Caedmon at a Glance

Statistics

  • Approximate enrollment: 230
  • Average class size: 14-21
  • Teachers per class: 2 – 3
  • Student/teacher ratio: 7/1 (including specialist teachers)

Grades
2 years through 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
Young Beginners (2.0 – 2.8 years old) 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. Monday – Friday
Beginners (2.8 – 3.0 years old) 8:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Monday – Friday
Early Program Half Day (3 year olds) 8:45 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Monday – Friday
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 prepared by our chef and his team 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.

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

Vacation Programming
A bridge vacation program is available to all families during winter and spring break, 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.