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The Passing of Dr. Joseph Curry

It is with heavy hearts that we tell you that Dr. Joseph Curry, Cushing’s 9th Headmaster, passed away on Friday morning, Dec. 12, 2014. We will be forever grateful for Dr. Curry's 28 years (1972-2000) of service to and tremendous legacy at the Academy. He will be deeply missed and our condolences go out to his family and to all whose lives he touched. You can read his obituary here.
A memorial service will be held at Cushing at a later date, with details to follow.

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.