Fourth Graders Get Into the Act

On March 22, PCS 4th graders held their annual Paul Cuffee play, We’ll Build a School, written by Grammy Award winning musician, Bill Harley. The play tells the story of the life of Paul Cuffee, whaler, merchant, and entrepreneur and his establishment of the first racially integrated school in Westport, Massachusetts.


Average Class Size: 20
Current Enrollment: 820
Students of Color: 96%
Female Students: 51%
Male Students: 49%
Free/Reduced Price Lunch Eligibility: 82%
Multi-Language Learners: 19%
Students Receiving Special Education Services: 13%
Total Employees: 168
BIPOC: 45%
Female Employees: 75%
Male Employees: 25%