Our Sisters’ School (OSS) is an independent, tuition-free, non-sectarian middle school, committed to educating and inspiring economically disadvantaged girls from the New Bedford area. OSS empowers girls to step into the future with valuable life skills and a mindset of achievement and excellence by providing a safe, supportive, and academically challenging environment.
OSS equips students with the foundation they need to pursue higher educations, achieve their dreams and help build their communities. OSS fosters healthy self-esteem, unfettered aspiration, and resilient determination.
The Wagner Foundation is honored to support OSS's commitment to educational excellence for underserved girls. Helping middle school girls realize their potential creates a ripple effect of benefits – raising local achievement levels, elevating standards and expectations, and improving prospects across the community.