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Academies in NY
 established since 1777 through 1859

 

Source: Historical and Statistical Gazetteer of New York State by J.H. French; Syracuse, NY;
pub. by R. Pearsall Smith, 1860.

Transcribed for Genealogy Trails by Larry Lakey
 

Name

Location

Incorp. By Legislature

Incorp. By Regents

Remarks

Academy of the Sacred Heart Rochester, Monroe co. April 11, 1849    
Academic Department of Union School Warsaw, Wyoming co.   Jan 11, 1855  
Adams Collegiate Institute Adams, Jefferson co.   Apr 22, 1855  
Addison Academy Addison, Stenben co.   Feb 8, 1849 Extinct
Albany Academy Albany, Albany co.   Mar 4, 1813  
Albany Female Academy Albany, Albany co. February 16, 1821 Jan 29, 1828  
Albany Female Seminary Albany, Albany co. April 9, 1828 Apr 16, 1828  
Albany Pearl Street Academy Albany, Albany co. April 23, 1836   Extinct
Albion Academy Albion, Orleans co. May 1, 1837 Feb 27, 1841  
Alexander Classical School Alexander, Genesee co. May 6, 1834 Feb 5, 1839 Extinct
Alfred Academy Alfred, Allegany co.   Jan 31, 1843  
Amenia Seminary Amenia, Dutchess co.   Mar 29, 1836 Sold, fall of 1858.
Ames Academy Ames, Montgomery co. April 22, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Amsterdam Female Seminary Amsterdam, Montgomery co. March 29, 1839 Feb 16, 1841  
Angelica Academy Angelica, Allegany co. May 12, 1836   Not organized
Antwerp Liberal Lit. Inst. Antwerp, Jefferson co.   Feb 1, 1856  
Argyle Academy Argyle, Washington co.   May 1, 1841  
Astoria Institute Astoria, Queens co.   Feb 13, 1844 Extinct
Anburo Academy Anburn, Caynga co.   Feb 14, 1815  
Auburn Female Seminary Auburn, Caynga co. April 18, 1838 Feb 11, 1840  
Augusta Academy Augusta, Oneida co.   Feb 28, 1842  
Aurora Academy Aurora, Erie co. April 30, 1833 Jan 29, 1839  
Avon Academy Avon, Livingston co. April 30, 1836 Feb 27, 1847 Extinct
Ball Seminary Hoosick Falls, Rensselaer co.   Apr 11, 1843  
Ballston Academy Ballston, Saratoga co.   Mar 21, 1808 Extinct
Batavia Female Academy Batavia, Genesee co. March 5, 1838 Feb 5, 1839 Extinct
Bedford Academy Bedford, Westchester co. April 8, 1826    
Bernville Acad. & Fem. Sem. Bern, Albany co. March 8, 1833   Extinct
Bethany Academy Bethany, Genesee co. March 29, 1841 Feb 28, 1842  
Binghamton Academy Binghamton, Broome co.   Aug 23, 1842  
Blooming Grove Academy Blooming Grove, Oneida co.   Apr 1, 1811 Extinct
Bridgewater Academy Bridgewater, Oneida co. April 8, 1826 Apr 16, 1828  
Brockport Colleglate Institute Brockport, Monroe co.   Feb 15, 1842  
Brookfield Academy Brookfield, Madison co.   Apr 17, 1847  
Brooklyn Coll. & Polytech Ins. Brooklyn, Kings co.   Apr 7, 1854  
Brooklyn Coll. Inst. For Young Ladies Brooklyn, Kings co. April 23, 1829    
Brooklyn Female Academy Brooklyn, Kings co. May 8, 1845 Jan 14, 1847 Merged in Packer Inst.
Broome Academy Union, Broome co. April 30, 1839   Not organized
