Top New England Boarding Schools

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The Marvelwood School Photo - The math curriculum offers AP and Honors level classes, as well as small-group tutoring
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The Marvelwood School Photo - The math curriculum offers AP and Honors level classes, as well as small-group tutoring
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.
Buxton School Photo - At Buxton, we provide the time, experience, and environment that inspire young people to learn more and go deeper. Our students are doers, both in school and in life. Education at Buxton is not passive; it is a stimulating and constant process of questioning, discovering, synthesizing and sharing.
Gould Academy Photo - Gould Academy offers the only Ski Patrol Program recognized by the National Ski Patrol. Once our students earn their 'jackets,' they are certified to work for the National Ski Patrol at any mountain in the U.S.
Portsmouth Abbey School Photo
Thornton Academy Photo - 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.
Miss Porter's School Photo
Cardigan Mountain School Photo - Digital Arts Media Lab
Hyde School - Bath, ME Photo - Located in the quaint and historic shipbuilding city of Bath, Maine, on the Kennebec River, the 145-acre Hyde-Bath School campus was founded in 1966. Year-round, students and faculty enjoy miles of wooded running, bicycling, and cross-country skiing trails that extend beyond the campus.
St. Paul's School Photo - SPS 1
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.
The Winchendon School Photo - First snowfall of the school year
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.
Eagle Hill School Photo - Traditional New England Boarding School
Deerfield Academy Photo
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!
Westminster School Photo - Gund Reading Room in the Cole Library, a stunning place to study, meet and hold events.
Brewster Academy Photo - Welcome to Wolfeboro! Brewster's lakeside location provides students with a variety of resources on and off campus. Our outdoor facilities include six athletic fields, nine tennis courts, and a boathouse which provides storage and work areas for rowing shells and "420" racing sailboats. The Outdoor Skills Program takes advantage of the White Mountains for ice and rock climbing, and hiking.
Lawrence Academy Photo
Steward Outdoor School Photo - Come visit our beautiful 740 acre campus located in coastal Connecticut.

Top New England Boarding Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Academy of the Holy Family
    Academy of the Holy Family Photo - School retreat in our Chapel
    All-girls  (Catholic)
    54 W. Main Street Box 691
    BalticCT 06330
    (860)822-6279

    Grades: 9-12 | 40 students
  • 500 Old Farms Road
    AvonCT 06001
    (800)464-2866

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 409 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
  • 80 Academy Drive
    WolfeboroNH 03894
    (603)569-7200

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 355 students
  • PO Box 292
    North BridgtonME 04057
    (207)647-3322

    Grades: 11-12, PG | 185 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
  • 101 Aspetuck Avenue
    New MilfordCT 06776
    (860)210-3832

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 320 students
  • 62 Alumni Drive
    CanaanNH 03741
    (603)523-3548

    Grades: 6-9 | 225 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
  • 10 Main Street
    CheshireCT 06410
    (203)439-7250

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 362 students
  • 333 Christian Street
    WallingfordCT 06492
    (203)697-2239

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 850 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 - Experimentation. Exploration. Creativity. Dana Hall's visual artists are sensitive observers of themselves and the world around them.
    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
  • 18 Lehmann Way, PO Box 522
    DublinNH 03444
    (603)563-7075

    Grades: 9-12 | 165 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
  • 230 Bushy Hill Road
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860)408-4200

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 236 students
  • 48 Main Street
    SouthboroughMA 01772
    (508)490-8201

    Grades: 7-9 | K-9 (day) | 475 students
  • 12 Norfolk Road, P.O. Box 80
    LitchfieldCT 06759
    (860)567-1802

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 230 students
  • 975 West Main Street
    Dover FoxcroftME 04426
    (207)564-8664

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 435 students
  • 745 Main Street
    FryeburgME 04037
    (207)935-2013

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 578 students
  • PO Box 860
    BethelME 04217
    (207)824-7777

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 255 students
  • 1 Elm Street
    ByfieldMA 01922
    (978)499-3120

    Grades: 9-12 | 402 students
  • 14 Greenwood Lane
    PutneyVT 05346
    (802)387-4545

    Grades: 6-12 | 60 students
  • Groton School
    (Episcopal)
    282 Farmers Row, Box 991
    GrotonMA 01450
    (978)448-7510

    Grades: 8-12 | 382 students
  • 28 Patey Circle
    RindgeNH 03461
    (603)899-3325

    Grades: 3-12 | 21 students
  • P.O. Box 309
    HebronME 04238
    (207)966-5225

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 256 students
  • Hillside School
    Hillside School Photo
    All-boys 
    404 Robin Hill Street
    MarlboroughMA 01752
    (508)485-3483

    Grades: 5-9 | 150 students
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