Cheshire Academy prepares thoughtful, active graduates who embrace both their membership and potential in the global community. Students from diverse backgrounds engage in learning the skills of critical thinking, communication, cooperation, and creative problem solving within a private school curriculum. Students develop leadership skills in their pursuit of personal goals while demonstrating respect and compassion for self, for others, and for the environment.

Graduation Requirements
4 credits of English (including both semesters of English senior year)
3 credits in mathematics (Algebra I, Algebra II, Geometry)
2 credits in lab sciences
2 credits in foreign languages (must reflect second level proficiency in one language)
3 credits in history or social science, including U.S. History
1 credit in fine or performing arts
3-4 electives credits
Successful completion (pass) of three seasons of the afternoon program (athletics, arts, service)
Completion of a senior speech
All one-year seniors and PG students must enroll in a math course

2016-2017 Curriculum Guide

Academic Office

List of 4 members.

  • Julie Anderson 

    Associate Head of School for Academic Affairs
    Phone: 203-439-7210
    Wesleyan Univ. - BA
    Wesleyan Univ. - MALS
    Southern Conn. State Univ. - MS
    Southern Conn. State Univ. - Initial Administrator Certificate
  • Sue Eident 

    Associate Dean of Academics and Math Teacher
    Phone: 203-439-7261
    Brown Univ. - BA
    Fordham Univ. - MBA
  • Ana Abbagnaro 

    Registrar & Curriculum Coordinator
    Phone: 203-439-7264
    Sacred Heart Univ.
  • Sharyn Iadarola 

    Administrative Assistant
    Phone: 203-439-7240
    Sacred Heart High School
    Mattatuck College


Cheshire Academy
10 Main Street
Cheshire, Connecticut 06410

MAIN PHONE: 203-272-5396
MAIN FAX: 203-250-7209
ADMISSIONS FAX: 203-439-7601
ATHLETICS OFFICE: 203-439-7242 

About Cheshire Academy

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  • The student-centered private school in CT

    Cheshire Academy is a boarding school in Connecticut that challenges students in grades 9-12 and Post Grad to discover and hone their unique talents. This college preparatory school offers personalized learning opportunities like the Roxbury Academic Support Program and the IB Program. Artists can benefit from the Art Major program, while high school athletes can benefit from competitive athletics. Overall, students at the private school are encouraged to become culturally sensitive and internationally minded, and develop the critical thinking skills, confidence, and character that enable them to succeed in college and as citizens of a global society. 
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