Forty-five McVinney School students successfully completed the Read to Succeed challenge to read six books over summer vacation.
Winners are 273 South Providence students at Bishop McVinney Elementary School, Highlander Charter School and Community Preparatory School.
Read to Succeed Reception & Performance Event
Rhode Island General Treasurer Seth Magaziner joined Read to Succeed scholars this week as they received their $1,000 college scholarships for completing Read to Succeed’s summer reading program
More than 150 thousand dollars in scholarships is being awarded to elementary school students in Providence.
$78,000 in college scholarships awarded to 4th and 5th grade students in 2014.
$9,800 grant marks third year of support for Read to Succeed.
One of nine RI recipient organizations chosen for 2014.