Highest Average SAT Scores

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  • Among "Schools with 400+ Students", view the boarding schools with the highest average SAT scores (2018-19).
  • For several key reasons (listed below), these comparisons are intended only as informal reference points for evaluating the SAT taking ability of a school's student body.
  • A school's average SAT score is based on a relatively small sample of students from year to year (typically less than 100 students for a graduating class).
  • Average SAT scores, then, can naturally fluctuate year to year while the quality of the overall program and strength of the student body remains consistent.
  • Schools in the list below are often separated by small statistical differences, which for all intents and purposes, are not meaningful in determining the overall strength of the student body between two schools.
  • As a final note: average SAT scores should never be used by a family as an expectation of what score they can expect their child to receive if they go to a particular institution.
  • The SAT correlates very closely with the SSAT: Students who have high SSAT scores invariably have high SAT scores and vise versa - SAT scores generally reflect the testing ability of the student prior to being admitted at a school.

Highest Average SAT Scores (2018-19)

Among Schools with 400+ Students (out of 63 schools)

Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School Average SAT Score Grades Location
  • 1.-11.
    >1400
    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day)
    2100 Mt. Diablo Scenic Blvd.
    DanvilleCA 94506
    (925)362-7223
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    333 Christian Street
    WallingfordCT 06492
    (203)697-2239
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    7 Boyden Lane
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    (413)774-1400
  • 1.-11.
    Georgetown Preparatory School
    Georgetown Preparatory School Photo - Try out our recording studio
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12
    10900 Rockville Pike
    North BethesdaMD 20852
    (301)214-1215
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    11 Interlaken Road
    LakevilleCT 06039
    (860)435-3102
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    2500 Main Street
    LawrencevilleNJ 08648
    (800)735-2030
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12
    1400 Lowell Road
    ConcordMA 01742
    (978)371-6524
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day)
    170 Centre Street
    MiltonMA 02186
    (617)898-2227
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    6300 SW Nicol Road
    PortlandOR 97223
    (503)768-3115
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    180 Main Street
    AndoverMA 01810
    (978)749-4050
  • 1.-11.
    >1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    20 Main Street
    ExeterNH 03833
    (603)777-3437
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400
    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    PO Box 801 39221 Woodward Ave.
    Bloomfield HillsMI 48303
    (248)645-3610
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 9-12
    7600 Lyons Road
    Coconut CreekFL 33073
    (954)305-6937
  • 12.-20.
    St. Paul's School
    St. Paul's School Photo - SPS 1
    (Episcopal)
    1350-1400

    Grades: 9-12
    325 Pleasant Street
    ConcordNH 03301
    (603)229-4700
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day)
    6500 St. Stephen's Drive
    AustinTX 78746
    (512)327-1213
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 9-12
    423 Fox Chapel Road
    PittsburghPA 15238
    (412)968-3180
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    Suffield Academy
    SuffieldCT 06078
    (860)386-4440
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    110 Woodbury Road
    WatertownCT 06795
    (860)945-7700
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 7-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    1305 Whittington Drive
    HoustonTX 77077
    (847)840-3064
  • 12.-20.
    1350-1400

