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.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12

Student Body

Total Students35 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
83%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Cascadilla School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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    Grades: 9-12 | 193 students
    274.2 miles
    One University Road
    Boston, MA 02215
    (617) 353-9000
    274.2 9-12
    193
  • Boston
    Grades: 9-12 | 140 students
    275.8 miles
    151 Commonwealth Avenue
    Boston, MA 02116
    (617) 266-7525
    275.8 9-12
    140

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