Kingston Hill Academy is Growing!

Information about the expansion can be found in the What's New at KHA section



Kingston Hill Academy

is a K-5 Public Charter School


Kingston Hill Academy had a 5 star rating from the Rhode Island Department of Education!

KHA was one of only 21 schools (out of 297) in the state to earn that top rating.

Click to see more information about our RICAS scores, the state's new accountability system, and comparisons of KHA to top neighboring schools.





Kingston Hill Academy

Kingston Hill Academy is a public (no tuition) charter school located in Saunderstown, Rhode Island. The school opened in September of 2001 with just 40 Kindergarten students. Since that time, the school has grown to 180 students in Kindergarten through Fifth Grade. KHA is chartered for up to 260 students, and is currently in the process of expanding the physical plant to accommodate more students.

KHA is operated under a charter granted by the Board of Regents of the Rhode Island Department of Education (RIDE) and follows RIDE regulations, assessment and teaching standards and all other requirements mandated for traditional public schools in Rhode Island. Teachers and teacher assistants are certified by the State of Rhode Island and meet highly qualified status under No Child Left Behind. KHA has a 185-day school year; and the daily hours are 8:40 AM to 3:10 PM. KHA participates in the National School Lunch Program. Meals, including breakfast and lunch, are available to students and are provided by Chartwells. Transportation is provided if the family lives within the KHA bussing region (Chariho, Exeter, Narragansett, North Kingstown, South Kingstown, and Westerly).


In the News:

Rhode Island's Best Schools: New Rankings Released

Here is the new list of the best schools in Rhode Island from the website niche.com

Kingston Hill Academy is rated Rhode Island's Top Public Elementary School by niche.com, August 3, 2018 

Kingston Hill Academy wins "Most Loved Charter School" Award from Hulafrog

February 2019

Kingston Hill Academy and Villa Nova Middle Win Kindness Challenge

From Narragansett - South Kingstown Patch November 8, 2017

KHA = Kindness Helps Always