• Cushing


Spar with Shakespeare in literature class. Brainstorm ideas about plant growth and test your hypothesis in biology class. Sculpt a bust to rival the Old Masters in studio.


The courses at Cushing give you the freedom to explore subjects in depth and engage in serious scholarship. As a college preparatory program, we help you learn to think critically, communicate effectively, and collaborate with others. You'll solve problems creatively while respecting viewpoints that differ from your own. We want you to graduate with the skills and confidence that will serve you well in the years ahead.

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Cushing Academy

39 School Street
Ashburnham, Massachusetts 01430

Cushing Academy

Cushing Academy is a coed, college preparatory day and boarding school for grades 9-12 and PG. Our students, who come from over 30 states and 30 countries, excel in and out of the classroom through outstanding academic, art and athletic offerings. Visit our welcoming community and beautiful 162-acre campus in Ashburnham, Mass., one hour from Boston, to experience all that Cushing has to offer.