Top Massachusetts Boarding Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 35 top college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout Massachusetts, serving 13,265 students.
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.
Concord Academy Photo - Elizabeth B. Hall Chapel is a frequent gathering place for the CA community, particularly for Senior Chapel Talks that begin three or four of our mornings every week.
Dana Hall School Photo - Teams sports are not the only avenue for Dana students to gain the essential health benefits of fitness and athletics.
Miss Hall's School Photo - The Athletic Department at Miss Hall's instills in student-athletes the values of fitness, teamwork, and competition while inspiring each girl to master physical skills, envision her potential, strive to attain goals, build confidence, and experience the power of community pride.
The Cambridge School of Weston Photo - All of our amazing weekend activities are included in tuition. So it's easy to sign up with your friends to see Blue Man Group or the Red Sox or any one of a million fun adventures in the greater Boston area!
Phillips Academy Andover Photo - The quintessential New England campus is 21 miles to Boston by car or train, and a 10 minute walk to downtown Andover.
Eaglebrook School Photo - Eaglebrook School teaches middle school boys the skills they will need for the rest of their lives. Learn more about our Core Skills at https://www.eaglebrook.org/coreskills.
Brooks School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 251 acre campus located on the shores of Lake Cochichewick.
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.
Top Massachusetts Boarding Schools (2018-19)
- School Location Grades Students
- 84 Alford Road
Great Barrington, MA 01230
Grades: 9-10 | 51 students
- 94 Old Main Street, PO Box 8
Deerfield, MA 01342
Grades: 3-9 | K-9 (day) | 220 students
- 48 Main Street
Southborough, MA 01772
Grades: 7-9 | K-9 (day) | 475 students
- 1 Elm Street
Byfield, MA 01922
Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
- 404 Robin Hill Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Grades: 5-9 | 150 students
- P.O. Box 227
Prides Crossing, MA 01965
Grades: 9-12 | 2-12 (day) | 476 students
- 66 School Street
Granby, MA 01033
Grades: 6-12 | 275 students
- 1 Ames Hill Drive
Springfield, MA 01105
Grades: 6-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 77 students
- 81 Providence Street
Worcester, MA 01604
Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 605 students
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