Student Teaching

Student and college intern requests should contact:

Paula M. Soares
Administrative Assistant
Office of Instruction
417 Rock Street
Fall River, MA 02720
Phone: 508-675-8420 x53800

Documents needed and actions required:
1. Written request from the college or university to include
 a) Type of placement desired (i. e. Special Education, Elementary, Middle School, High School, ESL/ELL)
 b) Start and end dates for the student teaching assignment
 c) Official college transcript
 d) Contact information including email address
2. Must apply for a CORI background check at the administration building located at 417 Rock Street, Fall River, MA 02720
3. Must get fingerprinted
4. Meet with the school principal

Please note: The request should be made in a timely manner in order to accommodate the request and process the CORI. We are always pleased to have energetic, creative, dedicated student teachers in the system. Thank you for choosing the Fall River Public Schools.

News and Notices

Superintendent Malone's Entry Plan

Learning and Teaching Framework

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In an effort to reduce paper and other resources, flyers are no longer sent home in backpacks but are e-mailed home to families and placed into our online backpacks which can be accessed at anytime. In order to receive this information right to your inbox, please be sure your child's school has an up-to-date e-mail address. Please note, community-based flyers must first be approved by the Superintendent of Schools.  If your organization wishes to have their flyer added to our digital backpack, please e-mail a copy to for Superintendent's approval.

School Opening Info.
Start/End Times

Public Records Requests

Please submit all requests to
Tonya Casey, Admin. Assistant
417 Rock Street
Fall River, MA 02720
508-675-8420, ext. 53701

Parent/Student Portal Info

Intent To Submit Application For Funding

Common Core State Standards (CCSS)

Partnership for Assessment of Readiness for College and Careers (PARCC)


Massachusetts required Fingerprinting

Multilingual Literacy Resources for Parents

Special Education Parent Advisory Council  &  Fall River Autism Community Group

School Committee Survey

FRPS Home School Application

Fonseca Turnaround Plan

Greater Fall River Resource Guide

Superintendent's Proposed FY2018 Budget


Asbestos Hazard Emergency Response Act (AHERA)