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28 Commons
Little Compton, RI 02837


The mission of the Wilbur & McMahon Schools is to develop a comprehensive educational community with high academic standards that challenge all students to love learning and to become skilled communicators and critical thinkers who are respectful, motivated, responsible, and self confident contributors to their community and the world.

Little Compton Education Foundation

Established in 2005, the Little Compton Education Foundation is an independent, non-profit 501c3 organization whose mission is to enhance the educational experiences of Little Compton public school students by fostering community support for the Wilbur McMahon School.

To Find out more please look at the Little Compton Education Foundation website.


Recent News

Important Budget Information

Here is the proposed FY14 budget for the school. The town financial meeting will take place Tuesday, May 21, 2013 at 7 pm in the school gym.

Kindergarten Orientation

On August 31st we will be holding our annual Kindergarten Orientation at the Wilbur and MacMahon School. New kindergarten students will be screened at 10am and from 11 to 12:30 there will be an orientation for all students. See you there!

Student Registration

Grades K-8. All registrations will take place at the Wilbur and McMahon Schools on August 16 and 17, 2012 between the hours of 10 am and 2 pm at the school main office. Please ask for Sandra Waite, School Secretary.

New School Improvement Plan

Wilbur & McMahon Schools are dedicated to preparing students for educational and life experiences in an atmosphere where there is respect for the dignity of every person and an enthusiasm for learning. Wilbur & McMahon Schools are dedicated to the principle that educational programs be both challenging and supportive, distinguished by consistent high standards and by attention to the needs and potential of the individual student.

School Building Committee

Together with Durkee, Brown, Viveiros & Werenfels Architects we are making some big changes to the school.

Academic Calendar

The most up-to-date academic calendar ready for you to download and stick to the fridge.

NECAP Scores

Little Compton NECAP scores among highest in R.I.

Little Compton Education Foundation

An independent, community supported foundation whose mission is to enchance the experience for Wilbur McMahon students.

Job Postings

A complete listing of job openings.

School Closing Notices

In the event that school is cancelled or delayed, please refer to the following television and radio stations or their websites:

Technology Plan 2010 – 2013

Learn about our plan to give every student ready access to and command over the technology required to succeed and advance in the modern world.