New Roots Charter School is a small tuition-free public high school with a big mission located in the heart of downtown Ithaca. Open to any student eligible for high school in our wider region, our college and life preparatory program engages students in learning actively, thinking critically, and solving problems creatively and collaboratively, developing the knowledge and skills be 21st century solutionaries for a sustainable future. Small school, bright future!
New Roots by the Numbers
College acceptance rate for New Roots graduates
Students feel New Roots encourages them to be their best
Teachers received an A+ rating from their students
Students earn college credit during high school