EF Academy of New York

     Tel: (914)495-6028
        
   
Grades: 9 - 12 | 730 students
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Local Goes Global: Our students come from more than 70 countries, including the United States, while our faculty represents over 40 countries.
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This unique atmosphere provides students with an advantageous experience, one that enhances their worldview in addition to their resume.
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We emphasize areas of study such as languages, cross-cultural communication, sciences and world history that are increasingly in demand in the global marketplace, and is conveniently located in the suburbs of New York City in Thornwood, New York.  We also feature two UK campuses--Torbay and Oxford.  Campus rotation year to year is available.
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Safe, Peaceful, Scenic Campus: Our private and secure campus is located on the banks of the Hudson River in Tarrytown, New York. With historic architecture and modern facilities, including science labs, theaters, interactive classrooms, a library, a fitness center, an indoor competition swimming pool, tennis courts, full boarding accommodations and more.
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Our campus serves as a comfortable and productive home away from home for our students. New York City, a center of culture and learning, is a 40-minute train ride away, and the train station is walking distance from campus.
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IB Advantage: According to the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), students who participate in IB Programs are more than twice as likely to be accepted to the Top 50 universities in the United States.
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With over 30 IB course offerings, EF Academy is proud to be an IB World School.
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Students in EF Academy programs have earned places at top universities including Oxford, Cambridge, University of Michigan, Columbia, University of Southern California, Columbia, St. Andrew's, NYU, UCLA, Williams College, Johns Hopkins University, University of Virigina, and UC Berkeley.
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Worldwide Leader in Education: EF Academy is a division of EF Education First, a global leader in the field of international education.
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Founded in 1965, EF Education First is the largest private educational organization in the world.
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EF’s Hult International Business School is ranked among the Financial Times’ top 100 business schools.
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EF is also well known for its study-abroad and language programs, and it has cared for and educated over one million young people in its near 50-year history.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Year Founded 2005

Student Body

Total Students 730 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 60%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade EF Academy of New York Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 15 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(No tank tops, ripped jeans, flip flips, hats, no references to drugs/tobacco/alcohol/violence, all items must be of an appropriate length.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $40,000
Tuition Notes Day student: $37,000 Boarding: $42,000
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Jason M. Kirschner
Admissions Associate Lauren E. Utnick

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Cross Country, Cycling, Golf, Ice Hockey, Rugby, Soccer, Squash, Swimming, TennisBadmintonBasketball,
Cross CountryCycling,
GolfIce Hockey,
RugbySoccer,
SquashSwimming,
Tennis

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 19 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Business Club, Chess Club, Choir, Creative Writing, Cycling Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Ethics Club, Film Making, Hult Global Case Challenge, Karate, Literary Magazine, Math Club, Model United Nations, Music Club, Photography, Student Ambassadors, Various Culture Clubs Art Club, Business Club, Chess Club, Choir, Cycling Club, Debate Club, Drama Club, Ethics Club, Film Making, Karate, Math Club, Music Club, Photography, Creative Writing,
Hult Global Case Challenge,
Literary Magazine,
Model United Nations,
Student Ambassadors,
Various Culture Clubs,

School Notes:

Local Goes Global:
Our students come from more than 70 countries, including the United States, while our faculty represents over 40 countries. This unique atmosphere provides students with an advantageous experience, one that enhances their worldview in addition to their resume. We emphasize areas of study such as languages, cross-cultural communication, sciences and world history that are increasingly in demand in the global marketplace, and is conveniently located in the suburbs of New York City in Thornwood, New York.  We also feature two UK campuses--Torbay and Oxford.  Campus rotation year to year is available.

Safe, Peaceful, Scenic Campus:
Our private and secure campus is located on the banks of the Hudson River in Tarrytown, New York. With historic architecture and modern facilities, including science labs, theaters, interactive classrooms, a library, a fitness center, an indoor competition swimming pool, tennis courts, full boarding accommodations and more. Our campus serves as a comfortable and productive home away from home for our students. New York City, a center of culture and learning, is a 40-minute train ride away, and the train station is walking distance from campus.

IB Advantage:
According to the International Baccalaureate Organization (IBO), students who participate in IB Programs are more than twice as likely to be accepted to the Top 50 universities in the United States. With over 30 IB course offerings, EF Academy is proud to be an IB World School. Students in EF Academy programs have earned places at top universities including Oxford, Cambridge, University of Michigan, Columbia, University of Southern California, Columbia, St. Andrew's, NYU, UCLA, Williams College, Johns Hopkins University, University of Virigina, and UC Berkeley.

Worldwide Leader in Education:
EF Academy is a division of EF Education First, a global leader in the field of international education. Founded in 1965, EF Education First is the largest private educational organization in the world. EF’s Hult International Business School is ranked among the Financial Times’ top 100 business schools. EF is also well known for its study-abroad and language programs, and it has cared for and educated over one million young people in its near 50-year history.

IB Learner Profile

Virtual Tour of the EF Academy Campus

Profile last updated: 01/21/2015

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