 A Field Trip to Pezza Farm in Johnston was enjoyed by NRIC Students!   Click here for more info.



NRIC Offering Non-Violent Crisis Prevention Intervention Training

NRIC will offer CPI Training for all professionals who work with students coming in the Spring of 2016.   Stay tuned for details. 

NRIC Teacher Assistant Training Schedule

   December 2015

   January 2016


Click here to register for one of the above sessions.  


AOP Students Visit Roger Williams Park Zoo

Students in our AOP Program at Orchard Farms Elementary School recently enjoyed a day at Roger Williams Park Zoo as their class wraps up their study on the rainforest and safari animals.  Click here for more pics!

New Mural & Cougar Mascot Create School Spirit

School spirit is on the rise at NRIC -- home of the Collaborative Cougars!  They're not a sports team but our community of students and staff members at St. James School who support one another and have fun while they learn.  C O U G A R S -- stand for Caring, Outstanding, Unique, Giving, Awesome, Respectful Students.   Click here for more details.