ABOUT US
  The Jacqueline M. Walsh School for the Performing and Visual Arts (JMW Arts High School) is a comprehensive, college-preparatory high school with a focus on the arts. 

We are recognized by U.S. News & World Report as Bronze Medal Schools among the Best High Schools in the Nation.  In Rhode Island, we rank 14 out of 56 High Schools.

We are committed to preparing our students to go on to top colleges in the nation, while concentrating their studies in a chosen arts discipline: visual arts, dance, music or theater. 
 

We are also a tuition free school for All Rhode Island Residents who currently do not have a certified CTE Program in their district.  Out of state residents must pay tuition.
JMW PROMOTIONAL VIDEO

MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR

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A Message from the Director...

Hello Everyone,

We have reached the final stretch at JMW.  On Friday, our students took their final exams for periods 1 and 2.   Please see the schedule below for the remainder of exams.  June 19-22 will be early release days at 11:15am immediately after lunch.  Please make proper arrangements.  Buses will pick up at 11:15am.
 

 

FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE

Friday, June 16, 207

Periods 1 and 2

Monday, June 19, 2017

Periods 3 and 4

Tuesday, June 20, 2017

Periods 5 and 6

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Periods 7 and 8

Thursday, June 22, 2017

MAKE UP EXAMS

 

Click on this link to view a video of JMW: A Year in Review.  Enjoy all of the events and accomplishments we had this this!


Have a Great Summer,

 
Ricardo Pimentel, JMW Director
UPCOMING EVENTS

  • Monday, June 12th

    • 12:00pm-1:30pm

      • Bring Your A Game To School Assembly in Gym for Grades 9-11

  • Friday, June 16th

    • Period 1 & 2 Exams

      • Dismissal at 11:15am

  • Monday, June 19th

    • Period 3 & 4 Exams

      • Dismissal at 11:15am

  • Tuesday, June 20th

    • Period 5 & 6 Exams

      • Dismissal at 11:15am

  • Wednesday, June 21st

    • Period 7 & 8 Exams

      • Dismissal at 11:15am

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NEW STUDENT APPLICATION

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JMW Arts High School is accepting applications for the 2017-2108 School Year.   We are the only public arts high school in the state that accepts students by audition/portfolio only. Tuition is free for all Rhode Island Students who currently do not have a CTE program in their district.

CLICK HERE TO APPLY

FRIENDS OF JMW

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NEXT MEETING:  Monday, June 12th at 6:30pm

MEMBERSHIP

FACULTY & STAFF LIST/EMAILS
ADMINISTRATION      GUIDANCE   ENGLISH  
Ricardo Pimentel, Director   Christine Garvey, School Counselor   Karen Alexander  
Mary Ellen Bowron, Clerk       Leigh Murphy  
Diane LeBlanc, Clerk          
           
MATH   SCIENCE   HISTORY  
Ashley Ferreira   Laura Ciano   Jason Marchetti  
Kyle Labranche                      Susan Hall                         
           
PERFORMING & VISUAL ARTS   FOREIGN LANGUAGES   PHYSICAL EDUCATION  
Scott Beauregard (Music)   Kayla Campbell (Spanish)   Jack Couto  
Karen Carpenter (Theatre)          
Christopher Kane (Visual Art)   SPECIAL EDUCATION      
Tovah Muro (Dance)   Neal Bogosian