Brownville Female Seminary Brownville, Jefferson co.   Jan 10, 1850 Extinct
Buffalo Female Academy Buffalo, Erie co.   Oct 14, 1851  
Buffalo Female Seminary Buffalo, Erie co. April 23, 1831   Extinct
Buffalo Letetary & Sci. Acad Buffalo, Erie co. April 17, 1827   Diss. By act Apr. 21, 1846.
Cambridge Washington Academy Cambridge, Washington co.   Mar 30, 1815  
Canajoharie Academy Canajoharie, Montgomery co. April 13, 1826 Feb 26, 1828  
Canandaigua Academy Canandaigua, Ontario co.   Mar 4, 1795  
Canton Academy Canton, St. Lawrence co. April 24, 1837 Jan 23, 1840  
Carlisle Seminary Carlisle, Schoharie co.   Oct 20, 1853  
Cary Collegiate Seminary Caryville, Genesee co.   May 16, 1845  
Catskill Academy Catskill, Greene co.   Mar 12, 1804 Extinct
Catskill Female Seminary Catskill, Greene co. March 24, 1820   Not organized
Cayuga Academy Aurora, Cayuga co.   Mar 23, 1801  
Champlain Academy Champlain, Clinton co.   Aug 23, 1842  
Charlotteville Seminary Charlotteville, Schoharie co.   Jan 15, 1857  
Chantanque Coll. Inst. Stockton, Chantanque co.   Jul 9, 1857 Provisional Charter
Cherry Valley Academy Cherry Valley, Otsego co.   Feb 8, 1796  
Chester Academy Chester, Orange co.   Feb 27, 1841  
Cincinnatus Academy Cincinnatus, Cortland co.   Apr 21, 1857  
Clarence Academy Clarence, Erie co.   Oct 12, 1851  
Clarkson Academy Clarkson, Monroe co.   Mar 17, 1835  
Claverack Academy Claverack, Columbia co. April 25, 1831 Feb 5, 1839  
Claverack Acad. & Hud. R. Ins. Claverack, Columbia co.   Jun 14, 1851  
Clermont Academy Clermont, Columbia co. April 26, 1834 Feb 26, 1839 Extinct
Clinton Academy East Hampton, Suffolk co.   Nov 17, 1787  
Clinton Grammer School Clinton, Oneida co. March 28, 1817 Feb 27, 1826  
Clinton Liberal Institute Clinton, Oneida co. April 29, 1834 Mar 29, 1836  
Clinton Seminary Clinton, Oneida co.   Feb 15, 1842 Extinct
Clover Street Seminary Brighton, Monroe co. April 7, 1848 Feb 23, 1849  
Collegiate Inst. City of N. Y. New York City July 10, 1851   Not organized
Collinsville Institute West Turin, Lewis co. May 2, 1837   Extinct
Columbia Academy Kinderhook, Columbia co.   Mar 13, 1797 Extinct
Cooperstown Female Academy Cooperstown, Otsego co. April 15, 1822    
Cooperstown Seminary and Female Coll. Institute Cooperstown, Otsego co.   Jun 11, 1854 Provisional Charter
Cortland Academy Homer, Cortland co.   Feb 2, 1819  
Cortland Female Seminary Cortlandville, Cortland co. April 18, 1828   Extinct
Cortlandville Academy Cortlandville, Cortland co.   Jan 31, 1813  
Coxsackie Academy Coxsackie, Greene co. May 5, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Itansville Seminary Itansville, Livingston co.   Jan 14, 1858  
De Lancey Institute Hampton, Oneida co.   Apr 13, 1842 Extinct
Delaware Academy Delhi, Delaware co.   Feb 2, 1820  
Delaware Literary Institute Franklyn, Delaware co. April 23, 1835 Jan 29, 1839  
