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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…

All Aboard!


Follow the adventures of our 12th graders on board the tall ship, Mystic, a three-masted schooner. Departing from Providence the morning of Monday, September 8th, the students used the skills…

Back to School


The wax is dry upon the floors, classrooms have been repainted, supplies have been ordered and stocked. All sure signs of back-to-school readiness. On Wednesday, August 27th Cuffee students poured…

Annual Fund Exceeds $150,000 Goal!


THANKS TO YOU, we surpassed our $150,000 Annual Fund goal for the 2013-14 school year! Your generosity allowed us to enrich the teaching and enliven the learning experiences and lives…


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

At Paul Cuffee School you can make many friends and you can have fun while learning something new.

Nyleah Febles, Grade 5