At CIP we value Respect, Open-mindedness, Achievement, Relationships, and Self-esteem.

A Paine Panther ROARS!


Captain Isaac Paine Elementary School….

One Heart, One Community: Strong in Body. Strong in Mind. Strong in Character.

School Improvement Plan Goals

*These goals are aligned with the Foster-Glocester Tri-District Strategic Plan

1. Students will become proficient readers and writers across content areas.
2. Students will become proficient mathematicians.
3. CIP will utilize technology to enhance teaching and learning.
4. CIP will support and maintain a safe and inclusive school community.

2015-16 School Improvement Plan

 Please excuse our mess while we spruce up the Paine School website! You can look forward to great things as we migrate to a WordPress platform. Would you like to help? Please email Doctor Du ( if you know anything about WordPress or how to make a website look snazzy. Thanks in advance for joining our learning community!


Parent Connection

School Newletters are going electronic! Provide your name and email address to receive Paine's biweekly school updates.


CIP Enrichment Program

Registration for Spring Semester is due no later than Friday February 24th!

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Grades 3-5 Parents/Guardians

Please complete the 2017 Rhode Island school survey.

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CIP Spirit Wear

New Paine School spirit wear is ready to be ordered online!

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Preschool Survey

Have a child who will be 3 or 4 next school year? Please provide input on the possibility of CIP offering a preschool program at the school.

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Blended Learning at CIP


Announcements »


Please click the link below to view information from the CDC about Enterovirus D68. Thanks! What Parents Need to Know about Enterovirus D68  



Wecome back to school! Please click the link below to view our updated Student Handbook. Thanks! Student Handbook  


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Heating assistance is available for families who qualify. If you receive SNAP benefits, Medical Assistance, free/reduced lunch or other subsidy, you can apply for...