De Rynter Institute De Rynter, Madison co. March 30, 1836 Jan 30, 1838 Extinct
De Rynter Institute De Rynter, Madison co.   Dec 3, 1847  
Dover Academy Dover, Dutchess co. May 9, 1835    
Dundee Academy Dundee [Starkey] Yates co.   Mar 22, 1855  
Dunkirk Academy Dunkirk, Chautauqua co. May 1, 1837    
Dutchess County Academy Poughkeepsie, Dutchess co.   Feb 1, 1702  
East Bloomfield Academy East Bloomfield, Ontario co. April 9, 1838 Jan 23, 1840  
Eastern Coll. Inst. City of N. Y. New York City May 7, 1844   Extinct
Ellington Academy Elington, Chautauque co.   Feb 11, 1853  
Elmira Academy Elmira, Chemung co.   Mar 31, 1840  
Elmira Collegiate Seminary Elmira, Chemung co.   Oct 20, 1853 Provisional Charter
Erasmus Hall Flatbush, Kings co.   Nov 17, 1787  
Essex County Academy Westport, Essex co. May 1, 1834 Mar 6, 1838  
Fairfield Academy Fairfield, Herkimer co.   Mar 15, 1803  
Falley Seminary Fulton, Oswego co. May 24, 1836 Feb 5, 1839  
Farmer's Hall Goshen, Orange co.   Jan 21, 1791  
Fayetteville Academy Fayetteville, Onondaga co. May 4, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Fayetteville Seminary Fayetteville, Onondaga co.   Apr 21, 1857 Provisional Charter
Fem. Acad. Of the Sacred Heart New York City July 9, 1851    
Fishkill Education Society Fishkill, Dutchess co. May 11, 1835    
Flushing Institute Flushing, Queens co. April 16, 1827    
Fonda Academy Fonda, Montgomery co. May 13, 1845 Oct 11, 1845  
Fort Covington Academy Fort Covington, Franklyn co. April 21, 1831    
Fort Plain Seminary and Female Collegiate Institute Fort Plain, Montgomery co.   Oct 20, 1853  
Franklyn Academy Malone, Franklyn co.   Apr 28, 1831  
Franklyn Academy Prattsburgh, Stenben co.   Feb 23, 1824  
Fredonia Academy Fredonia, Chautanque co. November 25, 1824 Feb 23, 1830  
Friendship Academy Friendship, Allegany co.   Feb 8, 1849  
Gaines Academy Gaines, Orleans co. April 11, 1827 Jan 26, 1830 Extinct
Galway Academy Galway, Saratoga co. May 26, 1836 Jan 29, 1839 Extinct
Galway Academy Galway, Saratoga co.   Oct 11, 1845  
Genesee Conference Seminary Pike, Wyoming co.   Feb 1, 1850  
Genesee Manual Labor Sem. Bethany, Genesee co. April 13, 1832    
Genesee Seminary Batavia, Genesee co. May 11, 1835    
Genesee Valley Seminary     Jan 8, 1857 Provisional Charter
Genesee Wesleyan Seminary Lima, Livingston co. April 30, 1833 Mar 9, 1836 Merged in Genesee Coll.
Genesee & Wyoming Seminary Alexander, Genesee co.   Mar 27, 1845  
Geneseo Seminary Geneseo, Livingston co. March 10, 1827 Feb 7, 1829  
Geneva Academy Geneva, Ontario co.   Mar 29, 1813 Merged in Geneva Coll.
Geneva Union School Geneva, Ontario co. April 15, 1853    
Genoa Academy Genoa, Cayuga co.   Feb 4, 1847  
Gilbertsville Acad. & Coll. Inst. Gilbertsville, Otsego co.   May 4, 1841  
Glens Falls Academy Glens Falls, Warren co.   Jan 12, 1842  
Gloversville Union Seminary Gloversville, Fulton co.   Jan 11, 1855  
