Cheshire Academy has selected ISA for research and planning purposes. Cheshire is a selective, co-educational college preparatory school located in Cheshire, Connecticut.
Founded in 1794 as the Episcopal Academy of Connecticut, it was the tenth private school founded in the United States. Cheshire Academy is one of the first private academic institutions to accept international students dating back to the 1850's and is currently the only independent school to offer the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme in the state of Connecticut. The school has students from approximately 20 countries, and a total student body of 360 students. Cheshire Academy offers grade 8 to both boarding and day students, and the Upper School offers grades 9 through 12 plus a postgraduate year.