The Caedmon School

Tel: (212)879-2296
Grades: PK-5 | 265 students
Recognizing and celebrating the natural curiosity and sense of wonder in every student, The Caedmon School is a Montessori-inspired program for children ages 2.8 through Fifth grade.
Located on East 80th Street on the Upper East Side of Manhattan, a Caedmon student delights in challenge, immersed in community that values care and empathy.
Learn more at or call 212.879.2296.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New York State Association of Independent Schools (NYSAIS)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-5
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 265 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade The Caedmon School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Nov. 30 / rolling
Admissions Director Jennifer Tarpley


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports BasketballBasketball


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. After School Program, Caedmon Chorus, The Caedmon Music School Caedmon Chorus, After School Program,
The Caedmon Music School,
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