St. Mary Academy - Bay View

3070 Pawtucket Avenue, Riverside, RI 02915

Mission Statement

St. Mary Academy - Bay View is an independent, Catholic school serving a

diverse population of girls from pre-school through grade twelve.

In the tradition of the Sister's of Mercy, we foster academic excellence in

an innovative and creative learning environment.

We are committed to empowering each student to be a confident, independent,

compassionate and socially conscious young woman who fully lives her faith.


We support and actively implement the following Mercy Core Values:

  • Compassion and service
  • Educational excellence
  • Concern for women and women's issues
  • Global vision and responsibility
  • Spiritual growth and development
  • Collaboration

St. Philomena School

324 Cory's Lane, Portsmouth, RI 02871

Mission Statement

St. Philomena School is a private Catholic school in the Diocese of Providence, under the guidance and leadership of the Sisters Faithful companions of Jesus. Its mission is to enable each child to recognize and develop the unique gifts given by God. Called to this mission by God, the School educates the whole child - spiritually, intellectually, physically, emotionally, and socially.

Through the cooperation of the Sisters of Faithful Companions of Jesus, the Board of Trustees, administration, faculty, staff, students, and their families, Christ's message of Faith, Hope, and Love is shared with the greater community.