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Welcome to The Metropolitan Regional Career and Technical Center

The Met is a network of six small, public high schools located in Providence and Newport, RI. The Met’s individualized learning approach has proven successful in unlocking students’ passion for learning. The Met empowers its students to take charge of their learning, to become responsible citizens and life-long learners. The hallmarks of a Met education include internships, individual learning plans, advisory, and a breakthrough college transition program.
  • 1996 Founded
  • 5500 Local Mentors and Partnering Organizations
  • #1 In all RI Student SurveyWorks Categories in 2020
  • 93% Graduation Rate
  • 77% Attend College/Post Secondary Program
  • 2M Scholarships Received in 2020

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Welcoming Our Students Home After 65 Days at Sea Featured Photo

Welcoming Our Students Home After 65 Days at Sea

At the Met, we’re getting ready to welcome back a small group of students who have spent the last 65 days at sea aboard Sailing Ships Maine’s schooner Harvey Gamage. For almost 50 years, the Harvey Gamage has been a classroom for students interested in sail training, but this voyage was very different. In partnership with Big Picture Learning, Sailing Ships Maine set out on a journey to explore civil rights.
Meet Leticia, A Met Graduate Featured Photo

Meet Leticia, A Met Graduate

“I would say, “Don't let outside influences direct the course of your life.” At the end of the day, it's you who has to walk through your own journey. The people I allowed to have so much influence over how I directed and shaped my life—they aren't inside this body with me, walking through my day. ”
Read her story here...
See the Met on the Rhode Show Featured Photo

See the Met on the Rhode Show

Brendan Kirby recently dropped by the Met to discover more about how it works from the team and to meet some remarkable students well!

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