Sports and Electives at the Upper School (Grades 9-12)

PCS students in grades 9 and up are invited to participate in a range of after-school electives. Some examples include Urban Debate League, Student Senate, newspaper, cooking, drama, chess club, yoga club, community art, and urban gardening. These enrichment programs run from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm Tuesday through Friday.

PCS also offers athletics at the Upper School level during the fall, winter, and spring seasons. Sports include soccer, basketball, baseball, softball, and outdoor track and field. Paul Cuffee School is a member of the RI Interscholastic League in Boys Basketball, Softball and Baseball. Click here to view the Athletics Calendar.

There is no fee for sports or electives for students in grades 9 and above.

Joel Polanco – Program Contact; 401.781.2727 x144



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