Participation: Rhode Island is administering the PARCC assessment in 2014-15. Rhode Island is a governing state.
Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education: Deborah A. Gist
K-12 State Lead: Mary Ann Snider, Chief of Educator Excellence and Instructional Effectiveness, and Phyllis Lynch, Director, Office of Instruction, Assessment and Curriculum, Rhode Island Department of Elementary and Secondary Education
Advisory Committee on College Readiness: Jim Purcell, Commissioner, Rhode Island Office of the Postsecondary Commissioner