Highest Percentage of Students on Financial Aid (2017-2018)

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  • Among "All-Boys Schools", view the boarding schools with the highest percentage of students on financial aid.
  • Keep in mind that challenging and creative education programs at boarding schools require a substantial amount of resources.
  • Generally, the full cost of educating a student at any boarding school exceeds the cost of tuition by several thousand dollars - schools rely on other revenue sources (e.g., endowments, annual giving, etc.) in addition to tuition revenue to cover their costs.
  • In that sense, all students at boarding schools receive financial aid.
  • When schools offer "financial aid" (in the traditional sense of the phrase) to reduce tuition, those reductions are in addition to the already subsidized cost of full tuition.
  • Keep this in mind when assessing the full value that boarding schools provide for your investment.

Highest Percentage of Students on Financial Aid

Among All-Boys Schools (out of 33 schools)

Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School % Students on Aid Grades Location
  • 1.-6.
    Bridgton Academy
    All-Boys 
    50%-70%
    Grades: 11-12, PG
    PO Box 292
    North BridgtonME 04057
    207-647-3322
  • 1.-6.
    50%-70%

    Grades: 9-12
    3535 Commerce Rd.
    Orchard LakeMI 48324
    2484311697
  • 1.-6.
    50%-70%

    Grades: 9-12
    4129 Lake Shore Road
    HamburgNY 14075
    716-627-1200
  • 1.-6.
    Fork Union Military Academy
    All-Boys  (Baptist)
    50%-70%

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    1-800-462-3862
  • 1.-6.
    50%-70%

    Grades: 7-12
    2001 Riverside Drive
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    1-800-462-2338
Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School % Students on Aid Grades Location
  • 6.
    50%-70%
    Grades: 7-12
    304 S. Beach Blvd.
    Bay St. LouisMS 39520
    228-467-9057
  • 7.-8.
    The Kiski School
    All-Boys 
    45%-50%
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    1888 Brett Lane
    SaltsburgPA 15681
    724-639-8035
  • 7.-8.
    Mount Michael Benedictine School
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    45%-50%

    Grades: 9-12
    22520 Mount Michael Road
    ElkhornNE 68022
    402-238-1457
  • 9.-14.
    Christ School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    40%-45%
    Grades: 8-12
    500 Christ School Road
    AshevilleNC 28704
    8286846232
  • 9.-14.
    McCallie School
    All-Boys 
    40%-45%

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day)
    500 Dodds Avenue
    ChattanoogaTN 37404
    1-800-234-2163
  • 9.-14.
    40%-45%

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    204 Grand Street
    MexicoMO 65265
    573-581-1776
  • 9.-14.
    40%-45%

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    583 Sugartown Road
    MalvernPA 19355
    610-644-1754
  • 9.-14.
    St. Thomas More School
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    40%-45%

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    45 Cottage Road
    OakdaleCT 06370
    860-823-3861
  • 9.-14.
    40%-45%

    Grades: 9-12
    241 Woodberry Station
    Woodberry ForestVA 22989
    888-798-9371
  • 15.-21.
    35%-40%
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    500 Old Farms Road
    AvonCT 06001
    800-464-2866
  • 15.-21.
    Blue Ridge School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    35%-40%

    Grades: 9-12
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    434-985-2811
  • 15.-21.
    35%-40%

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    14 Greenwood Lane
    PutneyVT 05346
    802-387-4545
  • 15.-21.
    St. Catherine's Academy
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    35%-40%

    Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day)
    215 N. Harbor Blvd.
    AnaheimCA 92805
    714-772-1363
  • 15.-21.
    Salisbury School
    All-Boys 
    35%-40%

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    251 Canaan Road
    SalisburyCT 06068
    860-435-5732
  • 15.-21.
    Subiaco Academy
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    35%-40%

    Grades: 7-12
    405 North Subiaco Avenue
    SubiacoAR 72865
    479-934-1034
  • 15.-21.
    Trinity-Pawling School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    35%-40%

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 7-12, PG (day)
    700 Route 22
    PawlingNY 12564
    845-855-4825
  • 22.-27.
    30%-35%
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    800-948-6291
  • 22.-27.
    30%-35%

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    200 N. Carlisle St.
    New BloomfieldPA 17068
    717-582-2121
  • 22.-27.
    30%-35%

    Grades: 6-12
    425 South Lindbergh Blvd.
    St. LouisMO 63131
    314-692-6640
  • 22.-27.
    30%-35%

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    3042 College St.
    AustinburgOH 44010
    4402752811
  • 22.-27.
    Hargrave Military Academy
    All-Boys  (Baptist)
    30%-35%

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    800-432-2480
  • 22.-27.
    Hillside School
    All-Boys 
    30%-35%

    Grades: 5-9
    404 Robin Hill Street
    MarlboroughMA 01752
    508-485-3483
  • 28.-32.
    20%-30%
    Grades: 7-12
    2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
    CarlsbadCA 92008
    888-762-2338
  • 28.-32.
    20%-30%

    Grades: 6-9
    62 Alumni Drive
    CanaanNH 03741
    603-523-3548
  • 28.-32.
    20%-30%

    Grades: 6-9
    271 Pine Nook Road, P.O. Box 7
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    413-774-9111
  • 28.-32.
    Georgetown Preparatory School
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    20%-30%

    Grades: 9-12
    10900 Rockville Pike
    North BethesdaMD 20852
    301-214-1215
  • 28.-32.
    South Kent School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    20%-30%

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    40 Bulls Bridge Road
    South KentCT 06785
    860-927-3539
  • 33.
    <20%
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    320 Iwo Jima Blvd
    HarlingenTX 78550

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