- There are 26 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout California.
The Priory is a Benedictine Catholic, independent college preparatory school - a small school by design and philosophy. It is located on 50 wooded acres, about 30 minutes south of San Francisco in the heart of Silicon Valley, one of the most culturally diverse, educationally enriched, strategically innovative and exciting metropolitan areas of the United States.
Webb is a school community that lives and learns together. You will make friends from across the country and around the world. This year we have students from 12 states and 18 countries.
St. Catherine's recognizes the important role that athletics plays in the development of a well-rounded young man. Our physical education program and championship athletic teams seek to develop skills and capabilities that reach far beyond the athletic field.
San Domenico is home to a one-acre working organic garden and the largest solar installation in a Marin County school. Our ecoliteracy program is integrated in our curriculum with environmental education, engagement, and stewardship at the core of who we are and what we do.
The Fine Arts department offers students a breadth of courses (including several at the AP level) led by dedicated faculty, all experts in their fields.
Recent college acceptances for our students include Brown, Columbia, Northeastern, NYU, King?'s College London, St. Andrews University, Boston University, Colorado State, UCLA, UC Berkeley, Pitzer College, Cal Poly San Luis Obispo, and others.
Leadership and character education make military schools unique. Our students learn important skills like teamwork, communication, and self-confidence that prepare them for leadership roles throughout the rest of their lives. Many of our students have gone on to become leaders in business, government, medicine, law, and the military, thanks to the lessons learned here.
The Music Department offers concentrations in Classical Music, Voice and Piano; Jazz Music, Voice and Piano; and Songwriting. Our curriculum combines performance opportunities with music academics and private lessons with some of the top musicians in Southern California.
California Boarding Schools
- School Location Grades Students
345 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90071
Grades: 9-12 | 50 students
P.O. Box 98, 2555 W. Highway 154
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 245 students
1539 E. Howard St.
Pasadena, CA 91104
Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
440 St. Katherine Dr.
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
4026 Maher St.
Napa, CA 94558
Grades: 9-12 | 630 students
215 N. Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day) | 150 students
1500 Butterfield Road
San Anselmo, CA 94960
Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day) | 183 students
2800 Monterey Road
San Marino, CA 91108
Grades: 6-12, PG | 144 students
235 Squaw Valley Road | P.O. Box 2667
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
1 West Campbell Avenue, B-20
Campbell, CA 95008
Grades: 9-12 | 26 students
12096 N. Ventura Ave
Ojai, CA 93023
Grades: 9-12 | 250 students
March 16, 2017
Explore the incredible variety of athletics which schools offer. Athletics are not optional in boarding school. Athletics are one part of a comprehensive program most schools adopt to educate the whole child in mind, body and spirit.
March 15, 2017
"Do you like large schools or small schools? Are you most comfortable in a city, small town or countryside? Are you interested in attending a school that has a religious or military orientation? Would you like to attend a school that is only for boys or girls? These are some questions you must ask yourself before you begin your search for the right U.S. boarding school for you..." Brought to you by Boarding Schools in the USA
March 15, 2017
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