Top New Hampshire Boarding Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 14 top college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout New Hampshire, serving 4,374 students.
Holderness School Photo - Our alumni consistently tell us that our student run Job Program was formative for their future success, noting proudly that they were supervisors, event planners, and project managers before they even graduated high school.
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.
Dublin School Photo - Dublin School is surrounded by miles of woods, pristine deep-water lakes, abundant wildlife and Mt. Monadnock, one of the most climbed mountains in the world. This hidden corner of Southern NH is an easy drive to Boston and the NY area.
Phillips Exeter Academy Photo - Every classroom at Exeter has a Harkness table, which seats a teacher and 12 students, placing students at the center of the learning process.
Proctor Academy Photo - Proctor`s campus includes over forty-five buildings, twenty small dormitories, its own privately owned and operated ski hill, state of the art classrooms and art facilities, 3,000 acres of forest and ponds surrounding beautiful natural and synthetic playing fields that are tucked against Ragged Mountain`s south slope.
Hampshire Country School Photo - Island Pond covers 39 acres and is used regularly for canoeing, swimming and fishing.
Tilton School Photo - Beyond the academic requirement in art, all Tilton students have opportunities to gain significant experience in creative and cultural arts.
New Hampton School Photo - Energetic, exceptional faculty who drive a customized learning experience.
Top New Hampshire Boarding Schools (2018-19)
- School Location Grades Students
- 62 Alumni Drive
Canaan, NH 03741
Grades: 6-9 | 225 students
- 18 Lehmann Way, PO Box 522
Dublin, NH 03444
Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
- 28 Patey Circle
Rindge, NH 03461
Grades: 3-12 | 21 students
- 222 Isaac Frye Highway
Wilton, NH 03086
Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 120 students
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