Paul Cuffee Upper School open house: Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Latest News

Amazon Purchases Support PCS


Now you can support PCS just by using Amazon! Through the company’s AmazonSmile program, you can donate 0.5% of your Amazon purchases to PCS, at no cost to you. Simply log into your…

New Endowment Honoring David Burnham Will Provide Maritime Experiences for Paul Cuffee Students

Dave Burnham

Benefactors of Paul Cuffee School and friends of David Burnham gathered at the Providence Art Club recently at a reception to announce the launch of the David Burnham Maritime Fund. The fund…

Back to School Nights Offer Parents Strategies to Support Their Children’s Learning


September may mean back to school for kids, but at Paul Cuffee School, October is Back to School month for parents. Over the course of the month, Back to School…

Paul Cuffee Student Senators Get a Glimpse of the Real Thing at the RI State House


October proved to be a busy month for the Paul Cuffee Upper School Student Senate. The Senate is comprised of four senators elected by their peers in grades 9 through…

Paul Cuffee 8th Graders Seek Answers to an Essential Question by Studying The Holocaust


The students in Tom Chen’s 8th grade humanities class have been studying the Holocaust for the past six weeks and responding to the essential question “How do individuals and groups…

Paul Cuffee School Families Enjoy Spaghetti and Camaraderie


The 6th annual Family Spaghetti Dinner brought out 140 Cuffee family members for a spaghetti dinner, an annual fundraiser for the After School Enrichment programs benefiting grades K – 8….

Paul Cuffee School Students Clean up Close to Home for International Coastal Cleanup Day


Paul Cuffee School joined forces with the Woonasquatucket River Watershed Council and Save the Bay to celebrate International Coastal Cleanup Day, a day to pitch in to help our oceans…

PCS Upperclassmen Experience Diversity Week at URI


Twenty-five 11th and 12th graders spent the day at URI’s Kingston Campus to take part in Diversity Week, the university’s celebration of the rich backgrounds and cultures that the students,…

PCS 3rd Graders Embrace Environmental Stewardship of the Woonasquatucket River


Narragansett Bay Commission educator, Cynthia Morrissette, has begun the Woon Watershed Explorers (WWE) program with 3rd graders during their STEM (Science Technology Engineering and Math) classes.
In the WWE program,…

PCS Middle Schoolers Learn to Sail at Herreshoff Seamanship Program


Five middle schoolers set sail in vintage Herreshoff 12 ½ foot sloops before the start of the new school year at the sailing school and marine museum in Bristol. For…


Average class size: 18
Current enrollment: 774
Annual enrollment growth since 2001: 37%
Faculty with advanced degrees: 67%

I like that everybody is respectful. All the students and teachers are caring. Also that we have a lot of fun. That is what I like about Paul Cuffee School.

Kiana Pinales, Grade 5