Best Riding Boarding Schools (2021-22)

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 28 boarding schools offering Riding as an interscholastic sport, serving 8,841 students.
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Fountain Valley School of Colorado Photo - Experience Global Immersion in the American West. Our incredible 1100 acre campus sits at the foot of Colorado's Rocky Mountains on a veritable nature preserve amidst the bustling city of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
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Fountain Valley School of Colorado Photo - Experience Global Immersion in the American West. Our incredible 1100 acre campus sits at the foot of Colorado's Rocky Mountains on a veritable nature preserve amidst the bustling city of Colorado Springs, Colorado.
The Knox School Photo - The Knox School is the oldest and most established private school in Long Island, New York. Today, Knox is a co-educational boarding and day school for grades 6-12 where the total well-being of every student is our top priority.
Montverde Academy Photo - Montverde Academy offers considerable advantages to parents and students seeking the highest quality education for entrance into the world's elite colleges and universities. Montverde Academy is an international, coeducational, independent college preparatory school for grades PK3-12, with our boarding program serving grades 7-12, and post-graduate studies located conveniently in beautiful central Florida. Come and see the Montverde difference today!
Missouri Military Academy Photo - Established in 1889, Missouri Military Academy has transformed young men into leaders who are well-educated, prepared gentlemen of character. Our long history and distinct traditions inspire a sense of pride and duty among the young men who seek to fulfill their potential at MMA.
Bishop's College School Photo - Our mission is simple: to create a caring community of learning and development where cultures connect and individuals matter. Our commitment to excellence in academics, wellness, athletics, creativity, and service contribute to a lifetime of engagement and global competence
Marvelwood School Photo - Community Service Wednesday is an important part of the weekly schedule and the mission of the School.
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Photo - With 180 students, relationships are at the core of the Colorado Rocky Mountain School 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.
Grier School Photo
Branksome Hall Asia Photo - After school activities are provided through our co-curricular (C.A.S.E.) and academy programs. We offer Badminton, Volleyball, Tennis, Basketball, Soccer, Golf, Swimming, Cross Country, Track and Field, and Equestrian.
Northwood School Photo
Wasatch Academy Photo - Wasatch Academy is located in Mount Pleasant, Utah, a quiet, mountain-valley town boasting a reputation for clean air, stary night skies, and safety. The campus is a 90-minute scenic drive from Salt Lake City International airport.
Stoneleigh-Burnham School Photo - Stoneleigh-Burnham offers one of the premier equestrian centers among secondary schools in the UnitedStates. Our equestrian center is located on campus and every rider, from the complete novice to the advanced jumper, receives personalized instruction from experienced coaches that reflects her interests, goals, and abilities.
The Orme School Photo - Three-hundred naturally-beautiful acres in the naturally socially distanced high Sonoran desert of the Southwest. The historic Orme School is an inspiring college preparatory education and life experience.
Pomfret School Photo
The Madeira School Photo - Madeira's 376-acre campus in McLean, Virginia, overlooks the Potomac River from a perch just 12 miles northwest of Washington, D.C.
Tallulah Falls School Photo - So much of a student's success in school can be related to their peers. Our students come from all walks of life with the common goal of reaching their highest potential personally and academically. As a community, they encourage each other to greater success.
Camden Military Academy Photo - A Proud Family!
The Ethel Walker School Photo - Beaver Brook Building - This building houses many of our academic classes as well as administrative offices, meeting spaces, art rooms, and our computer lab.
Chatham Hall Photo - Chatham Hall's variety of dynamic and unique programming includes the prestigious Leader and Writer in Residence programs, which bring world leaders to campus to meet with students. Past guests include Venus Williams, Jane Goodall, Gloria Steinem, and Elizabeth Acevedo.
Culver Academies Photo - Culver's athletic facilities include: golf course (nine holes), polo arena, rowing center, two ice hockey rinks, indoor pool with diving tank, 20 indoor and outdoor tennis courts, fitness center and free weight room, five indoor basketball courts, fencing facility, softball and baseball field, lighted football, soccer and lacrosse fields, and indoor/outdoor track and field facilities.

