Meeting Street’s Carter School Students Celebrate Prom with LaSalle Academy Best Buddies Program
East Bay Students Dance the Night Away
(Providence, RI) – May 24, 2018 – The Carter School at Meeting Street recently held its annual prom at Roger Williams Park Casino. Approximately 20 students celebrated the “Under the Sea” themed prom, complete with a DJ, dancing, food and with the students from LaSalle Academy’s Best Buddies Program. Among the delighted guests were Brock Gonsalves of East Providence, Noah Gorman of Warren, and Cathryn Massud of Seekonk.
The Carter School, Meeting Street’s high school program for students with special needs, features an innovative approach to education that extends far beyond the classroom door. Its programs support education, vocational opportunities, and recreational and social activities tailored to each student's specific interests and abilities.
About Meeting Street
Founded in 1946, Meeting Street compassionately and innovatively empowers children and their families to thrive by fostering the development of the whole child. Meeting Street’s vision is to be a national leader in child development, education, research and training. Today, Meeting Street works with over 5,000 children and families annually through its core programs: Early Intervention, Early Head Start, Healthy Families America, Early Learning Center, Pediatric Outpatient Rehabilitation Services, The Grace School, The Carter School, and The Schwartz School. For more information about Meeting Street visit www.MeetingStreet.org.