- There are 68 boarding schools offering Equestrian as an interscholastic sport.
Our girls are competitors in soccer, softball, cross-country, fencing, basketball, ice hockey, lacrosse, equestrian, tennis, and golf.
VISUAL ARTS * Plethora of visual art classes offered during the academic day such as: studio, portfolio, digital design, ceramics, photography, architecture and design * Four state-of-the-art art studios * Renovated digital design classroom (PICTURE: Portfolio class held outside in the Spring)
Forman offers a traditional college preparatory program that balances academics with athletics, arts, clubs and other extracurricular activities.
Each year students present two full-scale productions. In the fall of 2014, Canterbury Drama mounted 'A Midsummer's Night Dream.
Students assist in our world-renowned Sea Turtle Research Program, which celebrated its 25th anniversary in 2012.
On the field or on the court, students are challenged to develop life skills in leadership, teamwork, and personal achievement.
The Visual Arts Program includes 3 AP Studio Art programs. The new Williams Woodworking studio opened in 2006. Every year we send students to top art schools throughout the country.
The Mary Dixon Chapel was built in 1885 in memory of the alumna by the same name, who graduated from Linden Hall in the mid-19th century. It is currently used by the Linden Hall Music Department as their practice and performance venue.
North Country School's horseback riding program includes 12 horses, two riding rings, and miles of mountain trails. NCS operates a working farm and extensive vegetable gardens that teach students lessons about responsibility and community.
Step Sing - one of the many special traditions at Dana Hall. They're a little hard to explain, but traditions play an important role in life at Dana Hall School, serving not only as symbols of the past, but also staples in the present. These special activities also provide amazing opportunities for teamwork and organization.
The Pumpkin Run is Vermont Academy's annual 5K which raises money and goods for our local community pantry. Participants who complete the race in time receive a pumpkin pie.
Equestrian Boarding Schools
- School Location Grades Students
80 chemin Moulton Hill
Sherbrooke, Quebec, Canada J1M 1Z8
Grades: 9-12 | 260 students
C/ Verge de Montserrat s/n, Cornella de Llobregat
Barcelona, Spain 08940
Grades: 1-12 | 150 students
1701 Brandon Hall Drive
Atlanta, GA 30350
Grades: 7-12 | 6-12 (day) | 170 students
45 Dana Road
Wellesley, MA 02482
Grades: 9-12 | 5-12 (day) | 482 students
18 Lehmann Way, PO Box 522
Dublin, NH 03444
Grades: 9-12 | 153 students
230 Bushy Hill Road
Simsbury, CT 06070
Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 251 students
440 St. Katherine Dr.
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
280 King Street East
Brockville, Canada K6V1E2
Grades: 7-10 | 108 students
300 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 298 students
14 Greenwood Lane
Putney, VT 05346
Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
PO Box 257, 1614 Main St., Rte. 17
Kents Hill, ME 04349
Grades: 9-12, PG | 250 students
425 Morse Hill Rd.
Amenia, NY 12501
Grades: 6-12, PG | 2-12, PG (day) | 80 students
541 Long Beach Road
Saint James, NY 11780
Grades: 6-12, PG | 140 students
4391 County Rd. 29
Lakefield, Canada K0L2H0
Grades: 9-12 | 365 students
26 Chase Road
Thompson, CT 06277
Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students
301 Menaul Blvd. NE
Albuquerque, NM 87107
Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 185 students
February 03, 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.
February 03, 2017
Does your son or daughter ride? Are you thinking about finding a private school which will suit both your academic requirements and your child's penchant for riding? Let's look at a couple of schools with riding programs.
February 03, 2017
Whether a school uses the Harkness Table™ or doesn't use the Harkness Table™ is a matter of teaching style worth exploring in some detail.