Caedmon at a Glance

Statistics

  • Approximate enrollment: 265
  • Average class size: 22
  • Teachers per class: 2 – 3
  • Student/teacher ratio: 8/1 (including specialist teachers)

Grades
2.8 years – 5th Grade

Founded
1962

Diversity
44%

Financial Aid
1.2 million

Hours (2016-2017 school year)

Early arrival option for all grades 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m., Monday – Friday
Beginners (2.8 – 3.0 years old) 8:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Early Program Half Day (3 year olds) 8:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m.
Early Program Full Day (4 year olds) 8:45 a.m. – 2:45 p.m., Monday – Friday
Kindergarten – 5th Grade 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday – Friday
Extensive After School program available for children of all ages 8:30 a.m. – 6:00 p.m., Monday – Friday

Daily Offerings and Special Programs

  • Healthy snacks and a nutritious lunch are provided.
  • We provide daily, outdoor playtime for all students  in our private, renovated playground.
  • The school offers childcare during parent/teacher conferences as well as for many evening school events.
  • Bus service is available with a private transportation company.

Summer Camp
6 weeks, ages 2.8 – 12
Click here for the Discovery Summer Camp website

Vacation Programs
Winter and Spring Vacations as well as the two weeks following the end of the academic year and before the start of school.

Faculty, Staff, and Administration
76

Trustees
20

Accreditations
The school is accredited by the New York State Association of Independent Schools and is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, The Parents League, Educational Records Bureau, American Montessori Society, The Independent Schools Admissions Association of Greater New York, The Guild of Schools, and Early Steps.