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Bishop Hendricken & COVID-19

Bishop Hendricken & COVID-19

Bishop Hendricken is actively monitoring the latest news and information regarding COVID-19, the novel coronavirus 2019.

We will continue to respond accordingly to the latest developments and with the guidance of local, state, and federal officials. Our top priority is the safety, health, and well-being of our students, faculty, staff, parents, and greater school community.

Communications & Updates

Bishop Hendricken will be utilizing several channels to communicate updates and information regarding COVID-19 and reopening. Links to these channels are provided below.

Please note: The primary source for all reopening updates will be our Reopening Bishop Hendricken page. Please utilize this resource for the most up-to-date information regarding announcements, news, and more.

Reopening Bishop Hendricken page

Social Media

Email, Call & Text from the Principal’s Office
• Enrolled students, families, faculty and staff will receive updates from the Principal’s Office via email, call, and text message.

Email from the Communications Office
• Students, parents, families, alumni, and friends will receive updates pertinent to them via our Communications Office and Constant Contact. Please note: these emails are sent to those who are currently enrolled in our mailing system.


+ Will we be in school in the fall?

As of now, our current goal, hope, and intention is to utilize our Full Model of reopening for the beginning of the 2020-2021 Academic Year. With further guidance expected from the Governor, Rhode Island Department of Education, and the Rhode Island Department of Health, it is fully possible that changes to our models, or the shift to another model presented in our plan, could occur. All news, updates, and information from Bishop Hendricken regarding its reopening plans can be found, here.

+ Where can I find the latest news from the school?

All news, updates, and information from Bishop Hendricken regarding COVID-19 and reopening will be published as they are announced, here. Updates will also be disseminated via our social media outlets and email.

+ How do I know what events are cancelled or postponed?

We've developed a full listing of school events and trips that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, here. We are actively updating that list as new changes, cancellations, and postponements are announced.

+ Can I come on campus?

No. Campus is shut down and closed to students, parents, and families until further notice with the exception of summer camps and their registered participants. This includes athletics facilities and outdoor spaces. If you need to reach someone, please use the list of department contacts below.

+ I'm not receiving emails. What do I do?

If you believe you are currently on our mailing list, but are not receiving communications, check your "Junk" and "Spam" folders for emails. If you are not currently on our mailing list, but would like to enroll, please email mking@hendricken.com.

Important Contacts

Please use the following list of contacts for questions regarding the specified departments and school operations. Click the contact’s name to email.

Please note: Students should first communicate with their teachers and guidance counselors with questions regarding classes.

Mr. Vincent Mancuso, Dean of Academics
Mr. Mark DeCiccio ’03, Principal

Mrs. Cathy Solomon, Director of Admissions

Advancement & Alumni
Ms. Regina Tracy, Senior Director of Development & Advancement

Mr. Michael Nolette ’84, Director of Operations & Finance

Fr. Brian Morris ’03, Chaplain

Media & Email: Mrs. Michele King, Director of Communications
Website & Social: Mr. Christian Kabbas ’14, Sr. Manager, Communications & Marketing

School Counseling
Mrs. Nancy Rocha, Director of School Counseling

Social Worker
Mrs. Laura Zaniol, LICSW, School Social Worker

Mrs. Caren Cotoia Pacheco, Tuition Assistance – Business Office

Virtual Learning & Technology
Ms. Sarah Murray, Virtual Learning Task Force Chair
Mr. David Wright, Director of Technology