Enrollment Timeline

The admissions process for the 2024–2025 academic year is below. If you have any questions, please call Paul Cuffee School at 401-601-6410 or email admissions@paulcuffee.org.

November 14, 2023
Application process opens (K–12)

March 14, 2024 
Last day applications will be accepted

April 1, 2024
Lottery for all grades

April 3, 2024
Acceptance packets will be sent out, followed by waiting list notification via email

  • 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.
  • Waitlisted families will remain on our waiting list until the end of the 2024-2025 school year. If spots become available, the school will fill vacancies from the active waiting list throughout the summer months.

May 2024 – August 2024
Families will be called from the active waiting list if spots become available

Late August 2024 – early September 2024
School begins


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%