    Grades: 9-12
    1175 West Baseline Road
    ClaremontCA 91711
    (909)482-5214
  • 21.-30.
    Dana Hall School
    Dana Hall School Photo - At Dana Hall, a dorm is not just a place to sleep -- it's a home away from home, a personal space in a larger community, and the springboard for life skills and confidence that Dana students gain as they develop independence.
    All-Girls 
    1300-1350
    Grades: 9-12
    45 Dana Road
    WellesleyMA 02482
    (781)489-1331
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    860 Beech Street
    PottstownPA 19464
    (610)326-1000
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    Office of Admission
    WindsorCT 06095
    (860)687-6400
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    295 Main Street
    PittsfieldME 04967
    (207)487-2282
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12 | 5-12 (day)
    49 Clinton Avenue
    Dobbs FerryNY 10522
    (914)479-6420
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    300 East Seminary Street
    MercersburgPA 17236
    (717)328-6173
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day)
    1415 Summit Avenue
    SeattleWA 98122
    (206)682-7309
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 7-12
    2001 Riverside Drive
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    (800)462-2338
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12
    2132 Ivy Road
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)296-5106
  • 21.-30.
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    3152 Forest Lake Road
    Pebble BeachCA 93953
    (831)625-8309
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300
    Grades: 9-12
    1 Carmel Parkway
    MundeleinIL 60060
    (312)416-1955
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12
    811 W. Donovan Street
    HoustonTX 77091
    (312)416-1955
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12
    2250 Clays Mill Road
    LexingtonKY 40503
    (312)416-1955
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    500 Old Farms Road
    AvonCT 06001
    (800)464-2866
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    7400 San Jose Blvd.
    JacksonvilleFL 32217
    (904)256-5030
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    975 West Main Street
    Dover FoxcroftME 04426
    (207)564-8664
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 7-12 | 5-12 (day)
    60 Knox Lane
    WheelingWV 26003
    (304)233-1436
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12
    2 School Way
    WatsonvilleCA 95076
    (831)768-6137
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 7-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    17235 Seventh Street
    MontverdeFL 34756
    (407)469-2561
  • 31.-47.
    St. Francis High School
    St. Francis High School Photo - Student room
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12
    4129 Lake Shore Road
    HamburgNY 14075
    (716)627-1200
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day)
    1500 Butterfield Road
    San AnselmoCA 94960
    (415)258-1905
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    16923 Norwood Road
    Sandy SpringMD 20860
    (301)774-7455
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 8-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day)
    423 Main Street
    WilbrahamMA 01095
    (413)596-9107
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 7-12, PG (day)
    19 Payson Avenue
    EasthamptonMA 01027
    (413)529-3241
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    330 N. Glenview Avenue
    Milwaukee WI 53213
    (414)453-4567
  • 31.-47.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day)
    81 Providence Street
    WorcesterMA 01604
    (508)459-5481
  • 31.-47.
    Wyoming Seminary Upper School
    Wyoming Seminary Upper School Photo - The Louis Maslow Stem School at Wyoming Seminary creates real world opportunities to study robotics, engineering and environmental issues.
    (United Methodist)
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    201 North Sprague Ave.
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)270-2160
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250
    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    1051 N Houston
    BullardTX 75757
    (903)894-5000
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250

    Grades: 9-12
    582 Columbus Avenue
    ThornwoodNY 10594
    (914)495-6028
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    4254 Colonial Avenue
    RoanokeVA 24018
    (540)989-6641
  • 48.-55.
    The Pennington School
    (United Methodist)
    1200-1250

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day)
    112 West Delaware Avenue
    PenningtonNJ 08534
    (609)737-6128
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250

    Grades: 7-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    339 Nacoochee Drive
    Rabun GapGA 30568
    (706)746-7720
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    621 N Jefferson St
    RoanokeVA 24016
    (540)982-3532
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250

    Grades: 9-12
    3900 Jog Road
    Boca RatonFL 33434
    (561)210-2020
  • 48.-55.
    1200-1250

    Grades: 7-12 | 5-12 (day)
    201 Campus Drive, PO Box 10
    Tallulah FallsGA 30573
    (706)754-0400
  • 56.-57.
    1150-1200
    Grades: 9-12
    3535 Commerce Rd.
    Orchard LakeMI 48324
    (248)431-1697
  • 56.-57.
    1150-1200

    Grades: 9-12
    6189 Winter Garden-Vineland Rd
    WindermereFL 34786
    (954)305-6937
  • 58.-61.
    1100-1150
    Grades: 9-12
    700 Ashland Avenue
    Chicago HeightsIL 60411
    (312)416-1955
  • 58.-61.
    1100-1150

    Grades: 9-12
    4026 Maher St.
    NapaCA 94558
    (312)416-1955
  • 58.-61.
    1100-1150

    Grades: 9-12
    112 Broad Street
    Red BankNJ 07701
    (312)416-1955
  • 58.-61.
    1100-1150

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    1000 Main Street, PO Box 906
    St. JohnsburyVT 05819
    (802)751-2130
  • 62.-63.
    1050-1100
    Grades: 9-12
    3701 Sinclair Lane
    BaltimoreMD 21213
    (312)416-1955
  • 62.-63.
    The King's Academy
    The King's Academy Photo - Build friendships that can last a lifetime!
    (Christian)
    1050-1100

    Grades: 6-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day)
    202 Smothers Road
    SeymourTN 37865
    (865)573-8321

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