Top Mountaineering Boarding Schools

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Fountain Valley School of Colorado Photo - Fountain Valley School from the sky. Drone photo taken by Max Seigal FVS '06.
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Fountain Valley School of Colorado Photo - Fountain Valley School from the sky. Drone photo taken by Max Seigal FVS '06.
Hoosac School Photo - Hoosac has a beautiful 350 acre campus in upstate New York. Just 3 hours by car or Amtrak from Manhattan or a short ride to Albany, NY for excellent shopping and a variety of cultural events.
North Country School Photo - North Country School's 200-acre campus is located in the Adirondack Mountains near Lake Placid, New York, a popular resort town and the site of two Winter Olympic Games. Many of our buildings use solar energy and biomass heating to help reduce the school's carbon footprint and to teach and model responsible and sustainable living practices.
Asheville School Photo - Boyd Chapel. Our Core Values are perseverance, integrity, respect, and compassion.
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.
The Greenwood School Photo - "Makers of Vermont" is a signature program at The Greenwood School in VT, where students learn to craft metal objects and tools in our blacksmith's forge.
Steward Outdoor School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 740 acre campus located in coastal Connecticut.
Christ School Photo
Bodwell High School Photo - Bodwell students can learn a musical instrument in band or discover a passion in the visual arts.
Mercersburg Academy Photo - Mercersburg Academy's campus as seen from atop the Irvine Memorial Chapel
The Marvelwood School Photo - The math curriculum offers AP and Honors level classes, as well as small-group tutoring
Leysin American School in Switzerland (LAS) Photo - Belle Epoque Campus
Sun Valley Community School Photo - Our location allows students to enjoy a wide range of mountain activities that span four seasons. Students participate in alpine, cross-country, and backcountry skiing, hiking, whitewater kayaking, mountain biking, fly-fishing, figure skating, hockey, and more.
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.
Northwood School Photo - Northwood School is set on an 88 acre campus, walking distance from the village of Lake Placid, NY and based in the 6 million acre Adirondack Park.
The Storm King School Photo - The Storm King School embraces truth, respect, and responsibility.
Indian Mountain School
Ecole d'Humanité Photo
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Photo - With 165 students, relationships are at the core of the CRMS experience. This close-knit community resides on a 320-acre historic ranch, at the confluence of two rivers and base of Mount Sopris, providing not only an outdoor learning laboratory but a launch point for boundless outdoor adventure.

Top Mountaineering Boarding Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 360 Asheville School Rd.
    AshevilleNC 28806
    828-254-6345

    Grades: 9-12 | 294 students
  • 245 North Undermountain Road
    SheffieldMA 01257
    413-229-1003

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 408 students
  • 955 Harbourside Drive
    North Vancouver, BCCanada V7P 3S4
    1-604-998-1000

    Grades: 8-12 | 650 students
  • Christ School
    Christ School Photo
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    500 Christ School Road
    AshevilleNC 28704
    8286846232

    Grades: 8-12 | 291 students
  • 500 Holden Way
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    970-963-2562

    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
  • 271 Pine Nook Road, P.O. Box 7
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    413-774-9111

    Grades: 6-9 | 247 students
  • Dorfstrasse
    6085 Hasliberg GoldernSwitzerland 6085
    1-401-996-8682

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 120 students
  • 6155 Fountain Valley School Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80911
    719-391-5251

    Grades: 9-12 | 230 students
  • 14 Greenwood Lane
    PutneyVT 05346
    802-387-4545

    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
  • Hoosac School
    Hoosac School Photo - Hoosac Hockey won the New England Championship in 2007. Our team has great history at Hoosac and we play several tournaments each year, like this one at RPI.
    (Episcopal)
    PO Box 9
    HoosickNY 12089
    518-686-7331

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 163 students
  • 211 Indian Mountain Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    435-480-0871

    Grades: 6-9 | Pre-K-9 (day) | 239 students
  • Chemin de la Source
    LeysinSwitzerland 1854
    0041244934888

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 340 students
  • 476 Skiff Mountain Road
    KentCT 06757
    860-927-0047

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 140 students
  • 300 East Seminary Street
    MercersburgPA 17236
    717-328-6173

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 440 students
  • 4382 Cascade Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946
    518-523-9329

    Grades: 4-9 | 65 students
  • 92 Northwood Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946
    518-523-3382

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 175 students
  • 253 Bushy Hill Road
    IvorytonCT 06442
    860-767-0848

    Grades: 6-9 | 14 students
  • 314 Mountain Road
    Cornwall on HudsonNY 12520
    845-458-7542

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 180 students
  • 1 Community School Drive
    Sun ValleyID 83353
    208-622-3955

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 390 students
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