Massachusetts Boarding Schools

There are 34 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout Massachusetts.
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A boy's residence hall for grades 10, 11 and 12
Current campus in Newton, MA
Campus from Above
The MacDuffie School
Dorm-life offers students the opportunity to connect closely with friends and classmates from all over the country and world.  Deerfield 'feeds' are famous for bringing corridor residents together over tasty treats and great conversation.
With  over 180 courses, 37 honors and Advanced Placement (AP) courses and the #1 Mathematics team in New England,  you are sure to find a course of instruction that excites you.
Students live in one of six student houses on campus.
Founded in 1907, Berkshire is a co-ed boarding and day school for grades 9-12 & PG. Advanced Math/Science
Research, Advanced Humanities Research, STEAM, championship athletics and a range of arts offerings on a stunning 400-acre campus in the Berkshires.
Our distinctive Mod Plan means that you take three immersive classes at a time, and you can take about 15 different classes in a year--with over 300 to choose from. They are experiential--not lecture based. You spend your time wrestling with complexity, doing original research around your interest areas, collaborating to solve real-world problems...you're doing work that really matters.
Working diligently in the Newberry Science Building
Rent, Spring Musical 2014
NMH offers one of the broadest athletics programs among secondary schools in the country??and our unique College Model Academic Program allows students to participate at no sacrifice to studies. This creates opportunities to discover and cultivate passions that lie within them while learning valuable lessons about sportsmanship and leadership. Students compete in 20 interscholastic sports on more than 60 teams.
Academy students are encouraged to pursue the arts in a variety of
disciplines: film, photography, painting, ceramics, architecture, technical theater, drama, chorus, band, and orchestra.
Fay School values the arts as a part of each student's educational experience. From Pre-Kindergarten through grade nine, students engage in music, visual art, and drama instruction led by experienced practitioners who build upon the innate creativity and curiosity within each child and allow them to give artistic expression to emotions and ideas.
Campus
Williston promises an academic culture that respects your ability to think for yourself and gives you the right balance of structure and freedom to make the most of it. You'll be immersed in a challenging curriculum that cultivates active, lifelong learning. And with an average class size of 13 students, your teachers are truly going to know you.

Massachusetts Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Grades: 3-9

    K-9 (day)
     | K-9 (day) | 220 students
    94 Old Main Street, PO Box 8
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    413-774-4209
    3-9

    K-9 (day)
    220
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 405 students245 North Undermountain Road
    SheffieldMA 01257
    413-229-1003
    9-12, PG405
  • Brooks School
    (Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 352 students1160 Great Pond Road
    North AndoverMA 01845
    978-725-6272
    9-12352
  • Grades: 9-12 | 90 students291 South Street
    WilliamstownMA 01267
    413-458-3919
    9-1290
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 335 students45 Georgian Road
    WestonMA 02493
    781-642-8650
    9-12, PG335
  • Grades: 9-12 | 300 students2001 Washington Street
    BraintreeMA 02184
    9-12300
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 165 students785 Beaver Street
    WalthamMA 02452
    781-314-0800
    9-12, PG165
  • Grades: 9-12 | 382 students166 Main Street
    ConcordMA 01742
    978-402-2250
    9-12382
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students39 School Street, P.O. Box 8000
    AshburnhamMA 01430
    978-827-7300
    9-12, PG400
  • Dana Hall School
    All-girls 
    Grades: 9-12

    5-12 (day)
     | 5-12 (day) | 467 students
    45 Dana Road
    WellesleyMA 02482
    781-235-3010 x2531
    9-12

    5-12 (day)
    467
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 638 students7 Boyden Lane
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    413-774-1400
    9-12, PG638
  • Grades: 8-12 | 220 studentsP.O. Box 116 , 242 Old Petersham Road
    HardwickMA 01037
    413-477-6000
    8-12220
  • Grades: 6-9 | 247 students271 Pine Nook Road, P.O. Box 7
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413) 774-9111
    6-9247
  • Grades: 7-9

    Pre-K-9 (day)
     | Pre-K-9 (day) | 475 students
    48 Main Street
    SouthboroughMA 01772
    (508)490-8201
    7-9

    Pre-K-9 (day)
    475
  • Grades: 9-12 | 406 students1 Elm Street
    ByfieldMA 01922
    978-499-3120
    9-12406
  • Groton School
    (Episcopal)
    Grades: 8-12 | 381 students282 Farmers Row, Box 991
    GrotonMA 01450
    978-448-7510
    8-12381
  • Hillside School
    All-boys 
    Grades: 5-9 | 145 students404 Robin Hill Street
    MarlboroughMA 01752
    (508) 485-3483
    5-9145
  • Grades: 9-12

    2-12 (day)
     | 2-12 (day) | 469 students
    P.O. Box 227
    Prides CrossingMA 01965
    978-236-3000
    9-12

    2-12 (day)
    469
  • Grades: 9-12 | 389 students26 Powderhouse Road, PO Box 992
    GrotonMA 01450
    978 448 1530
    9-12389
  • Grades: 6-12, PG | 297 students66 School Street
    GranbyMA 01033
    413-255-0000
    6-12, PG297
  • Grades: 9-12 | 384 students1400 Lowell Road
    ConcordMA 01742
    (978) 371-6524
    9-12384
  • Grades: 9-12

    K-12 (day)
     | K-12 (day) | 700 students
    170 Centre Street
    MiltonMA 02186
    617-898-2227
    9-12

    K-12 (day)
    700
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 214 students492 Holmes Road, PO Box 1166
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    413-499-1300
    9-12, PG214
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 650 studentsOne Lamplighter Way
    Mount HermonMA 01354
    413-498-3227
    9-12, PG650
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 1141 students180 Main Street
    AndoverMA 01810
    978-749-4050
    9-12, PG1141
  • St. Mark's School
    (Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12 | 369 students25 Marlboro Road
    SouthboroughMA 01772
    508-786-6118
    9-12369
  • Grades: 8-12, PG

    Pre-K-12, PG (day)
     | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 170 students
    196 Main Street
    AmesburyMA 01913
    978-388-5354
    8-12, PG

    Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    170
  • Grades: 7-12, PG | 140 students574 Bernardston Road
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    413-774-2711 x 257
    7-12, PG140
  • Grades: 9-12 | 514 students66 Front Street
    MarionMA 02738
    (508)291-8300
    9-12514
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 295 students12 Highland Street
    NatickMA 01760
    508-650-5020
    9-12, PG295
  • Grades: 8-12, PG

    6-12, PG (day)
     | 6-12, PG (day) | 425 students
    423 Main Street
    WilbrahamMA 01095
    413-596-9107
    8-12, PG

    6-12, PG (day)
    425
  • Grades: 9-12, PG

    7-12, PG (day)
     | 7-12, PG (day) | 440 students
    19 Payson Avenue
    EasthamptonMA 01027
    (413) 529-3241
    9-12, PG

    7-12, PG (day)
    440
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 250 students172 Ash Street
    WinchendonMA 01475
    978-297-4476
    9-12, PG250
  • Grades: 9-12, PG

    6-12, PG (day)
     | 6-12, PG (day) | 645 students
    81 Providence Street
    WorcesterMA 01604
    508-459-5481
    9-12, PG

    6-12, PG (day)
    645
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