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Rhythm Room Visits PCS

Seth Antonitis, an accomplished musician and enthusiastic educator from the cast of the Rhythm Room visited PCS Lower School on March 9th to lead integrated arts workshops with Mr. Staton and his students in each of grades 2-5.

Paul Cuffee School Cares

February was American Heart Month and nearly 400 Paul Cuffee students and their teachers participated in this year’s Jump Rope for Heart: a month-long endurance event coordinated by Marlon Mussington, the Paul Cuffee Lower School’s physical...

Nature’s Classroom

During February break, the Paul Cuffee fourth grade team arranged for more than 100 elementary school students and their families to hike with two Audubon guides and some of their teachers at Neutaconkanut Hill in Providence.

Great News for the New Year!

Thanks to the generous $25,000 matching challenge offered by two dear friends of the School, and the amazing response of our extended community, Paul Cuffee School exceeded its ambitious fundraising goals for the month of December!

Annual Fund Donations will be Doubled in December!

Thanks to two dear friends of Paul Cuffee School, all donations received before midnight on December 31st will be matched up to $25,000!

Rhode Island Commerce Corporation is a Good Neighbor to PCS

Members of Rhode Island Commerce Corporation's new community outreach program "Commerce Cares" visited the school recently to present the Parent Association with a donation of

Going Above and Beyond

An eagerly anticipated tradition for Paul Cuffee Middle and Upper School students, the Providence Rotary Street Painting Festival engaged enthusiastic artists in spite of torrential rains this year.

Honoring the Life and Legacy of John Carter, Jr

As you may know, local philanthropist John S. Carter, Jr. was an esteemed member of the Paul Cuffee School community for more than 15 years and enjoyed close relationships with our founding Board President Dave Burnham and Head of School David Bourns.

What Makes Charter Schools Different

When Paul Cuffee School was founded it was done so with an independent and democratic spirit. That spirit is also alive and well in countless other independent, community charter schools like ours. Recently, I had the opportunity to meet leaders of such...

Summertime, and the Learnin’ Is Easy:
Summer Reading Link

Are you tired of hearing “there’s nothing to do!” or “I’m bored!” There’s always something to do, learn, and achieve at http://guides.rilinkschools.org/maritime. Click on the link to find your...
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PCS BY THE NUMBERS

Average class size: 18
Current enrollment: 807
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