LEARN MORE St. Margaret School CHRIST-CENTERED EDUCATION IN A CARING, CATHOLIC ENVIRONMENT
The mission of Saint Margaret School is to provide a strong, Christ-centered education in a caring, Catholic environment. The school community, with the support of family and parish, encourages in each student spiritual growth, academic achievement, and social responsibility. The students are given the opportunity to develop their individual gifts and talents enabling them to confidently face the future.
Catholic education in Rumford Saint Margaret School was founded in 1955 by Monsignor Bernard T. Lennon, the former pastor of Saint Margaret Parish, and was staffed by the Sisters of Mercy. Today, St. Margaret School educates students from pre-K through eigth grade. Learn more about our school's history and curriculum
Meet our Principal Mrs. Janine Cooney is no stranger to St. Margaret School, Church, and Catholic education. Having spent much of her career in Catholic and independent schools here in Rhode Island, Mrs. Cooney takes the helm in 2023 as St. Margaret's new principal Read Mrs. Cooney's Principal's Message here.
Faith and Service at St. Margaret School As a Catholic school, we take seriously the call by God to form our students in faith and wisdom. We aim to be a place where students of all backgrounds encounter the boundless love of Jesus Christ. With that, students participate in the liturgical life of the Church through masses, prayer services, reconciliation services, and more. We also organize different charitable events as a way to serve those in need. Click here to learn more.