Cascadilla School

Cascadilla School, founded in 1876 as a preparatory school for Cornell University, is an independent co-educational, not-for-profit high school.
The school offers students an accelerated curriculum in grades nine through twelve as well as in a post graduate year.
Cascadilla School is recognized and accredited by the New York State Department of Education and has maintained its historical association with Cornell University through the use of its libraries, dining halls, and other facilities.
Students from ten different countries and the United States are guided by an expert faculty on its campus in Ithaca, New York.
Cascadilla graduates go on to matriculate at leading colleges and universities.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 35 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students
35 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Cascadilla School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 35 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in New York is $19,337 for elementary schools and $25,056 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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