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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 agencies and 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 its COVID-19 response. Links to these channels are provided below.

Please note: The primary source for all updates will be our COVID-19 Newsroom. Please utilize this resource for the most up-to-date information regarding announcements, news, and more.

Bishop Hendricken’s COVID-19 Newsroom

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.


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

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

+ How long will virtual learning last?

Virtual learning is currently scheduled to take place through April. Over the course of this period, administration is actively monitoring the COVID-19 crisis in our state, as well as the guidance of Governor Raimondo, the RI Department of Health, and the RI Department of Education. An announcement on next steps will be made when available. For information and resources, click here.

+ 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. As of March 16th, campus is shut down and closed to students until further notice. This includes athletics facilities. No faculty or staff will be in the building. 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. Paul Danesi, Chief Financial Officer

Fr. Brian Morris ’03, Chaplain

Media & Email: Mrs. Michele King, Director of Communications
Website & Social: Mr. Christian Kabbas ’14, Digital Media Specialist

School Counseling
Mrs. Nancy Rocha, Director of School Counseling

Social Worker
Mrs. Laura Zanoil, 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