Top Massachusetts Boarding Schools

previous
Worcester Academy Photo - Worcester Academy is a place where life takes an interesting turn. It's called the real world, where success doesn't always come easy, but it's worth the extra effort.
next
Worcester Academy Photo - Worcester Academy is a place where life takes an interesting turn. It's called the real world, where success doesn't always come easy, but it's worth the extra effort.
Middlesex School Photo - Plaque Carving
Landmark School Photo - Celebration!
Hillside School Photo
Dana Hall School Photo - Teams sports are not the only avenue for Dana students to gain the essential health benefits of fitness and athletics.
Berkshire School Photo - Founded in 1907, Berkshire is a co-ed boarding and day school for grades 9-12 & PG. Advanced Math/ScienceResearch, Advanced Humanities Research, Sabin Entrepreneurial Prize, a range of arts offerings, and championship athletics on a stunning 400-acre campus in the Berkshires.
Cushing Academy Photo - Main Building
The Williston Northampton School Photo - 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.
St. Mark's School
Milton Academy Photo - The typical class size at Milton is 14 students. Classes meet around the Harkness table, where students and faculty share dialogue, inquiry and reflection.
The Governor's Academy (formerly Governor Dummer Academy) Photo
Fay School Photo - Fay's drama productions regularly fill our theater, with audience members from the school community and beyond. Recent productions have included Guys and Dolls, Beauty and the Beast, Aladdin, and Annie.
Stoneleigh-Burnham School Photo - Stoneleigh-Burnham offers one of the premier equestrian centers among secondary schools in the U.S. Our equestrian center is located on campus and that means girls can walk from their classes and dorm rooms directly to the barn. Every rider, from the complete novice to the advanced jumper, receives personalized instruction from experienced coaches that reflects her interests, goals, and abilities.
The Winchendon School Photo - First snowfall of the school year
Deerfield Academy Photo
Northfield Mount Hermon Photo - NMH is a coed boarding school serving 650 students in grades 9-12. We also offer a postgraduate year. Our wooded campus borders the Connecticut River in western Massachusetts, and in this beautiful setting, we challenge young people to think hard, work hard, discover new talents, and hone the ones they already possess.
Eagle Hill School Photo - Traditional New England Boarding School
CATS Academy Boston Photo
Brooks School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 251 acre campus located on the shores of Lake Cochichewick.
Walnut Hill School for the Arts Photo

Top Massachusetts Boarding Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 84 Alford Road
    Great BarringtonMA 01230
    (800)235-7186

    Grades: 9-10 | 51 students
  • 94 Old Main Street, PO Box 8
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-4209

    Grades: 3-9 | K-9 (day) | 225 students
  • 245 North Undermountain Road
    SheffieldMA 01257
    (413)229-1003

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 408 students
  • Brooks School
    Brooks School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 251 acre campus located on the shores of Lake Cochichewick.
    (Episcopal)
    1160 Great Pond Road
    North AndoverMA 01845
    (978)725-6272

    Grades: 9-12 | 380 students
  • 291 South Street
    WilliamstownMA 01267
    (413)458-3919

    Grades: 9-12 | 90 students
  • 45 Georgian Road
    WestonMA 02493
    (781)642-8650

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 325 students
  • 2001 Washington Street
    BraintreeMA 02184
    (857)400-9700

    Grades: 9-12 | 400 students
  • 785 Beaver Street
    WalthamMA 02452
    (781)314-0806

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 180 students
  • 166 Main Street
    ConcordMA 01742
    (978)402-2250

    Grades: 9-12 | 395 students
  • 39 School Street, P.O. Box 8000
    AshburnhamMA 01430
    (978)827-7300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 400 students
  • Dana Hall School
    Dana Hall School Photo - Step Sing - one of the many special traditions at Dana Hall. They're a little hard to explain, but traditions play an important role in life at Dana Hall School, serving not only as symbols of the past, but also staples in the present. These special activities also provide amazing opportunities for teamwork and organization.
    All-girls 
    45 Dana Road
    WellesleyMA 02482
    (781)489-1331

    Grades: 9-12 | 468 students
  • 7 Boyden Lane
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 648 students
  • P.O. Box 116 , 242 Old Petersham Road
    HardwickMA 01037
    (413)477-6000

    Grades: 8-12 | 220 students
  • 271 Pine Nook Road, P.O. Box 7
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-9111

    Grades: 6-9 | 256 students
  • 48 Main Street
    SouthboroughMA 01772
    (508)490-8201

    Grades: 7-9 | K-9 (day) | 475 students
  • 1 Elm Street
    ByfieldMA 01922
    (978)499-3120

    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
  • Groton School
    (Episcopal)
    282 Farmers Row, Box 991
    GrotonMA 01450
    (978)448-7510

    Grades: 8-12 | 382 students
  • Hillside School
    Hillside School Photo
    All-boys 
    404 Robin Hill Street
    MarlboroughMA 01752
    (508)485-3483

    Grades: 5-9 | 150 students
  • P.O. Box 227
    Prides CrossingMA 01965
    (978)236-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2-12 (day) | 476 students
  • 44 Main Street, PO Box 992
    GrotonMA 01450
    (978)448-1530

    Grades: 9-12 | 394 students
  • 66 School Street
    GranbyMA 01033
    (413)255-0000

    Grades: 6-12 | 275 students
  • 1400 Lowell Road
    ConcordMA 01742
    (978)371-6524

    Grades: 9-12 | 405 students
  • 170 Centre Street
    MiltonMA 02186
    (617)898-2227

    Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day) | 700 students
  • 492 Holmes Road, PO Box 1166
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413)499-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 219 students
  • One Lamplighter Way
    Mount HermonMA 01354
    (413)498-3227

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 655 students
  • 180 Main Street
    AndoverMA 01810
    (978)749-4050

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 1142 students
  • St. Mark's School
    St. Mark's School Photo - St. Mark's School
    (Episcopal)
    25 Marlboro Road
    SouthboroughMA 01772
    (508)786-6118

    Grades: 9-12 | 360 students
  • 1 Ames Hill Drive
    SpringfieldMA 01105
    (413)285-8976

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 63 students
  • 574 Bernardston Road
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)774-2711

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 135 students
  • 66 Spring Street
    MarionMA 02738
    (508)291-8300

    Grades: 9-12 | 525 students
  • 12 Highland Street
    NatickMA 01760
    (508)650-5020

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 295 students
  • 423 Main Street
    WilbrahamMA 01095
    (413)596-9107

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 425 students
  • 19 Payson Avenue
    EasthamptonMA 01027
    (413)529-3241

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

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 250 students
  • 81 Providence Street
    WorcesterMA 01604
    (508)459-5481

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 605 students
Recent Articles
Why Do a Gap or Post-Graduate (PG) Year?
Learn why more and more students are choosing to do a gap or post graduate (PG) year at boarding school.
Summer Explorations 2019
The typical three-month-long summer break gives juniors and seniors a great opportunity to explore a variety of situations and options.
What Alums Have To Say About Their Schools
Learning about a school from its website and social media pages is useful as you decide which school to choose. So is hearing what the school's alumni say about their alma mater.
Featured Schools
Featured Schools