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Literacy-Themed Arts

At the December 19th Morning Meeting, performing artist Keith Munslow enchanted his audience by playing piano for a dramatization of Mo Willems’ popular storybook Piggie & Gerald - Watch Me Throw The Ball, performed by two faculty.

Reading for Pleasure

Thanks to our librarian and other book lovers in Rhode Island, the Paul Cuffee Lower School has received its own copies of the 2023 RI Children’s Book Award Nominee Book...

Hispanic Heritage Olympic Games

To complete a month of learning with a day of hands-on activities, games, and cultural pride, the Upper School faculty and staff hosted an Olympic Games Day. There were awards...

Unity Day

While the culture of caring and kindness remains strong at PCS, bullying prevention is still among our top priorities. To demonstrate a united front, on October 19th, the day of...

Still We Rise!

Thanks to a generous sponsorship, 18 Paul Cuffee School students and staff were able to attend the fifth annual RISE Women’s Leadership Conference. Motivated by the keynote speakers, panel discussions,...

Commerce Cares

To contribute to a happy new school year for their Paul Cuffee Elementary School neighbors, a group of RI Commerce employees that focus on giving back to the community collected two...

You Made it Happen!

Thanks to your donations, every Paul Cuffee student got to take their learning outdoors this spring. Our Lower School children enjoyed plein air art classes and other field trips, as...

Congratulations Class of 2022

The Paul Cuffee School Class of 2022 celebrated their hard work and accomplishments at Waterfire Center for the Arts on June 8th with an enthusiastic audience of more than...

Mentors at Cuffee

To provide helpful advice for success in school, Paul Cuffee Upper School students, who are members of the Mentors at Cuffee (MAC) after school program, designed and facilitated a morning...

U.S. News + World Report Ranks PCS Among Top Ten High Schools in RI!

According to data collected on six performance measures from 24,000 public high schools in America, U.S. News ranked Paul Cuffee High School number 8 in Rhode Island based upon enrollment,...

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%