POLICY INFORMATION and RESIDENCE REQUIREMENT
In accordance with School Committee Policy 5116, the following requirements are observed:
1.1 Only children who reside in Portsmouth, residency being as defined by the Rhode Island General Laws, Section 16-64-1, and who are legally under the control of the adults with whom they reside shall be allowed to attend the Portsmouth Public Schools.
1.2 Parents of non-resident children may request in writing from the Superintendent of Schools permission for a child or children to attend the Portsmouth Public Schools at a tuition rate established annually by the School Committee.
ANA C. RILEY, SUPERINTENDENT