Cardinal Cushing Centers

Tel: (781)826-6371
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Our educational and vocational programs provide a full complement of services including; speech, occupational, and physical therapies, art and music therapy, and adapted physical education.
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Our educational and vocational programs provide a full complement of services including; speech, occupational, and physical therapies, art and music therapy, and adapted physical education.
  • Since 1947, Cardinal Cushing Centers has been a place where children and adults with disabilities have found possibilities, opportunities, and hope: the possibility to achieve greater levels of success in all areas of life; the opportunity to learn in nurturing, innovative and individualized programs; and, the hope that each tomorrow will bring personal fulfillment, new experiences, and shared happiness.
  • Cardinal Cushing Centers serves a diverse population of students and adults.
  • Almost all of our students and adults have some developmental or intellectual delays covering the full spectrum of functioning levels.
  • Many of our students also have secondary conditions including behavioral, emotional, and mental health concerns.
  • Located on two beautiful and bustling New England campuses, spread over more than 200 tree lined acres and neighboring communities, Cardinal Cushing Centers offers individuals something truly unique.
  • Students are offered a continuum of learning experiences including educational, prevocational, vocational, day and residential programs adapted to meet the needs of each student.
  • Both day and residential programs provide a full complement of supportive services including educational and vocational assessments, physical, speech, and occupational therapies, adaptive physical education, art and music therapies, and recreation.
  • In additional to community employment opportunities, our on-site vocational programs include, The Sister's Inn, Bass Village CafĂ©, Consignment Shop, Bottle Redemption Center, Culinary Arts, and our newest boutique, The Cushing Trader.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Council for Exceptional Children
Other special emphasis association(s)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades Offeredn/a
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
Year Founded1947

Student Body

Total Students118 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
100%
State avg.: 24%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size10 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorMichelle Markowitz

Sports

Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsBallet, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Climbing, Cross Country, Mountain Biking, Nordic Skiing, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBalletBasketball,
BowlingCheering,
ClimbingCross Country,
Mountain BikingNordic Skiing,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball
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