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Decision: No laptops, but home-schooled students entitled to e-books

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) — Rhode Island’s Commissioner of Education says home schooled students are entitled to loaned e-books, following an appeal by a Chariho father. 400 more words


Richmond police fill 3 cruisers with toys to help needy children

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RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) — Richmond police officers volunteered their time on Dec. 9 at the Ocean State Job Lot in Wyoming to collect donations of new toys, games and gifts for children and families in need in the Chariho area through “Matthew’s Wish.” 194 more words


Family, friends head to concert to honor teammate who passed away

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) — Dozens of family and friends headed to Mohegan Sun on Saturday evening to attend the Imagine Dragons concert, to honor Maddie Potts. 224 more words


Chariho School District denies laptop appeal for home schooled student

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) – The Chariho School District has denied the appeal for a home schooled student to receive a school issued laptop.

“Chariho Regional School District does not provide home schooled students a 1:1 device, as they are not working towards a Chariho Regional High School Diploma,” Jane Daly, Assistant Superintendent said. 161 more words


Vigil mourns Chariho student's sudden death

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) – More than 1,000 people attended a vigil to mourn the loss of a Chariho High School senior after her sudden death this past weekend. 441 more words


Chariho community mourning sudden death of high school senior

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) – The Chariho community is mourning the loss of one of its own. School leaders say senior Maddie Potts represented the very best of their school.  329 more words


School district, dad debate whether home-schooled student should get laptop

RICHMOND, R.I. (WPRI) — As students settle into a new school year, a debate over laptop computers is brewing in the Chariho Regional School District. 279 more words