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Paul Cuffee Upper Classman Takes Honorable Mention in RI Poetry Out Loud Competition

poetry_ft PCS 11th grader Wenricka Griffith made it to the final round recently at the Rhode Island Poetry Out Loud State Finals. She performed all three of her poems and got an Honorable Mention.

Commissioner Ken Wagner Visits Paul Cuffee Middle and Upper Schools

commissioner_ft Paul Cuffee's Middle and Upper Schools hosted Dr. Ken Wagner, Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education, for a tour, a visit to several classrooms, and an open meeting with parents.

Class Parents Lend a Helping Hand at Lower School

class_parent_ft Twenty parents have volunteered to be Class Parents, aiding teachers in the classroom as well as acting as communications conduits between the classroom and the parent community.

Paul Cuffee Students Love the 100th day of the School Year

100days_ft The state-mandated 180 days of school is a requirement, but celebrating the 100 day milestone is a cause for jubilation at Paul Cuffee School.

Paul Cuffee 11th Graders Bring Home Gold and Silver Keys in the Scholastic Art Awards Competition

us_art_ft_150 Eleventh grader Pa Houa Yang won both a gold and a silver key for two drawings that she submitted to the 2017 RI Scholastic Art...

When I Grow Up

brown_visit_ft Paul Cuffee students started the year off right by thinking about their future careers at Brown University’s What I Want to Be Day. Sixth grade students listened to presenters, including our own former 5th grade teacher, Dr. Darline Berrios, as well as Dr. Doreen Wiggins, WPRI-12 meteorologist Michelle Muscatello...

IXL and Other Technology Tools Raise the Bar for Blended Learning in Math

ixl_ft_150 Who goes from 2nd grade to 6th grade in the blink of an eye? Second grader Victoria Feldman does. As an advanced math student, Victoria has mastered her own grade level math problems and advanced to sixth grade math using a series of blended...

Former Middle School Basketball Starter, Anissa Rivera, Enjoys Multiple College Offers

anissa Though she relocated to Maryland a few years ago, Anissa Rivera left a lasting impression on her Paul Cuffee teachers and coaches.

Middle Schoolers Find an Emerald City for the Holidays

wiz_ft Dorothy meets fantastical friends on her journey to Oz. Thirty middle schoolers found themselves following the yellow brick road to Oz as they performed The Wiz. Directed by Robb Dimmick...

PCS 2nd Grader Stacks Up Against the Competition

gio_ft In the recent 8th Annual Connecticut State Sport Stacking Championships, PCS 2nd Grader Giovani Love set new World Sport Stacking Association RI state records for his division.

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

What makes this school special is that it reaches beyond books and academics. The emphasis on community and teamwork is amazing.

 Kelly Barr, PCS Staff