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Academic Challenge

At New Roots, the academic challenge is applying what you know and can do to make your vision for yourself and your world a reality.

Students at New Roots School will:

  • Graduate in four years with a Regents diploma and college credits 

  • Take a core curriculum sequence of four years of science, math, Social Studies and English featuring interdisciplinary connections, problem-based learning and a global perspective

  • Consider urban spaces, college campuses, natural lands, EcoVillage at Ithaca, and local farms their classroom, discovering links between our region and global locales

  • Apply