Iona Preparatory School

Iona Prep is a school with a delightful, warm and diverse student body.
Today, Iona Prep continues to fulfill this vision and develop young men who are exceptionally well prepared for college while possessing the moral core necessary to be a leader in a society that often does not promote Catholic values.
Our Christian Brother education, which permeates the entire program at Iona Prep, is counter-cultural.
Iona Prep educates young men at a time in which self-promotion, consumerism, selfishness and personal gratification are the most visible values that adolescents see.
In contrast, the Essential Elements of a Christian Brothers' education defines an education which gives our young men the courage, moral strength and intellectual tools to be leaders in todays society.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 901 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,400
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 15 / rolling

Top Rankings

Iona Preparatory School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1916
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2001, 2002

Student Body

Total Students
901 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
33%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Iona Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
79 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Number of AP Courses
16 courses
List of Courses Offered
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(traditional jacket, tie, slacks)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Dec. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Includes tuition, all fees, books
Average Financial Aid Grant
$4,000
Admissions Director
Barbara Robertson
Admissions Associate
Laurette Miccoli

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
27 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Art Club, Bagpipes, Campus Ministry, Christian Service, Film Club, Gael Force (Newspaper), Gaelic Society, Gamers Republic, Habitat for Humanity, Italian Club, Jazz Ensemble, Math Team, Mock Trial, Music Club, Music Ministry, Peer Counseling, Philosophy Club, Photography Club, Prep Players and Stage Crew, Prep Reps, Recording Studio, Rock Climbing, Rock Ensemble, S.A.D.D., Spanish Club, Speech and Debate, Yearbook

School Notes

  • An application, admissions test is required, with a 3 year academic record, standardized test results, and teacher or guidance counselor recommendations. The TACHS [ Test for Admissions to Catholic High Schools] or the ISEE [Independent School Entrance Exam] will satisfy the admissions test reqirement.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 901 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,400
  • Application Deadline: Dec. 15 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Westchester County, NY is $21,109 for elementary schools and $26,996 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Westchester County, NY is 68% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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