At Cushing Academy, we encourage our students to discover and explore their artistic interests as a way to round out their education and enhance their personal development. To support our extensive programs in both visual and performing arts, we offer dedicated facilities and leading edge equipment, a superb arts faculty, and the flexibility to accommodate students at every level. 

Whether you are a beginner or well advanced in your studies, we welcome your participation and encourage you to find your voice, express your vision, and let your imagination soar.

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.