Cape Cod Academy

5.00 5 1 (3 reviews)
50 Osterville West Barnstable Road
Osterville, MA 02655-0265
Tel: (508)428-5400
Grades: PK-12 | 336 students
Cape Cod Academy's mission is the pursuit of academic excellence and the development of life skills in a safe, values-centered community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 336 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Cape Cod Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 11 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
41%
Admissions Director Alexandra Tolischus
Admissions Associate Barbara Hansen

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, TennisBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SailingSoccer,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 21 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Blue Key Admissions Ambassadors, Chess Club, Chorale, Community Service, Computer Club, Cum Laude Society, Drama Club, Film Club, Foreign Language Club, Instrumental Ensemble, International Home-Stay Program, Lower School Cooperative Program, Mock Trial, Musical Theater, Pen to Paper Literary Magazine, People to People International Club, Pink Ribbon Club, Politics Club, Student Government, Yearbook Art Club, Chess Club, Chorale, Computer Club, Drama Club, Film Club, Mock Trial, Politics Club, Yearbook, Blue Key Admissions Ambassadors,
Community Service,
Cum Laude Society,
Foreign Language Club,
Instrumental Ensemble,
International Home-Stay Program,
Lower School Cooperative Program,
Musical Theater,
Pen to Paper Literary Magazine,
People to People International Club,
Pink Ribbon Club,
Student Government,

School Notes

  • Cape Cod Academy's mission is the pursuit of academic excellence and the development of life skills in a safe, values-centered community.

Profile last updated: 10/04/2015

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
5.0  5/17/2016
At Cape Cod Academy, my children have flourished. My older daughter has always struggled in math. She has also excelled in writing and the arts. At her former school, every parent-teacher conference focused on her math woes. At CCA, they focused on her strengths. It was so refreshing, and it's obvious that my daughter feels more success and encouragement from each of her teachers. As a result, my daughter is showing more confidence in herself. I could not ask for more!
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5.0  5/17/2016
The friendliness of the people at Cape Cod Academy has been amazing. I have worked at other schools, and CCA is, by far, the most welcoming place I have ever been. In addition, the students are equally as friendly. It's fun to work in a pre-K through 12 environment where you witness the interactions between the Lower, Middle and Upper School students. I love it here!
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5.0  5/12/2015
This has been an amazing school for my daughter. Not only has she progressed beyond my expectations academically but also has developed into a kind and socially conscious young person. Cape Cod Academy is an wonderful school.
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