Iona Preparatory Lower School

Tel: (914)633-7744
Grades: PK-8 | 208 students
Iona Preparatory School K-12 - Where Leaders Are Made
Iona Preparatory School K-12 - Where Leaders Are Made
Iona Prep educates young men to be moral, ethical leaders, developing the whole person in the heritage of Blessed Edmund Rice and the American Catholic tradition to be life-long learners, responsible to their commitment of service to others, confident in their self-worth, while being supported by a challenging and innovative college-preparatory curriculum in relationship with a dedicated and caring faculty and community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1916
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2002

Student Body

Total Students 208 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Iona Preparatory Lower School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $13,500
Tuition Notes Kindergarten through third grade – $13,500 Fourth grade through eighth grade – $13,975 Kindergarten through eighth grade total tuition cost includes the following: Tuition Textbooks, workbooks, course readings Selected activities fee Student i
Admissions Director Barbara Shattenkirk
Admissions Associate Joseph Blanco

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Iona Preparatory Upper School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hudson Country Montessori School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Hudson Country Montessori School (1 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New Rochelle
     Iona Preparatory Upper School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 771 students
    0.4 miles
    255 Wilmot Road
    New Rochelle, NY 10804
  • New Rochelle
    Grades: PK-7 | 160 students
    1 miles
    340 Quaker Ridge Rd
    New Rochelle, NY 10804
  • New Rochelle
    The Ursuline School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 778 students
    1.4 miles
    1354 North Ave
    New Rochelle, NY 10804
  • Tuckahoe
    Annunciation School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 496 students
    1.7 miles
    465 Westchester Ave
    Tuckahoe, NY 10707
  • Eastchester
    Pathways School
    Special Education School
    Grades: PK-8 | 6 students
    1.8 miles
    291 Main St
    Eastchester, NY 10709

School Reviews

As an alumni, a parent of an alumni and a parent of a current student, I can honestly say this is HOME. The school is a great way to build moral and helps young boys turn into young high school men. It truly is a great place for boys to learn Catholic values. The IGS tradition goes back a long way and the friends that I made as well as my older son and my current child will last a lifetime. There is no better place that I could have chosen for them than IGS. IGS is a family either in the classroom or the ball field or at meetings. I''m sure you get the point, you are treated as a family member as soon as you enter the school. Parent Clubs are vibrant and the teachers are top notch. Hope to see you at IGS.
- Posted by Parent, 10/06/12

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