Cushing Academy

Ashburnham
, MA
Location
Post-Graduate (Grades 9-12; PG)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
390
Students
91%
Boarding
Informal
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
24
Sports
1865
Year Founded

Description

Cushing Academy is recognized as a unique educational setting whose faculty, staff, and facilities nurture the optimal growth of students with a range of talents, abilities, and interests. Our community-oriented environment is supportive and diverse, promoting and valuing intellectual challenges and emphasizing the arts, athletics, and cultural competence.

Unique Characteristics

The Academic Support program is central to Cushing Academy’s ethos as an inclusive community. The support we offer is unique. Our experienced specialists assist students with a variety of learning differences. including but are not limited to ADHD, dyslexia, executive function, test anxiety, and health impairments.

Cushing offers extensive programs in both visual and performing arts with professionally-trained, artistically accomplished tutors.Whether drawn to the stage, the studio, or the practice room, students have the freedom to explore their creative side at Cushing. We are committed to providing arts opportunities to enhance the learning experience and unlock undiscovered passions.

College Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

Academics

Trimesters
Schedule
ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

No SSAT Required
January Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
Gateway
SSAT SAO
School-Specific

Student Body

390
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.

China, Korea, Brazil, Thailand, Vietnam, Singapore, Germany, Mexico, Russia, UK, Jamaica, Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria.

Location

Address39 School Street Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430
Nearby Airports

International: Boston Logan International Airport (BOS)

Domestic: Worcester Regional Airport (ORH); Manchester-Boston Regional Airport.

Campus Size162 Acres

Contact Information

Sarah Catlin
Admissions Director
Randy Bertin
Head of School
978-827-7000
Phone