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Student Activities

There is always something fun to do at Cushing. In addition to our wide variety of clubs and organizations, you’ll find countless opportunities to get together with fellow Penguins all week long.

Open seven days a week, the Student Center is a popular place on campus to hang out. You can compete in our ping pong tournaments, try your hand at air hockey, or sit back in our gaming lounge. The Student Center is also conveniently connected to important student amenities; the Mail Room, Campus Store, laundry service, and weekend activity sign-ups are all within reach.

Our central New England location allows students to take part in an array of weekend excursions and activities to places such as: Quincy Market, Newbury Street, Entertainment Cinemas, H Mart, Natick Mall, Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of Science, Roll On America and Six Flags New England.

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.