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Warwick Public Schools

Philip Thornton, Ed.D, Superintendent

Warwick Public Schools
34 Warwick Lake Avenue
Warwick, Rhode Island, 02889

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To be notified via text message about school closings, please visit the RIBA website

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Accounting and Payroll


Robert Baxter: 401-734-3090

Budget / Accounting Systems Analyst

Vacant: 401-734-3095

General Accountant - Grants

Lloyd Johnson: 401-734-3092

General Accountant - Medicaid

Cheryl Nickerson: 401-734-3093

General Accountant

Cecile Mulligan:  401-734-3091

Classified Payroll Clerk

Kitty Jacques: 401-734-3116

Professional Payroll Clerk

Jenine Quirk: 401-734-3115

Payroll Clerk

Mary Anne Giansanti: 401-734-3117

Business Office Clerical Staff

Darlene Barone: 401-734-3034

Marcia Tarnowski: 401-734-3032

Our Mission

To provide accurate and reliable financial reporting to the School Committee, Auditors, R.I. Department of Education and the General Public.

Professional Employee Retirement Benefits

The Employees Retirement System web site offers answers to many questions regarding Teaching and Non Teaching retirement benefits. When you arrive at the site, click on FAQ's on the left side of the web page, this will take you to the Frequently Asked Questions section of their web site.

You may also open an on-line account which now allows on-line access to:

-Your Total Contribution information
-Your Detail Contribution information by pay period
-Address Information
-Beneficiary Information
-Retirement Benefit Estimate
-Optional Service Credit Purchase

There is also a Staff Listing which you may use to determine who to direct your questions to, a Publication Listing and Forms Listing where you may download in .pdf format many of the publications and forms they offer. Also offered is information on obtaining Health Benefits upon retirement.

Centralized Student Enrollment

Parent/School/Student Compacts 2015-2016

Family Portal Support

Warwick Pre-School Programs

Child Outreach Screening

Food Service Program

Bullying Policy

Bus Schedules

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WPS Program of Studies 2016-17

Code of Ethics

Student Accident Ins through WPS

Graduation Portfolio

Senior Project

Summer Reading Requirements

Summer Math Requirements

Scholarship Opportunities


PCAC - Parent Communication Advisory Committee

Title I Family Center

VOWS -- Volunteers of Warwick Schools

School Building Committee

Warwick Special Education Advisory Committee
Questions, Concerns, Contact the Committee

Warwick Community Resource Guide

Warwick Wolves Cross Country and Track & Field

Cox Essentials Program

SMMA (contracted firm dedicated to driving master facility planning in Warwick)

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