Gonverneur Wesleyan Sem. Gonverneur, St. Lawrence co. April 5, 1828 Feb 19, 1829  
Grammar School Colum. Coll. New York City   Apr 17, 1838  
Grammar School Madison Uni. Hamilton, Madison co.   Jun 17, 1853  
Grammar School University of City of New York New York City   Apr 17, 1838  
Gram. School of N. Y. Cen. Coll. McGrawville, Cortland co.      
Granville, Academy Granville, Washington co. March 31, 1828 Apr 16, 1830  
Greenbush & Schodack Acad. East Greenbush, Rensselaer co. April 25, 1831 Feb 27, 1841 Extinct
Greenville, Academy Greenville, Greene co.   Feb 27, 1816  
Groton Academy Groton, Tompkins co. May 6, 1837 Jan 29, 1839  
Half Moon Academy Half Moon, Saratoga co.   Feb 14, 1851 Sold in 1859
Hamilton Academy Hamilton, Madison co.   Feb 23, 1824  
Hamilton Female Seminary Hamilton, Madison co.   Jan 17, 1856  
Hamilton Oneida Academy Kirkland, Oneida co.   Jan 29, 1793 Merg. In Ham. Coll. 1812
Harlem Lit. & Sci. Academy Harlem, New York City January 21, 1829   Extinct
Hartwick Seminary Hartwick, Otsego co.   Aug 13, 1816  
Hedding Literary Institute Ashland, Greene co.   Oct 12, 1854 Now a private institution
Hempstead Institute Hempstead, Queens co.   Jan 14, 1858 Provisional Charter
Hempstead Seminary Hempstead, Queens co. May 2, 1836 Jan 29, 1839 Extinct
Herkimer County Academy Herkimer, Herkimer co.   Feb 11, 1840 Extinct
Highland Grove Gymnasium Fishkill, Dutchess co. April 11, 1831    
Hobart Hall Institute Holland Patent, Oneida co. March 16, 1839 Jan 23, 1840  
Holland Patent Academy Trenton, Oneida co. April 24, 1834    
Holley Academy Holley, Orleans co.   Mar 28, 1850  
Hubbardsville Academy Hubbards Corners, Madison co.   Feb 14, 1850 Extinct
Hudson Academy Hudson, Columbia co.   Mar 3, 1807  
Hudson River Agricult. Sem. Stockport, Columbia co. May 6, 1837   Extinct
Ingham Collegiate Institute Le Roy, Genesee co. April 6, 1852 Jan 28, 1853 Merged in Ingham Univ.
Ithaca Academy Ithaca, Tompkins co. March 24, 1823    
Jamestown Academy Jamestown, Chantauque co. April 16, 1836 Feb 5, 1839  
Jefferson Academy Jefferson, Schoharie co. November 27, 1824 Jan 22, 1833 Extinct
Jefferson County Institute Watertown, Jefferson co. May 25, 1836 Jan 30, 1838  
Johnstown Academy Johnstown, Montgomery co.   Jan 27, 1794  
Jonesville Academy Clifton Park, Saratoga co. April 1, 1850 Oct 26, 1850  
Jordan Academy Jordan, Onondaga co.   Jan 12, 1842  
Keesville Academy Keesville, Clinton co. May 1, 1835 Feb 5, 1839  
Kinderhook Academy Kinderhook, Columbia co. April 3, 1824 Feb 19, 1828  
Kingsborough Academy Kingsborough, Fulton co.   Feb 5, 1839  
Kingston Academy Kingston, Ulster co.   Feb 3, 1795  
Knoxville Academy Knox, Albany co. May 8, 1837 Feb 15, 1842  
La Fayette High School La Fayette, Onondaga co. April 23, 1836    
Lancaster Academy Lancaster, Erie co.   Jan 22, 1846 Extinct
Lansingburgh Academy Lansingburgh, Rensselaer co.   Feb 8, 1796 Merged in Public Schools