Top Riding Boarding Schools (2021-22)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 54-230 Kamehameha Hwy
    HauulaHI 96717
    (808) 670-1909

    Grades: 5-12, PG | K-12, PG (day) | 90 students
  • 80 chemin Moulton Hill
    Sherbrooke, QuebecCanada J1M 1Z8
    (819) 566-0238

    Grades: 7-12 | 285 students
  • 234 Global edu-ro, Daejeong-eup, Seogwipo-si
    Jeju-doSouth Korea 63644
    82649025000

    Grades: 5-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 920 students
  • 520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    (800) 948-6291

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 300 students
  • Chatham Hall
    Chatham Hall Photo - Chatham Hall's campus was built to promote community and collaboration.
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    (434) 432-5516

    Grades: 9-12 | 150 students
  • 500 Holden Way
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970) 963-2562

    Grades: 9-12 | 180 students
  • 1300 Academy Road
    CulverIN 46511
    (574) 842-7100

    Grades: 9-12 | 832 students
  • 230 Bushy Hill Road
    SimsburyCT 06070
    (860) 408-4200

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 236 students
  • 6155 Fountain Valley School Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80911
    (719) 391-5251

    Grades: 9-12 | 240 students
  • Foxcroft School
    Foxcroft School Photo - Schoolhouse
    All-girls 
    22407 Foxhound Lane
    MiddleburgVA 20117
    (540) 687-4340

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 175 students
  • 300 Garrison Forest Road
    Owings MillsMD 21117
    (410) 559-3111

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 548 students
  • Grier School
    Grier School Photo
    All-girls 
    2522 Grier School Road
    TyronePA 16686
    (814) 684-3000

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 275 students
  • PO Box 257, 1614 Main St., Rte. 17
    Kents HillME 04349
    (207) 685-1606

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 200 students
  • 541 Long Beach Road
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631) 686-1600

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 127 students
  • Chemin de la Source 3
    LeysinSwitzerland 1854
    0041244934888

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 300 students
  • The Madeira School
    The Madeira School Photo - Capitol Hill internships in the offices of senators and representatives are a hallmark of the junior year at Madeira
    All-girls 
    8328 Georgetown Pike
    McLeanVA 22102-1200
    (703) 556-8273

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 324 students
  • 476 Skiff Mountain Road
    KentCT 06757
    (860) 927-0047

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 120 students
  • Miss Hall's School
    Miss Hall's School Photo - A talented, supportive community of learners awaits you at MHS. Our faculty are dedicated mentors who are passionate about their subjects and creative in their teaching, unafraid to ditch the textbook in favor of collaborative, project-based learning.
    All-girls 
    492 Holmes Road
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    (413) 499-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 176 students
  • 204 Grand Street
    MexicoMO 65265
    (573) 581-1776

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 220 students
  • 17235 Seventh Street
    MontverdeFL 34756
    (407) 469-2561

    Grades: 7-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 1250 students
  • 92 Northwood Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946
    (518) 523-3382

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 189 students
  • Oldfields School
    Oldfields School Photo - Oldfields School`s Mission is to embrace each student`s authentic self, educate through collaboration, empower the individual voice, and inspire confidence and continual growth, leading to a life of purpose.
    All-girls 
    1500 Glencoe Road
    Sparks GlencoeMD 21152
    (443) 662-1050

    Grades: 8-12 | 100 students
  • 1000 Orme School Road, H.C. 63, Box 3040
    MayerAZ 86333
    (928) 632-7601

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 144 students
  • PO Box 128, 398 Pomfret Street
    PomfretCT 06258
    (860) 963-6120

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 367 students
  • St. Timothy's School
    St. Timothy's School Photo - Completed in 2012, Dixon Hall is our state-of-the-art academic building. The technology-rich facility features the Taft Lecture Hall, the Coleman World Languages and Cultures Center, and a Center for Learning and Teaching.
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    8400 Greenspring Avenue
    StevensonMD 21153
    (410) 486-7401

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 185 students
  • 574 Bernardston Road
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413) 774-2711

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 150 students
  • 201 Campus Drive, PO Box 10
    Tallulah FallsGA 30573
    (706) 754-0400

    Grades: 7-12 | 5-12 (day) | 555 students
  • 120 South 100 West
    Mt. PleasantUT 84647
    (435) 462-1400

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 203 students
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