“When I Grow Up…”

Providence Police K-9 Officer, Lincoln Sisson with highly-trained
bomb-sniffing shepherd, Kyra, discusses careers in law enforcement
with Paul Cuffee students.

Paul Cuffee students started the year off right by thinking about their future careers at Brown University’s What I Want to Be Day.

Students in Grades 4 through 7 listened to presenters including an author, a physical therapist, a sports announcer, and a number of law enforcement officials describing their education, training, and job responsibilities.


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%