Laurel Bank Seminary Deposit, Delaware co.   Mar 17, 1854 Now a private institution
Le Roy Female Seminary Le Roy, Genesee co.   Feb 16, 1841 Merged in Ing. Coll. Inst.
Lewiston High School Academy Lewiston, Niagara co.   Apr 16, 1828 Extinct
Liberty Normal Institute Liberty, Sullivan co. April 10, 1849 Sept. 30, 1849  
Literary & Sci. Inst. Of York York, Livingston co. March 27, 1839   Extinct
Little Falls, The Academy of Little Falls, Herkimer co.   Oct 17, 1844  
Lockport Academy Lockport, Niagara co. March 26, 1841   Extinct
Lockport Union School Lockport, Niagara co. March 18, 1850 Oct 26, 1850  
Lowville Academy Lowville, Lewis co.   Mar 21, 1808  
Lyons Academy Lyons, Wayne co. March 29, 1837   Extinct
Lyons Union School Lyons, Wayne co.      
Macedon Academy Macedon, Wayne co. April 11, 1842 Jan 30, 1845  
Manlius Academy Manlius, Onondaga co. April 13, 1835 Jan 29, 1839  
Mansion Square Female Sem. Poughkeepsie, Dutchess co. March 15, 1849   Private School.
Marion Academy Marion, Wayne co. March 27, 1839   Extinct.
Marion Collegiate Institute Marion, Wayne co.      
Mayville Academy Mayville, Chautauqua co. April 24, 1834 Feb 5, 1839  
Medina Academy Medina, Orleans co. April 30, 1850 Apr 25, 1851  
Mendon Academy Mendon, Monroe co. April 20, 1836 Feb 5, 1839  
Mexico Academy Mexico, Oswego co. April 13, 1826 Feb 26, 1828  
Middlebury Academy Middlebury, Wyoming co.   Jan 26, 1819  
Millville Academy Millville, Orleans co. April 15, 1840 Feb 16, 1841 Extinct.
Montgomery Academy Montgomery, Orange co.   Jan 21, 1791  
Monticello Academy Monticello, Sullivan co.   Apr 1, 1852 Provisional Charter
Moravia Institute Moravia, Cayuga co.   Jan 23, 1840  
Moriah Academy Moriah, Essex co.   Feb 16, 1841 Extinct
Mount Pleasant Academy Mount Pleasant, Westchester co. March 24, 1820   Extinct
Mount Pleasant Academy Mount Pleasant, Westchester co.   Apr 3, 1827  
Mount Pleasant Female Sem. Sing Sing, Westchester co.   May 10, 1836 Extinct
Monroe Academy Henrietta, Monroe co.   Jul 2, 1827 Extinct
Monroe Academy Henrietta, Monroe co.   Feb 7, 1843  
Munro Academy Elbridge, Onondaga co.   Apr 23, 1839 Changed to Munro Coll.
Nassau Academy Nassau, Rensselaer co. May 11, 1835   Inst.
New Berlin Academy New Berlin, Chenango co.   Feb 13, 1844  
Newburgh Academy Newburgh, Orange co.   Mar 3, 1806 Extinct
New Paltz Academy New Paltz, Ulster co. April 12, 1833 Apr 29, 1836 Extinct
New Paltz Academy New Paltz, Ulster co.   Oct 11, 1845  
New Rochelle Academy New Rochelle, Westchester co. April 13, 1826   Extinct
Newtown Female Academy Newtown, Queens co. March 15, 1822   Extinct
New Woodstock Academy Cazenovia, Madison co. May 2, 1834   Extinct
New York Conference Sem. Charlotteville, Schoharie co.   Oct 26, 1850 Extinct
New York Free Academy New York City May 7, 1847 Oct 31, 1849  
New York Inst. Deaf & Dumb. New York City April 15, 1817    
