Top North Carolina Boarding Schools
- For the 2018-19 school year, there are 6 top college-prep and junior boarding schools located throughout North Carolina, serving 1,166 students.
Asheville School Photo - Boyd Chapel. Our Core Values are perseverance, integrity, respect, and compassion.
Saint Mary's School Photo - Saint Mary's School, established in 1842, is an independent, Episcopal, college-preparatory boarding and day school for girls in grades 9-12 in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is the fourth oldest girls' boarding/day school in the United States.
Top North Carolina Boarding Schools (2018-19)
- School Location Grades Students
- PO Box 388
Balsam, NC 28707
Grades: 7-12 | 32 students
- 500 Christ School Road
Asheville, NC 28704
Grades: 8-12 | 291 students
- 900 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
Grades: 9-12 | 276 students
- 84 Blue Ridge Circle
Black Mountain, NC 28711
Grades: 9-12 | 120 students
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