2020-2021 Enrollment Timeline

The admissions process for the 2020–2021 academic year is below. If you have any questions, please call Paul Cuffee School at 401-453-2626.

November 1, 2019
Application process opens (K–12)

December 3, 2019
Lower and Middle School Open House (Grades K-8)
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm
Location: Elementary School Building, 459 Promenade Street, Providence RI

January 15, 2020
Upper School Open House (Grades 9-12)
Time: 6:00-7:30 pm
Location: Upper School Building, 544 Elmwood Avenue, Providence RI

February 12, 2020
Last day applications will be accepted

March 2, 2020
Lottery for all grades 

March 5, 2020
Acceptance packets will be sent out, followed by waiting list notification

  • Accepted students will be required to attend the Welcome and Screening event based on the grade they are entering. More information will be sent home in the acceptance packet. Please hold the following dates:
    • May 13, 2020 – Welcome & Screening for Upper School Students (Grades 9-12)
    • May 18, 2020 – Welcome & Screening for Middle School Students (Grades 6-8)
    • May 27 & 28, 2020 – Welcome & Screening for Kindergarten Students
  • Waitlisted families will remain on our waiting list until the end of the 2020-2021 school year. If spots become available, the school will fill vacancies from the active waiting list throughout the summer months.

May – Aug. – Families will be called from the active waiting list if spots become available

Late Aug/ early Sept. – School begins