North Granville Female Sem. Granville, Washington co.   Feb 10, 1851  
North Hebron Institute Hebron, Washington co.   Mar 17, 1851  
North Salem Academy North Salem, Westchester co.   Feb 19, 1790  
Norwich Academy Norwich, Chenango co.   Feb 14, 1843  
Norwich Union Seminary Norwich, Chenango co. March 10, 1837   Extinct
Nunda Leterary Institute Nunda, Livingston co.   Jan 30, 1815  
Ogdensburg Academy Ogdensburg, St. Lawrence co. April 20, 1835 Feb 5, 1839 Merged in Public Schools
Olean Academy Olean, Cattarangus co.   Apr 11, 1853  
Oneida Conference Academy Cazenovia, Madison co. April 6, 1825 Jan 29, 1828  
Oneida Inst. Of Sci. & Industry Whitesboro', Oneida co   Mar 24, 1829 Extinct
Oneida Seminary Oneida, Madison co.   Jul 9, 1857 Provisional Charter
Onondaga Academy Onondaga, Onondaga co.   Apr 10, 1813  
Ontario Female Seminary Canandaigua, Ontario co. April 14, 1825 Jan 29, 1828  
Ontario High School Victor, Ontario co. April 6, 1830    
Orleans Academy Orleans, Jefferson co.   Feb 5, 1851 Extinct
Oswegatchie Academy Ogdensburgh, St. Lawrence co. April 26, 1833   Extinct
Oswego Academy West Oswego, Oswego co. April 25, 1833    
Otsego Academy Cherry Valley, Otsego co.   Feb 8, 1796  
Ovid Academy Ovid, Seneca co. April 13, 1826 Jan 26, 1830  
Owego Academy Owego, Tioga co.   Apr 16, 1828  
Oxford Academy Oxford, Chenango co.   Jan 27, 1794  
Oyster Bay Academy Oyster Bay, Queens co.   Mar 15, 1803 Extinct
Packer Collegiate Institute Brooklyn, Kings co. March 19, 1853 Jan 11, 1855  
Palmyra Academy Palmyra, Wayne co. April 11, 1842    
Palmyra High School Palmyra, Wayne co. March 28, 1829 Jul 2, 1833 Extinct
Palmyra Classical Union School Palmyra, Wayne co. April 7, 1857    
Peekskill Academy Peekskill, Westchester co. April 16, 1838 Feb 5, 1839  
Pembroke & Darian Class. Sch. Pembroke, Darien, Genesee co. April 6, 1838    
Penfield Seminary Penfield, Monroe co.   Oct 8, 1857 Provisional Charter
Perry Academy Perry, Wyoming co.   Apr 7, 1854  
Perry Center Institute Perry Center, Wyoming co.   Jan 31, 1843 Extinct
Peterboro Academy Peterboro, Madison co.   Jan 23, 1853  
Phipps Union Seminary Albien, Orleans co.   Feb 11, 1840  
Piermont Academy Piermont, Rockland co.   Mar 15, 1842 Extinct
Plattsburgh Academy Plattsburgh, Clinton co. April 23, 1828 Mar 4, 1829  
Pompey Academy Pompey, Onondaga co.   Mar 11, 1811  
Poughkeepsie Collegiate School Poughkeepsie, Dutchess co. May 26, 1836 Feb 9, 1839  
Poughkeepsie Female Academy Poughkeepsie, Dutchess co. May 10, 1836 Feb 28, 1837  
Poughkeepsie Female Seminary Poughkeepsie, Dutchess co. March 19, 1834    
Prattsville Academy Prattsville, Greene co.   Jan 31, 1850 Extinct
Preble High School Preble, Cortland co. April 24, 1834   Not organized
Princetown Academy Princetown, Schenectady co.   Oct 20, 1853 Extinct
Prospect Academy Prospect, Oneida co.   Jan 24, 1851  
Pulaski Academy Pulaski, Oswego co. June 4, 1853    

