Teaching and Learning at PCS

Paul Cuffee School provides a cohesive structure for learning, with high-quality instruction, engaged and motivated students, differentiated instruction to meet individual student needs, and an emphasis on social and emotional development as well as academic achievement. We are committed to helping students become independent learners and to developing a collaborative, respectful community in which everyone contributes and achieves at high levels.

Learn more about our teaching philosophy, our libraries, our academic support structures for students, and our college guide for students applying for college, as well as about the curriculum for each school:

Lower School
Middle School
Upper School

For a directory of our academic and other staff, click here.

PCS BY THE NUMBERS

Average class size: 18
Current enrollment: 774
Annual enrollment growth since 2001: 37%
Faculty with advanced degrees: 53%

I love Paul Cuffee School because it helped me when I first came to America. The people were kind and helped me with my education. My friends were awesome. They were funny and were always there. I would like to thank all my teachers and students in my classes. Thanks!   

Rhessa, Grade 5