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The Cushman School

An Identity Linked to Excellence

The Cushman Experience

"Where Children Love to Learn"

Welcome to The Cushman School, Miami-Dade’s oldest continuously operating private school. Established in 1924, Cushman has become nationally recognized as an accomplished educational institution that offers a challenging academic environment for children from preschool through eighth grade; Now that unique educational journey extends through the critically important high school years. With a rich traditional heritage and a culture of camaraderie and warmth, The Cushman School stands apart with An Identity Linked to Excellence.

Set off Biscayne Boulevard in northeast Miami, The Cushman School provides a comprehensive learning experience for students of various ethnic, religious and socioeconomic backgrounds. Its diverse student body of approximately 550 reflects the historic pocket of its international location. It is within multiple buildings and tranquil outdoor areas that the Cushman Spirit illuminates the charming campuses. Engaged learning through rigorous academics, state-of-the-art technology, innovative performing and visual arts programming, daily physical education, unique global studies exposure and many exciting field trips are built into an ever-evolving curriculum.

“Like its founder, Dr. Laura Cushman, The Cushman School is known for idealism, innovation and vision.”
 – Dr. Paul S. George, Historian & Miami-Dade College Professor