Best Arts Boarding Schools (2021)

For the 2021 school year, there are 4 pre-professional arts boarding schools serving 1,249 students located within the United States.
While college-prep boarding schools generally have excellent arts programs, the schools below specialize further in helping students train and become artists in a variety of fields such as music, visual arts, theatre, ballet, and creative writing.
Students are prepared for entrance into either traditional colleges or specialty schools like music conservatories (e.g., Juilliard).

Top Arts Boarding Schools (2021)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 8585 Ojai Santa Paula Road
    OjaiCA 93023
    (805) 646-4343

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
  • 52500 Temecula Road
    IdyllwildCA 92549
    (951) 468-7223

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 320 students
  • 4000 M 137 Hwy
    InterlochenMI 49643
    (231) 276-7472

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 545 students
  • 12 Highland Street
    NatickMA 01760
    (508) 650-5020

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 284 students
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