Top Southern Boarding Schools

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Miller School of Albemarle Photo - Miller School of Albemarle, a coeducational day and boarding college preparatory school for students in grades 8-12 and post-graduate, opened its doors in 1878 with 33 students. Girls first enrolled in 1884, making it one of the nation`s oldest coeducational boarding schools. The school is situated 12 miles west of Charlottesville on a gently rolling campus of 1600 pristine acres.
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.
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.
Florida Prep Photo - Florida Prep accepts boarding & day students in grades 6-12.The school teaches an innovative 21st Century Skills and Values program and offers students, 15 and over, the opportunity to train for a Private Pilots License through its Flight School.
Foxcroft School Photo - Foxcroft School House
North Broward Preparatory School Photo - Within the picturesque grounds of North Broward's campus, students from Florida and around the world are warmly welcomed by talented and caring faculty and staff into a warm and nurturing environment.
Baylor School Photo - Baylor School is situated on 690-acres along the Tennessee River.
St. Margaret's School Photo - BELIEVE IN SOMETHING GREATER. * What kind of person will you be? Honest? Trustworthy? Responsible? * Our honor code inspires a culture of honesty and promotes trust in one another. * We have confidence that you will do the right thing, even when no one is watching. * We believe in you.
Riverside Military Academy Photo - Riverside Military Academy cadet officers stand at attention during a parade on Maginnis Field.
Fishburne Military School Photo
Woodberry Forest School Photo
Randolph-Macon Academy Photo - Randolph-Macon Academy's Flight Program includes a drone class called Unmanned Flight Operations. Students finish with the knowledge base for the FAA exam so they can obtain their commercial drone license if they so desire. This class is just one of the innovative offerings at R-MA.
The King's Academy Photo - With 47 Advanced Placement (AP), Honors, and Dual Enrollment courses available, TKA's academic program serves to challenge even the most gifted students. Specified tracks include: Aviation, Business, Law, Engineering, and a nationally recognized Conservatory of the Arts program.
Windermere Preparatory School Photo - Windermere Preparatory School, a Nord Anglia Education inspires our students to become critical- thinkers with a global perspective both inside and outside of the classroom.
Amerigo Lexington, Lexington Catholic High School Photo - Designated as a Blue Ribbon School of Excellence for academic achievement, Amerigo Lexington offers students exciting opportunities through the Exemplar Scholar program, the Air+Space Academy, the elite Fine Arts department and more.
The Webb School Photo
The Linsly School Photo - The Linsly School promotes academic excellence, inspires lifelong learning, develops future leaders, and emphasizes character development.
St. Andrew's-Sewanee School Photo - One of the South's Most Beautiful High Schools, as chosen by Southern Living magazine, the school's 550-acre campus, including forests, bluffs and two lakes, offers abundant opportunities for outdoor recreation. A school farm, on-going wetlands study, and LEED Gold science building are just a few of the ways our campus also serves as learning lab.
Blue Ridge School Photo - Our lake offers students a chance to relax, fish, canoe - in the center of campus.

Top Southern Boarding Schools (2020)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • PO Box 388
    BalsamNC 28707
    (828)456-3435

    Grades: 7-12 | 32 students
  • 501 Park Street North
    St. PetersburgFL 33710
    (727)384-5500

    Grades: 8-12 | 320 students
  • 4001 N. Military Trail
    Boca RatonFL 33431
    (312)416-1955

    Grades: 9-12 | 425 students
  • 2250 Clays Mill Road
    LexingtonKY 40503
    (312)416-1955

    Grades: 9-12 | 845 students
  • 360 Asheville School Rd.
    AshevilleNC 28806
    (828)254-6345

    Grades: 9-12 | 294 students
  • 171 Baylor School Road
    ChattanoogaTN 37405
    (423)267-5902

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 1083 students
  • Blue Ridge School
    Blue Ridge School Photo - Our lake offers students a chance to relax, fish, canoe - in the center of campus.
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    (434)985-2811

    Grades: 9-12 | 185 students
  • 7400 San Jose Blvd.
    JacksonvilleFL 32217
    (904)256-5030

    Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 1700 students
  • 1701 Brandon Hall Drive
    AtlantaGA 30350
    (770)394-8177

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 150 students
  • 520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    (800)948-6291

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 300 students
  • Chatham Hall
    Chatham Hall Photo - Whether you ve been riding your whole life or have always wanted to you can find a place in our program. The Chatham Hall campus is home to more than 30 horses, three teaching arenas, a permanent Hunter Trials course, and plenty of trails. We teach hunt seat the Modern Forward Riding System with an emphasis on horse and rider
    All-girls  (Episcopal)
    800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    (434)432-5516

    Grades: 9-12 | 160 students
  • Christ School
    Christ School Photo
    All-boys  (Episcopal)
    500 Christ School Road
    AshevilleNC 28704
    (828)684-6232

    Grades: 8-12 | 291 students
  • 49 Seahorse Lane
    ChristchurchVA 23031
    (804)758-2306

    Grades: 9-12 | 215 students
  • 6544 Murray Lane
    BrentwoodTN 37027
    (615)507-3173

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • 1014 Cave Spring Road, SW
    RomeGA 30161
    (706)235-6051

    Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 720 students
  • 1200 N. Quaker Lane
    AlexandriaVA 22302
    (877)933-4347

    Grades: 9-12 | 440 students
  • 225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (540)946-7706

    Grades: 7-12 | 150 students
  • 1950 S. Academy Dr
    MelbourneFL 32901
    (321)723-3211

    Grades: 5-12 | 100 students
  • Fork Union Military Academy
    Fork Union Military Academy Photo - The cadets in parade formation. The first full dress parade of the year begins usually at the end of April and is on Sunday.
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    (800)462-3862

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 330 students
  • Foxcroft School
    Foxcroft School Photo - Foxcroft School House
    All-girls 
    22407 Foxhound Lane
    MiddleburgVA 20117
    (540)687-4340

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 178 students
  • The G2 Academy
    The G2 Academy Photo - The G2 Academy - Girls only, junior golf boarding program - Own your future
    All-girls 
    132 Good Hope Road
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)400-3015

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 12 students
  • Hargrave Military Academy
    Hargrave Military Academy Photo - Respect! Integrity! Success! Earn it at Hargrave!
    All-boys  (Baptist)
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    (800)432-2480

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 141 students
  • 5500 34th Street West
    BradentonFL 34210
    (800)872-6425

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 1300 students
  • The King's Academy
    The King's Academy Photo - The King's Academy 67-acre campus is beautiful and peaceful. Yet, it is convenient to McGhee-Tyson Airport, universities, research hospitals, shopping, outdoor recreation, and various cultural and educational opportunities.
    (Christian)
    202 Smothers Road
    SeymourTN 37865
    (865)573-8321

    Grades: 6-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 425 students
  • 8401 Belvedere Rd
    West Palm BeachFL 33411
    (561)657-3470

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 1550 students
  • 60 Knox Lane
    WheelingWV 26003
    (304)233-1436

    Grades: 7-12 | 5-12 (day) | 437 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
  • 614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664
    (540)459-2167

    Grades: 5-12, PG | 122 students
  • McCallie School
    McCallie School Photo - Current students and alumni will tell you that a single-sex academic environment makes classes at McCallie more dynamic, honest, and productive.
    All-boys 
    500 Dodds Avenue
    ChattanoogaTN 37404
    (800)234-2163

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day) | 938 students
  • 1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)823-4805

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 185 students
  • 17235 Seventh Street
    MontverdeFL 34756
    (407)469-2561

    Grades: 7-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 1300 students
  • 7600 Lyons Road
    Coconut CreekFL 33073
    (954)305-6937

    Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 1620 students
  • 4254 Colonial Avenue
    RoanokeVA 24018
    (540)989-6641

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 500 students
  • 2635 Oak Hill Road
    Mouth of WilsonVA 24363
    (276)579-2619

    Grades: 8-12 | 140 students
  • 128 Oakland Farm Way
    TroyVA 22974
    (434)293-9059

    Grades: 1-8 | 30 students
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