- There are 118 junior boarding schools located throughout the United States and Canada.
- Junior boarding schools offer boarding opportunities for students grades 8 or lower.
- Note that some boarding schools focus exclusively on the junior boarding experience (and offer only junior boarding grades), while other schools offer both junior and college-prep boarding grades.
- Learn more about the benefits of a junior boarding school.
Missouri Military Academy is a preparatory school with a military tradition that prepares boys for leadership in college and career via our 360 Degree Education. We are located in the heart of the Midwest in the quaint community of Mexico, Missouri, on a stunning 288-acre campus.
One of the South's Most Beautiful High Schools, as chosen by Southern Living magazine, the school's 550-acre campus, including forests, bluffs and two lakes, offers abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. A school farm, on-going wetlands study, and LEED Gold science building are just a few of the ways our campus also serves as learning lab.
Girls Soccer Wins! Hoosac offers many sports and activities for our students to experience. Our new state of the art fitness center allows students to stay 'Hoosac Fit' throughout the year.
The NCTA music department produces some outstanding musicians and singers -- many taking #1 ratings at State TAPPS meets. The NCTA art team captured the TAPPS State Championship three years in a row -- 2011, 2012, and 2013 . . . an amazing feat!
Thornton Academy has been preparing students for a changing world since 1811. A rigorous and broad-based program of academic, arts and athletic opportunities challenges students to reach their potential in readiness for lifelong learning and productive participation in our dynamic world.
We have a fantastic home away from home for our students. We want the students to feel at home while in the dormitory. The dormitory has a study hall area, dining hall and game room. Each bedroom has their own bathroom. It is a comfortable place for our students to rest and study.
Miller School of Albemarle, a coeducational day and boarding college preparatory school for students in grades 8-12 and post-graduate, opened its doors in 1878 with 33 students. Girls first enrolled in 1884, making it one of the nation`s oldest coeducational boarding schools. The school is situated 12 miles west of Charlottesville on a gently rolling campus of 1600 pristine acres.
Our teachers are the heart of our school. They bring a passion for education, expertise in their fields, and an impressive range of interests and achievements.
RICC's football program (Royal Imperial Knights) plays a full season of American football against high schools in Ohio, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and other northeastern states.
Our campus community is one of openness, trust, and fun. Stuart Hall School fosters lifelong friendships in the context of an academically rigorous and socially supportive environment.
What kind of young man belongs at the Marine Military Academy? Acceptance to the Academy is based on a number of factors — prior academic history and curriculum, health history and potential. Because of the nature of this challenging academic setting, the Admissions Committee looks for a young man who has the potential to adapt to our program. He must be physically fit, emotionally strong and capable of meeting the demands of MMA’s tough college prep program.
Leadership training includes optional JROTC participation and other programs that develop citizenship, patriotism, and strong character.
Academic Curriculum includes English, Mathematics, Sciences, Foreign Language, Social Studies, The Arts, Music, and Computer Skills Programs. Honors courses for qualified students. English as a Second Language.
Junior Boarding Schools (Primary Focus)
- School Location Grades Students
94 Old Main Street, PO Box 8
Deerfield, MA 01342
Grades: 3-9 | K-9 (day) | 204 students
62 Alumni Drive
Canaan, NH 03741
Grades: 6-9 | 214 students
271 Pine Nook Road, P.O. Box 7
Deerfield, MA 01342
Grades: 6-9 | 247 students
48 Main Street
Southborough, MA 01772
Grades: 7-9 | K-9 (day) | 475 students
211 Indian Mountain Road
Lakeville, CT 06039
Grades: 6-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 250 students
4382 Cascade Road
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Grades: 4-9 | 65 students
128 Oakland Farm Way
Troy, VA 22974
Grades: 3-8 | 1-8 (day) | 45 students
201 Romford Road
Washington Depot, CT 06794
Grades: 5-9 | K-9 (day) | 336 students
215 N. Harbor Blvd.
Anaheim, CA 92805
Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day) | 150 students
Schools Offering Junior Boarding Grades
- School Location Grades Students
PO Box 388
Balsam, NC 28707
Grades: 7-12 | 32 students
414 Brymer Creek Rd
McDonald, TN 37353
Grades: 6-12, PG | 19 students
C/ Verge de Montserrat s/n, Cornella de Llobregat
Barcelona, Spain 08940
Grades: 1-12 | 150 students
955 Harbourside Drive
North Vancouver, BC, Canada V7P 3S4
Grades: 8-12 | 580 students
7400 San Jose Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32217
Grades: 7-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 1700 students
10 Elm Avenue
Toronto, Canada 1
Grades: 7-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 900 students
234 Global edu-ro, Daejeong-eup, Seogwipo-si
Jeju-do, South Korea 63644
Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 835 students
950 S. Brehm Lane
Carbondale, IL 62901
Grades: 6-12, PG | 102 students
1051 N Houston
Bullard, TX 75757
Grades: 8-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 645 students
8720 County Road 17
Rockland, Canada K4K1T2
Grades: 8-12 | 100 students
200 N. Carlisle St.
New Bloomfield, PA 17068
Grades: 8-12, PG | 85 students
425 South Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63131
Grades: 6-12 | 815 students
500 Christ School Road
Asheville, NC 28704
Grades: 8-12 | 291 students
Route de Sauverny 74
Geneva, Switzerland 1290
Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 1900 students
P.O. Box 98, 2555 W. Highway 154
Los Olivos, CA 93441
Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 245 students
8150 Oliver Rd.
Erie, PA 16510
Grades: 8-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 295 students
447 W. Meadow Circle
Richfield, UT 84701
Grades: 7-12, PG | 10 students
280 King Street East
Brockville, Canada K6V1E2
Grades: 7-12 | 108 students
300 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 298 students
3042 College St.
Austinburg, OH 44010
Grades: 8-12, PG | 100 students
14 Greenwood Lane
Putney, VT 05346
Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
28 Patey Circle
Rindge, NH 03461
Grades: 3-12 | 21 students
404 Robin Hill Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Grades: 9-12 | 150 students
PO Box 9
Hoosick, NY 12089
Grades: 8-12, PG | 125 students
June 19, 2017
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June 03, 2017
Do you like large schools or small schools? Are you most comfortable in a city, small town or countryside? Are you interested in attending a school that has a religious or military orientation? Would you like to attend a school that is only for boys or girls? These are some questions you must ask yourself before you begin your search for the right U.S. boarding school for you.