Name

Location

Incorp. By Legislature

Incorp. By Regents

Remarks

Randolph Acad. Association Randolph, Cattarangus co.   Jan 24, 1851  
Red Creek Academy Red Creek, Wayne co. March 27,1839 Feb 5, 1846  
Redhook Academy Redhook, Dutchess co. April 23, 1823 Feb 23, 1829 Extinct
Rensselaer Polytechnic Inst. Troy, Rensselaer co. May 8, 1837 Feb 5, 1846  
Rensselaerville Academy Rensselaerville, Albany co.   Jan 30, 1845  
Rhinebeck Academy Rhinebeck, Dutchess co.   Feb 23, 1841 Became private inst. 1855.
Richburgh Academy Richburgh, Allegany co.   Apr 12, 1850  
Richmondville Union Seminary & Female Collegiate Inst. Richmondville, Schoharie co.   Feb 10, 1854 Extinct
Ridgebury Academy Minisink, Orange co. April 30, 1839 Feb 11, 1840  
Riga Academy Riga, Monroe co.   May 11, 1846  
Rochester Collegiate Institute Rochester, Monroe co.   Feb 26, 1839 Extinct
Rochester Female Academy Rochester, Monroe co. April 21, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Rochester High School Rochester, Monroe co. March 15, 1827 Apr 19, 1831 Merged in Rochester Collegiate Institute
Rochester Inst. General Educ. Rochester, Monroe co. April 19, 1828   Extinct
Rochester Inst. Practical Educ. Rochester, Monroe co. April 14, 1832   Extinct
Rockland County Female Inst. Orangetown, Rockland co.   Oct 12, 1855 Provisional Charter
Rogersville Union Seminary Rogersville, Steuben Co.   Jan 28, 1853  
Rome Academy Rome, Oneida co. April 28, 1835   Extinct
Rome Academy Rome, Oneida co. January 28, 1848 Mar 15, 1849  
Royalton Center Academy Royalton, Niagara co. April 9, 1839    
Rural Academy Montgomery, Orange co.   Apr 1, 1852 Not organized
Rushford Academy Rushford, Allegany co.   Mar 4, 1852  
Rutger's Female Institute New York City April 10, 1838 Jan 23, 1840  
Rye Academy Rye, Westchester co. April 13, 1826    
Sag Harbor Institute Sag Harbor, Suffolk co.   Jan 20, 1848  
St. Lawrence Academy Potsdann, St. Lawrence co.   Mar 25, 1816  
St. Paul's College, The Proprietors of Flushing, Queens co. May 9, 1840   Extinct
Sand Lake Academy Sand Lakey, Rensselaer co.   Feb 19, 1846 Extinct
Saratoga Acad. & Sci. Inst. Saratoga Springs April 28, 1835    
Sangerties Academy Sangerties, Ulster co.   Apr 7, 1854  
Sanquoit Academy Sanquoit, Oneida co.   Apr 6, 1849  
Schaghticoke Seminary Schaghticoke, Rensselaer co. May 4, 1836   Extinct
Schenectady Academy Schenectady, Schenectady co.   Jan 29, 1793 Merged In Union Coll. 1795
Schenectady Lyceum & Acad. Schenectady, Schenectady co. March 21, 1837 Feb 5, 1839 Extinct
Schenectady Young Ladies' Sem. Schenectady, Schenectady co. March 22, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Schoharie Academy Schoharie, Scholarie co. April 28, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Schuylerville Academy Schuylerville, Saratoga co.   Jan 23, 1840  
Scientific & Military Academy of Western District Whitesboro', Oneida co April 17, 1826 Jan 9, 1829 Extinct
Seneca Falls Academy Seneca Falls, Seneca co. April 27, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Seward Female Seminary of Rochester Rochester, Monroe co. April 5, 1839 Feb 11, 1840 Extinct
Sherburne Academy Sherburne, Chenango co.   Jan 23, 1840 Merged in Public Schools
Skaneateles Academy Skaneateles, Onondaga co. April 14, 1829    
Sodus Academy Sodus, Wayne co.   Jan 11, 1855  
Southold Academy Southold, Suffolk co. April 21, 1837    
Spencertown Academy Spencertown, Columbia co. May 13, 1845 Dec 3, 1847  
Springville Academy Springville, Erie co. May 10, 1827 Jan 26, 1830  
S. S. Seward Institute Florida, Orange co. May 7, 1847 Feb 4, 1848  
Starkey Seminary Starkey, Yates co.   Feb 25, 1848  
Steuben Academy Steuben, Oneida co. April 17, 1826 Jan 29, 1828 Extinct
