Cumberland High School

                                              Respectful, Responsible, Ready to Succeed

Cumberland High School (CHS) offers students a well-rounded education - strong academic programs, diverse athletic, artistic, and social opportunities, and a supportive environment - that prepares them to continue their academic studies or enter the workforce upon graduation. Its teachers and administrative team work to promote the development of a culture in which students are respectful, responsible, and ready to succeed. CHS prepares students to become lifelong learners and informed, productive citizens. 


LOCATION  Cumberland, Rhode Island

WEBSITE 

  • YEAR FOUNDED 1895
  • STUDENT BODY Boys and Girls
  • NUMBER OF HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS 1,536
  • AVERAGE CLASS SIZE 
  • AVERAGE STUDENT/TEACHER RATIO 
  • GRADUATION RATE 
  • COLLEGE ACCEPTANCE RATE 86%

COLLEGES ATTENDED BY GRADUATES

CUMBERLAND HIGH SCHOOL CLASS OF 2015 - Destinations:   University of San Francisco,  Saint Anselm College, Clemson University, Curry College, University of New Hampshire, Eastern Connecticut State University, Dartmouth College, Belmont University, Fairfield University, Emmanuel College, University of Memphis Quinnipiac University, Columbia University, Sacred Heart University, Lasell College, Sienna College, Champlain College, University of Connecticut, St. Bonaventure University, University of Vermont, Merrimack College, Syracuse University, Radford University, Mount Ida College, University of Richmond, Florida Southern College, Full Sail University, Newbury College, Marshall University, Juniata College, Simmons College, Bryant University, Brown University, University of Notre Dame, University of Tampa, The College of the Holy Cross, Universal Technical Institute, Johnson & Wales University, East Carolina University Thomas College, University of MA - Amherst, Worcester State University, Providence College Rutgers University, University of New England, Rhode Island College, Seton Hall University, Roger Williams University, University of Connecticut, Bay State College-MA, Franklin Pierce University Salve Regina University, Anna Maria College, Keene State College, University of Rhode Island, US Naval Academy

ACCREDITATIONS

Cumberland High School is accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc., a non-governmental, nationally recognized organization whose affiliated institutions include elementary schools through collegiate institutions offering post-graduate instruction. 

PARTNERSHIPS & SPECIAL PROGRAMS


  ACADEMICS

SAT middle 50% range for the last 3 years is:

  • Reading 
  • Math 
  • Writing 

AP and Honors:

  • 21 APs 
  • Honors program courses 
  • The college preparatory program

SPORTS, ARTS & ACTIVITIES

Over 20 devision 1 sports teams including:

  • football
  • soccer
  • swimming
  • track
  • hockey
  • Tennis
  • Lacrosse

Cumberland students can also participate in a large range of clubs and school activities including: 

  •  Diversity Coalition
  • Drama Club 
  • Future Business Leaders of America
  • Freshmen Mentoring
  • Literary Magazine
  • Math Team
  • Mock Trial
  • Model Legislature
  • National Honor Society
  • Portuguese Club
  • Peer Tutoring
  • Robotics Team

FACILITIES