Rock Climbing At Boarding Schools
- There are 19 boarding schools offering rock climbing as an extracurricular activity.
Vermont Academy students are curious and adventurous. They are innovators and tinkerers. They feel free to take risks and try new things.
Rothesay Netherwood School has a 200 acre scenic campus, located on the beautiful Kennebecasis River
World class rock climbing and hundreds of hiking, mountain biking and horseback riding trails near our campus keep our afternoon activities program varied and exciting.
Oak Creek Ranch School is located on seventeen wooded acres fronting Oak Creek near the beautiful red rocks of Sedona, Arizona. Outdoor activities are enjoyed year-round. Here a couple of our boarding school students are enjoying a canoe ride during one of our many beautiful days here at Oak Creek!
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.
High Mowing School is a Waldorf high school for boarding and day students, where talented and experienced teachers draw on the wisdom of Waldorf education, and nurture the interests of today?'s young people. We utilize an approach to learning that is based on an understanding of the developing human being and the changing world around us.
OVS students enjoy time hanging out with friends on the 195-acre high school campus, located in a stunning canyon overlooking the Ojai Valley. Throughout the year, student life is punctuated with fun events to balance the academic schedule. These include camping trips, prom and other socials, themed dress days, community service projects, and countless weekend excursions.
Teamwork, dedication, and sacrifice are key components of our athletic programs. Participation in athletics promotes good health but also teaches invaluable life lessons. Through athletics, students learn to develop confidence, self-discipline and leadership skills while learning the value of collaboration. Athletics allow students the opportunity to work together in accomplishing defined goals.
Lake Tahoe is a premier world-renown resort destination year-round. The blue skies, clear water, dense forests, and deep snow make it a haven for for everyone - from outdoor enthusiasts to authors and explorers.
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.
Every boarding student in the past three years have been accepted to attend a college or university.
Rock Climbing Boarding Schools
- School Location Grades Students
- 8150 Oliver Rd.
Erie, PA 16510
Grades: 8-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 295 students
- 222 Isaac Frye Highway
Wilton, NH 03086
Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 120 students
- 404 Robin Hill Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Grades: 5-9 | 150 students
- Chemin de la Source
Leysin, Switzerland 1854
Grades: 7-12, PG | 340 students
- 476 Skiff Mountain Road
Kent, CT 06757
Grades: 9-12, PG | 165 students
- 4382 Cascade Road
Lake Placid, NY 12946
Grades: 4-9 | 65 students
- P.O. Box 4329
West Sedona, AZ 86340
Grades: 7-12, PG | 75 students
- 40 College Hill Road
Rothesay, New Brunswick E2E 5H1, Canada 00000
Grades: 6-12 | 275 students
- 4175 West 29th Avenue
Vancouver, BC, Canada 00001
Grades: 8-12 | 1-12 (day) | 1150 students
- 235 Squaw Valley Road | P.O. Box 2667
Olympic Valley, CA 96146
Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
- 10 Long Walk
Saxtons River, VT 05154
Grades: 9-12, PG | 230 students
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