Stillwater Academy Stillwater, Saratoga co.   Jan 29, 1839 Extinct
Stillwater Seminary Stillwater, Saratoga co.   Feb 25, 1849 Extinct
Sullivan County Academy Bloomington, Sullivan co. April 5, 1828 Mar 31, 1831 Extinct
Susquebanna Seminary Binghamton, Broome co.   Apr 7, 1854  
Syracuse Academy Syracuse, Onondaga co. April 28, 1835 Feb 5, 1839 Extinct
Ticonderoga Academy Ticonderoga, Essex co.   Apr 8, 1858  
Troy Academy Troy, Rensselaer co. May 5, 1834 Feb 5, 1829  
Troy Episcopal Institute Troy, Rensselaer co. April 15, 1839    
Troy Female Seminary Troy, Rensselaer co. May 6, 1837 Jan 30, 1838  
Trumansburgh Academy Ulysses, Tompkins co.   Jul 6, 1854  
Turin Academy Turin, Lewis co. April 30, 1839   Extinct
Unadilla Academy Unadilla, Otsego co.   Apr 1, 1852  
Union Academy Stone Arabia, Montgomery co.   Mar 31, 1795 Extinct
Union Academy Granger, Allegany co.   Jan 11, 1855 Provisional Charter
Union Hall Jamaica, Queens co.   Feb 29, 1792  
Union Literary Society Belleville, Jefferson co. April 13, 1826 Jan 5, 1830  
Union Village Academy Union Village, Washington co.   Jan 23, 1840  
Utica Academy Utica, Oneida co.   Mar 14, 1814 Merged in Public Schools
Utica Academy Utica, Oneida co. May 26, 1853    
Utica Female Academy Utica, Oneida co. April 28, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
Vernon Academy Vernon, Oneida co. April 18, 1838 Feb 5, 1839  
Victory Academy Victory, Cayuga co. May 21, 1836    
Wallabout Select Gram. School of the 7th Ward in the        
City of Brooklyn Brooklyn, Kings co. May 4, 1839   Extinct
Wallkill Academy Wallkill, Orange co. May 26, 1841 Feb 13, 1842  
Walton Academy Walton, Deleware co.   Feb 10, 1854  
Walworth Academy Walworth, Wayne co. May 12, 1841 Apr 19, 1843  
Warnerville Union Seminary & Female Institute Warnerville, Schoharie co.   Jan 27, 1854 Not organized
Warsaw Union School Warsaw, Wyoming co.   Jan 11, 1855  
Warwick Institute Warwick, Orange co.   Mar 17, 1854  
Washington Academy Salem, Washington co.   Feb 15, 1791  
Washington Academy Warwick, Orange co.   May 25, 1811 Extinct
Washington County Seminary & Collegiate Institute Fort Edward, Washington co.   Jul 6, 1854  
Waterford Academy Waterford, Saratoga co. April 28, 1834 Feb 5, 1839 Extinct
Waterford Female Academy Waterford, Saratoga co.   Mar 19, 1819 Extinct
Waterloo Academy Waterloo, Seneca co. April 12, 1842 Aug 23, 1842 Merged in Union School
Waterloo Union School Waterloo, Seneca co.   Oct 11, 1855  
Watertown Academy Watertown, Jefferson co. May 2, 1835    
Waverly Institute Waverly, Tioga co.   Jan 21, 1858  
Weedsport Academy Weedsport, Cayuga co. April 13, 1838    
Westfield Academy Westfield, Chantauque co. May 5, 1837 Feb 5, 1839  
West Hebron Classical School Hebron, Washington co.   Mar 22, 1855  
Westtown Academy Westtown, Orange co. April 18, 1839 Jan 30, 1840 Extinct
West Winfield Academy West Winfield, Herkimer co.   Feb 14, 1851  
Whitehall Academy Whitehall, Washington co. April 20, 1839   Extinct
Whitehall Academy Whitehall, Washington co.   Oct 27, 1848  
White Plains Academy White Plains, Westchester co. April 19, 1828 Jan 26, 1830 Extinct
Whitesboro' Academy Whitesboro', Oneida co   Mar 23, 1813 Extinct
Whitestown Seminary Whitesboro', Oneida co   Mar 27, 1845  
Wilson Collegiate Institute Wilson, Niagara co.   Feb 19, 1846  
Windsor Academy Windsor, Broome co. May 16, 1837   Extinct
Windsor Academy Windsor, Broome co.   Mar 15, 1849  
Yates Academy Yates Center. Orleans co.   Aug 23, 1842  
Yates County Academy & Female Seminary Penn Yan, Yates co. April 17, 1828 Jan 25, 1830 Extinct
Yates Polytechnic Institute Chittenango, Madison co.   Apr 11, 1853  

 



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