Facts About Caedmon


• Approximate enrollment: 280

• 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: 38%

Financial Aid: 1 million


Early arrival option for all grades 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m., Monday - Friday
Beginners (2.8 – 3.0 years old) 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (with an extended day option available untile 3:30 p.m.)
Early Program Half Day (3 year olds) 8:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. (with an extended day option available untile 3:30 p.m.)
Early Program Full Day (4 year olds) 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Kindergarten – 5th Grade 8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m., Monday - Friday
Extensive afterschool 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 in our private, newly renovated playground for all students.

• 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

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Vacation Camps: Winter and Spring Vacations

Faculty, Staff, and Administration: 76

Trustees: 20

Caedmon graduates have been accepted at the following schools for sixth grade:

The Allen-Stevenson School

Bank Street School for Children

The Birch Wathen Lenox School

The Brearley School

The Browning School

The Calhoun School

The Cathedral School of St. John the Divine

The Chapin School

Claremont Preparatory School

Collegiate School

Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School

Convent of the Sacred Heart

The Dalton School

The Dwight School

Eagle Hill School

Ethical Culture Fieldston School

Fieldston Middle School

Friends Seminary

The Hewitt School

Horace Mann School

Little Red School House and Elisabeth Irwin

High School

Manhattan Country School

Marymount School of New York

The Masters School

The Nightingale-Bamford School

The Packer Collegiate Institute

Poly Prep Country Day School

Professional Children’s School

Riverdale Country School

The Rudolf Steiner School

The Spence School

Trevor Day School

York Preparatory School

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.

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