On Tuesday, January 7, the Rhode Island Department of Education hosted an informational session for Blackstone Valley Prep (BVP) families at Elementary School 1 in Cumberland. 

The presentation started with an introduction by Executive Director Jeremy Chiappetta and Director of Academics Lori McEwen, as well as Cumberland Mayor and BVP Board Chair Daniel McKee. The program continued with an overview of the new standards and concluded with a question-and-answer period for the audience.  

You can watch the full video of the event here, read live tweets from the event @BVPrep on Twitter, and enjoy pictures below. 



Executive Director Jeremy Chiappetta and Cumberland Mayor and BVP Board Chair Daniel McKee welcome over 100 members of the audience in attendance. 



Families were also able to get a preview of upcoming events, including National School Choice Week, which will run January 26-February 1.