New York Boarding Schools

There are 21 college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout New York.
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SEM students think globally - in this opportunity, through Model UN competitions.
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SEM students think globally - in this opportunity, through Model UN competitions.
Academy students originate from around the world and across America.
Travel lets us take place-based learning to a whole new level. Why study biology in a classroom when you can do so in the Galapagos Islands? These rewarding experiences are at the heart of the TGS experience, and each semester offers entirely new ways to connect with the culture and environment of our host country.
Aerial view of the 98-acre campus in Thornwood, New York.
The Masters School was founded in 1877.
Sports are an important part of the Kildonan day.  Students can choose to participate in a competitive sport or an individual activity (e.g., mountain biking, fitness, horseback riding).
Emma Girls share a laugh in one of our historic dormitories.
Sustainability is a theme integrated into all the disciplines, at all levels of the Darrow curriculum. The goal of this academic component is to help students better understand the complexity of environmental, social, and economic issues and to provide the primary orienting context for our Hands-to-Work, Community Service, and Spring Term programs.
The Storm King School embraces truth, respect, and responsibility.
Leman Manhattan Preparatory School is located near the New York Stock Exchange  and the Wall Street Bull in Lower Manhattan.
North Country School's annual spring theatre production involves the entire school an highlights student actors and sophisticated theatre technology.  Students may choose to be actors, set designers, musicians, or members of the stage crew.  NCS provides students with many avenues for creative expression that promote a life-long love of the arts.
The nationally accredited Trevor Zoo serves as a center for student research, for the captive breeding of endangered species, and for the recovery of sick and injured animals. Not only is it an important academic resource for Millbrook students, it is also a community service option.
Oakwood's Graduation Tree
Graduation is the most poignant ceremony of the year. It is a time when the whole school, parents, friends, and family join to congratulate our seniors on this wonderful achievement.
Roughly 1/3 international, with over 320 students from  17 states and 22 countries, Stony Brook is one of the most diverse boarding schools in the country. Pictured above is a traditional Korean dance at the International Festival, an annual event in which international students educate their peers about their home countries.
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New York Boarding Schools

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Buffalo Seminary
    All-girls 
    Grades: 9-12, PG | 214 students205 Bidwell Parkway
    BuffaloNY 14222
    716-885-6780
    9-12, PG214
  • Grades: 9-12 | 120 students110 Darrow Road
    New LebanonNY 12125
    518-794-6006
    9-12120
  • Grades: 9-12 | 730 students582 Columbus Avenue
    ThornwoodNY 10594
    (914) 495-6028
    9-12730
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 358 students285 Pawling Avenue
    TroyNY 12180
    518-833-1320
    9-12, PG358
  • Hoosac School
    (Episcopal)
    Grades: 8-12, PG | 125 studentsPO Box 9
    HoosickNY 12089
    518 686 7331
    8-12, PG125
  • Grades: 7-12 | 142 students9790 Thayer Street
    HoughtonNY 14744
    585-567-8115
    7-12142
  • Grades: 6-12, PG

    2-12, PG (day)
     | 2-12, PG (day) | 83 students
    425 Morse Hill Rd.
    AmeniaNY 12501
    845-373-2012
    6-12, PG

    2-12, PG (day)
    83
  • Grades: 6-12, PG | 140 students541 Long Beach Road
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631) 686-1600 x 414
    6-12, PG140
  • Grades: 9-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
     | Pre-K-12 (day) | 650 students
    1 Morris Street
    New YorkNY 10004
    847-840-3064
    9-12

    Pre-K-12 (day)
    650
  • Grades: 7-12, PG | 100 students5142 Route 22
    AmeniaNY 12501
    8453738191
    7-12, PG100
  • Grades: 9-12

    5-12 (day)
     | 5-12 (day) | 490 students
    49 Clinton Avenue
    Dobbs FerryNY 10522
    914-479-6420
    9-12

    5-12 (day)
    490
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 304 students131 Millbrook School Road
    MillbrookNY 12545
    845-677-8261
    9-12, PG304
  • Grades: 4-9 | 85 students4382 Cascade Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946
    518-523-9329
    4-985
  • Grades: 9-12, PG | 173 studentsP.O. Box 1070, 92 Northwood Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946
    518-523-3382
    9-12, PG173
  • Grades: 9-12

    6-12 (day)
     | 6-12 (day) | 151 students
    22 Spackenkill Road
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    845 462 4200
    9-12

    6-12 (day)
    151
  • Grades: 7-12, PG

    Pre-K-12, PG (day)
     | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 550 students
    18 Goodfriend Drive
    East HamptonNY 11937
    631-907-5400
    7-12, PG

    Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    550
  • Grades: 9-12 | 520 students4129 Lake Shore Road
    Athol SpringsNY 14010
    716-627-1200
    9-12520
  • Grades: 7-12 | 345 students1 Chapman Parkway
    Stony BrookNY 11790
    631-751-1800 x1
    7-12345
  • Grades: 8-12, PG | 165 students314 Mountain Road
    Cornwall on HudsonNY 12520
    845-458-7542
    8-12, PG165
  • Grades: 10-12 | 44 students1562 First Avenue #205-3296
    New YorkNY 10028
    +1 646-504-6924
    10-1244
  • Trinity-Pawling School
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    Grades: 9-12, PG

    7-12, PG (day)
     | 7-12, PG (day) | 300 students
    700 Route 22
    PawlingNY 12564
    845 855 4825
    9-12, PG

    7-12, PG (day)
    300
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