Welcome to Cushing

Cushing Academy is a global, collaborative community where students become curious, creative, and confident learners and leaders. We invite you to learn more about our remarkable academic, art, athletic, and student life programs and the very welcoming Penguin Nation.
Take the first step: submit an inquiry form to begin a conversation about your ambitions and how Cushing will help you achieve them. 
Contact Admissions with any questions:
Join us in January!
Hover over & click on an event below to register.

Athletics Open Houses
Cushing is renowned for its competitive athletics, both for students exploring new sports and athletes competing at a high level. Learn what it's like to be a student-athlete at Cushing from our Athletic Director, coaches, and players.

Girls' Athletics Open House
January 25, 7:00 pm EST
Watch the webinar recording here.

Boys' Athletics Open House
January 26, 7:00 pm EST

Academic Support Open House
Cushing helps students achieve academic success in a supportive environment with teachers who specialize in learning support. In this webinar, you'll hear from Academic Support teachers, current students, and alumni who have used the skills learned at Cushing in college.

Academic Support Open House
January 27, 7:00 pm EST

Live Chat Software

Schedule a Virtual Visit, which includes a student-guided tour and an interview with an Admissions counselor. Virtual Visits are available on weekdays, 9 am to 4 pm.

Schedule a Virtual Visit:
admission@cushing.org / 978-827-7300

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Cushing Academy

39 School Street
Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430

Cushing Academy

Cushing Academy exists for students and develops curious, creative, and confident learners and leaders. Founded in 1865, Cushing is a co-ed, college preparatory boarding and day school for students in grades 9-12 and PG. Our students, who come from over 30 states and 30 countries, excel in our outstanding academic, art, and athletic offerings. We welcome you to visit our community and beautiful 162-acre campus in Ashburnham, Mass., just one hour from Boston, to experience all that Cushing has to offer.