26 Jan


St. Michael’s Country Day School is located in Newport at 180 Rhode Island Avenue, just off of Memorial Boulevard. The campus is walking distance to historic downtown Newport, and just up the hill from Easton’s Beach.

Driving Directions from the West

  1. Directions to St. Michael's Using Rt. 138 East

    1. Start on Rt. 138 East:

      • Follow signs for Jamestown/Newport.
      • Cross the Jamestown Bridge and then the Newport Bridge (toll is $4.00).
    2. After Newport Bridge:

      • As you descend from the bridge, take the first exit for Downtown Newport.
    3. On the Exit Ramp:

      • At the bottom of the ramp, turn right onto Farewell St.
      • Continue to the second traffic light and turn right onto America’s Cup Ave.
    4. On America’s Cup Ave:

      • This road leads you past the harbor and through town.
      • At the traffic light with the US Post Office on your left, continue straight (the road turns into Memorial Blvd. as you go up the hill).
    5. On Memorial Blvd:

      • Continue straight through the intersections of Memorial Blvd. and Spring Street (St. Mary’s Church on your right-hand side).
      • Continue straight through the intersection of Memorial Blvd. and Bellevue Ave. (the road becomes a divided boulevard).
    6. Approaching Rhode Island Ave:

      • After passing Bellevue Ave., be sure to be in the left lane.
      • Stay on Memorial Blvd. for about 1/2 mile.
      • Watch for a stone wall on the left side of the road.
    7. Turn onto Rhode Island Ave:

      • Take a left onto Rhode Island Ave (crossing through the median area).
      • St. Michael’s is the first driveway on your right-hand side.
    8. Arriving at St. Michael’s:

      • The main building is a Spanish mission-style with a red tile roof.

Driving Directions from the North & East

  1. Follow Rt. 195 to Fall River, MA. Take exit Rt. 24 South from Fall River toward Newport.
  2. Rt. 24 South will feed into Rt. 114 South to Newport. Stay on Rt. 114 South for several miles. Rt. 114 will merge with Rt. 138 South. When Rt. 114 South and Rt. 138 South go right at a stop light (Domino’s Pizza on your left hand side), continue straight through intersection onto Broadway (look for signs to Newport Hospital).
  3. At the traffic light Broadway and Friendship St, the Newport Hospital will be on your left hand side. Continue on Broadway for another two blocks, where you turn left onto Rhode Island Ave.
  4. Stay on Rhode Island Ave passing through five stop sign intersections. After the fifth stop sign (intersection Rhode Island Ave. and Old Beach Rd.), drive about 1.3 miles and the St. Michael’s will be on your left behind a stone wall.
  5. The main building is Spanish mission-style with red tile roof.