New York Boarding Schools

There are 20 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout New York.
Leman Manhattan Preparatory School students are prepared to be standouts at their first choice colleges, including Ivy Leagues, top-tier universities and specialized schools across the U.S.
Leman Manhattan Preparatory School students are prepared to be standouts at their first choice colleges, including Ivy Leagues, top-tier universities and specialized schools across the U.S.
Trips to New York City, outdoor excursions, ski trips, vans to the mall and movies, concerts, dances, open faculty houses, open dorms, and a wide range of community service opportunities highlight a few of the many activities we offer to both our day and boarding students.  Student led-clubs are also a central piece of our campus life.
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.
As a student at THINK Global School, you'll learn about many different cultures. During your term in Peru, you might receive blessings from a Q'ero shaman, like Jonah did here.
Athletics are an important part of any school.  Hoosac offers many opportunities for students to have success.  Hoosac Boys Basketball is two-time defending New England Champions.  Our student-athletes are recruited by all levels of college coaches.
Emma Willard's historic castle is a beautiful backdrop for traveling to and from classes.
Students eating breakfast at the cafeteria. The student body of 140 comprises 20 different nationalities.
The Holbrook Arts Center not only houses studios for dance, ceramics, two-dimensional study and music, but it is also home to the Warner Gallery, a photography suite, practice rooms, lecture hall, classrooms and offices. At its center is the 325-seat Chelsea Morrison Theater.
Kildonan using a multisensory approach to learning, which often involves group work.
Darrow students also have many opportunities to express their creativity in the arts. Students who substitute theater for an athletic activity meet daily for two hours at the end of the academic day. In addition to acting, students construct sets and work backstage on props, costumes, lighting, and stage management on three major productions each year.
Great kids from all walks of life make positive personal choices, thus laying  a solid foundation for a bright future.
Daniel Wood (pictured to the left) is not only EF Academy class of 2014 but also Harvard class of 2019!  Our college guidance team are next to none.
Individualized college counseling helps each student explore options that are right for her.
Main Building
Scenic Campus situated on 65 acres
The Masters School was founded in 1877.
Jazz Band

New York Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Buffalo Seminary
    205 Bidwell Parkway
    BuffaloNY 14222

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 214 students
  • 110 Darrow Road
    New LebanonNY 12125

    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
  • 582 Columbus Avenue
    ThornwoodNY 10594

    Grades: 9-12 | 753 students
  • 285 Pawling Avenue
    TroyNY 12180

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 358 students
  • Hoosac School
    PO Box 9
    HoosickNY 12089

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 125 students
  • 9790 Thayer Street
    HoughtonNY 14744

    Grades: 7-12 | 124 students
  • 425 Morse Hill Rd.
    AmeniaNY 12501

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 2-12, PG (day) | 80 students
  • 541 Long Beach Road
    Saint JamesNY 11780

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 140 students
  • 1 Morris Street
    New YorkNY 10004

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 750 students
  • 49 Clinton Avenue
    Dobbs FerryNY 10522

    Grades: 9-12 | 493 students
  • 131 Millbrook School Road
    MillbrookNY 12545

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 310 students
  • 4382 Cascade Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946

    Grades: 4-9 | 60 students
  • 92 Northwood Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 173 students
  • 22 Spackenkill Road
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 165 students
  • 18 Goodfriend Drive
    East HamptonNY 11937

    Grades: 7-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 494 students
  • 4129 Lake Shore Road
    HamburgNY 14075

    Grades: 9-12 | 520 students
  • 1 Chapman Parkway
    Stony BrookNY 11790

    Grades: 7-12 | 370 students
  • 314 Mountain Road
    Cornwall on HudsonNY 12520

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 176 students
  • 1562 First Avenue #205-3296
    New YorkNY 10028

    Grades: 10-12 | 41 students
  • Trinity-Pawling School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    700 Route 22
    PawlingNY 12564
    845 855 4825

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 7-12, PG (day) | 300 students
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