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Ithaca High School

Jason Trumble, Principal
Keith Harrington, Associate Principal A-L
Martha Hardesty, Associate Principal M-Z
Crystal Sessoms, Associate Principal Freshmen

1401 North Cayuga Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
Main Office: (607) 274-2143

8:55 AM – 3:32 PM
Staff Contacts/Websites
Staff Contacts/Websites

Program of Studies: Course Review by Department Leaders


Transportation Solutions
IHS Transportation Liaison: Martha Hardesty
IHS Family Liaison: Barbara Bergman
Way2Go Contact: Sophie Somerfeldt, 272-2292
School News
Two ICSD Educators Receive Governor’s Excellence in Teaching Award:    Commissioner Samuel D. Roberts visited the Ithaca City School District on May 10, 2018 to award two teachers with Governor Cuomo’s Empire State Excellence in Teaching Award .   The honorees, DeWitt Middle School technology teacher David Buchner and Ithaca High School math teacher Steve Weissburg, were recognized as teachers who: Exemplify the dedication, mission, skill, expertise, and talent of outstanding teachers; Inspire and motivate all children ... more >>
Ithaca Technology Student Association Wins Big at Regional Conference: (click on photo to enlarge)   Ithaca teams from DeWitt Middle School and Ithaca High School earned a combined 23 first-place finishes and 4 podium sweeps at the 40th annual Connecticut Technology Student Association (TSA) Conference in West Hartford. Hundreds of participants and 22 schools represented Connecticut, New York, Massachusetts, and Rhode Island at the conference. The conference offered 22 high school competitive events and 21 middle school events ranging ... more >>
Social Justice Week: Ithaca High School students recently learned about a variety of social issues during the school’s student-run Social Justice Week.   When Karl Mellander, Director of Student Activities at HIS, started Social Justice Week in 2012, he had three main goals: establish community partnerships, encourage student action, and bring more awareness to the work student organizations were involved in.   Six years later, Social Justice Week is now a student-run annual event that brings ... more >>
Puerto-Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute: This year, eight students from Ithaca High School were selected as student delegates for the three-day Puerto Rican/Hispanic Youth Leadership Institute (PR/HYLI), which culminated with a student mock assembly conducted in the New York State Assembly Chamber.   With the overarching purpose of student empowerment, the PR/HYLI strives to enhance leadership skills among Latino/Hispanic students, give Latino/Hispanic students opportunities to interact and build relationships with positive role ... more >>
Ithaca High School WISE Program: The WISE program at Ithaca High School gives senior English students the freedom to pursue a passion, learn a new skill or create a project before graduation.   About 40 class members are working with mentors, teachers and community experts to learn a new skill, explore possible career paths, or conduct research on a subject that interests them.   Each student must develop a proposal for their final project, outlining their specific purposes, goals, plans and resources they’ll ... more >>

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Graduation Information 2018

IHS Graduation Live Stream
Watch a live stream of the graduation here!


IHS Alumni Transcript request form
IHS School Profile

College Board

Belle Sherman
Beverly J Martin
Cayuga Heights
Fall Creek
South Hill
Boynton Middle
DeWitt Middle
Ithaca HS
Lehman Alternative


Ithaca City School District
Dr. Luvelle Brown, Superintendent
400 Lake Street
Ithaca, NY 14850
(607) 274-2101