Most AP/Advanced Courses Offered

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  • Among "Schools with < 200 Students", view the boarding schools with the most AP/advanced courses offered (2018-19).
  • For several reasons (listed below), these comparisons are intended only as informal reference points for evaluating the amount of advanced courses available at each school.
  • Schools may prefer to offer their own high level classes in place of the AP curriculum (i.e., schools may find that some subjects are better taught with their own curriculum).
  • Read more about why some prep schools choose not to offer AP classes.
  • These advanced courses are counted the same as an AP designated course.
  • Availability of AP or advanced courses may change depending on student interest in given year - alternatively, many schools allow students to prepare for an AP without offering the course through self-designed independent study.
  • As a result, small statistical differences between schools are generally not meaningful in determining whether a school offers more opportunities for advanced study.

Most AP/Advanced Courses Offered (2018-19)

Among Schools with < 200 Students (out of 64 schools)

Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School # AP Courses Grades Location
  • 1.-4.
    >25
    Grades: 9-12
    5430 Torrance Blvd
    TorranceCA 90503
  • 1.-4.
    >25

    Grades: 9-12
    615 East Marquette Woods Road
    St. JosephMI 49085
    (269)429-7861
  • 1.-4.
    >25

    Grades: 9-12
    1500 Port Arthur Road
    LadysmithWI 54848
    (715)532-0201
  • 1.-4.
    >25

    Grades: 9-12
    3511 Verde Valley School Road
    SedonaAZ 86351
    (928)284-2272
  • 5.-6.
    20-22
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    4334 Hobbs Road
    GreensboroNC 27410
    (336)217-7070
  • 5.-6.
    20-22

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    371 West Farm Road
    BethlehemNH 03574
    (603)444-2928
  • 7.
    Chatham Hall
    Chatham Hall Photo - Chatham Hall is known for our STEAM offerings-including the award winning FTC Robotics team- The Tutu Turtles!
    All-Girls  (Episcopal)
    18-20
    Grades: 9-12
    800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    (434)432-5516
  • 8.-12.
    Buffalo Seminary
    Buffalo Seminary Photo - SEM student-athletes have opportunities in winter to join teams in fencing, bowling and basketball. In spring we have tennis, lacrosse, sailing and crew. In the fall we offer crew, field hockey, soccer, sailing, swimming, cross country, and golf.
    All-Girls 
    16-18
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    205 Bidwell Parkway
    BuffaloNY 14222
    (716)885-6780
  • 8.-12.
    Foxcroft School
    Foxcroft School Photo - Sophomore Class Trip - Whitewater Rafting
    All-Girls 
    16-18

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    P.O. Box 5555
    MiddleburgVA 20118
    (540)687-4340
  • 8.-12.
    Hoosac School
    Hoosac School Photo - Hoosac prides itself on diversity in all aspects of school life. This year 9 different countries and 11 different states are represented in our student body. As well as a diverse American cultures.
    (Episcopal)
    16-18

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    PO Box 9
    HoosickNY 12089
    (518)686-7331
  • 8.-12.
    16-18

    Grades: 6-12
    315 South Grove Avenue
    OwatonnaMN 55060
    (507)214-2200
  • 8.-12.
    16-18

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    235 Squaw Valley Road | P.O. Box 2667
    Olympic ValleyCA 96146
    (530)583-9393
  • 13.-20.
    Bridgton Academy
    Bridgton Academy Photo - Welcome to Bridgton Academy! Located in the Western Maine foothills and the heart of Maine's Lake Region, we've been preparing young men for the rigors of college and beyond since 1808. We Know PG.
    All-Boys 
    14-16
    Grades: 11-12, PG
    PO Box 292
    North BridgtonME 04057
    (207)647-3322
  • 13.-20.
    14-16

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    785 Beaver Street
    WalthamMA 02452
    (781)314-0806
  • 13.-20.
    14-16

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    541 Long Beach Road
    Saint JamesNY 11780
    (631)686-1600
  • 13.-20.
    La Lumiere School
    La Lumiere School Photo - La Lumiere School is a private, independent boarding and day school founded in 1963, located in La Porte, Indiana, on an idyllic 190-acre wooded campus. Mission: At La Lumiere, we form character, cultivate scholarship, and explore faith in order to grow into more complete versions of ourselves.
    (Catholic)
    14-16

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    6801 N. Wilhelm Road
    La PorteIN 46350
    (219)326-7450
  • 13.-20.
    14-16

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    476 Skiff Mountain Road
    KentCT 06757
    (860)927-0047
  • 13.-20.
    14-16

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    583 Sugartown Road
    MalvernPA 19355
    (610)644-1754
  • 13.-20.
    14-16

    Grades: 7-12
    4100 South Lindbergh Blvd.
    Saint LouisMO 63127
    (314)843-4151
  • 13.-20.
    14-16

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    1079 Firetower Road
    ColoraMD 21917
    (410)658-9279
  • 21.-28.
    12-14
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    345 South Figueroa Street
    Los AngelesCA 90071
    (213)400-4585
  • 21.-28.
    12-14

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    8585 Ojai Santa Paula Road
    OjaiCA 93023
    (805)646-4343
  • 21.-28.
    12-14

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    via Cavour 13
    Lanciano (CH)Italy 66034
    9057097401
  • 21.-28.
    12-14

    Grades: 9-12
    18 Lehmann Way, PO Box 522
    DublinNH 03444
    (603)563-7075
  • 21.-28.
    12-14

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    78 Academy Avenue
    Cornwall-on-HudsonNY 12520
    (845)534-3710
  • 21.-28.
    Oldfields School
    Oldfields School Photo - Oldfields' campus is 130 acres located in Maryland's scenic horse country, and is close to cultural centers including Washington, DC, Baltimore, Philadelphia, and New York City and only 30 minutes from the international airport, BWI.
    All-Girls 
    12-14

    Grades: 8-12
    1500 Glencoe Road
    Sparks GlencoeMD 21152
    (410)472-4800
  • 21.-28.
    12-14

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    314 Mountain Road
    Cornwall on HudsonNY 12520
    (845)458-7542
  • 21.-28.
    Subiaco Academy
    Subiaco Academy Photo - Subiaco Abbey and Academy
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    12-14

    Grades: 7-12
    405 North Subiaco Avenue
    SubiacoAR 72865
    (479)934-1034
  • 29.-39.
    10-12
    Grades: 11-12, PG
    International (Swiss and Norwegian Headquarters).
    Bern & KristiansandSwitzerland 3007
    0034637122488
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 6-12
    1701 Brandon Hall Drive
    AtlantaGA 30350
    (770)394-8177
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    Dorfstrasse
    6085 Hasliberg GoldernSwitzerland 6085
    14019968682
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 9-12
    1539 E. Howard St.
    PasadenaCA 91104
    (626)398-2388
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 7-12
    225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    (800)946-7773
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 7-12 | 6-12 (day)
    9790 Thayer Street
    HoughtonNY 14744
    (585)567-8115
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    1000 Samuel Miller Loop
    CharlottesvilleVA 22903
    (434)823-4805
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    92 Northwood Road
    Lake PlacidNY 12946
    (518)523-3382
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    1000 Orme School Road, H.C. 63, Box 3040
    MayerAZ 86333
    (928)632-7601
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 5-12, PG
    500 Main Street
    New WindsorMD 21776
    (855)405-8600
  • 29.-39.
    10-12

    Grades: 9-12
    58 Harrison Lane
    BethlehemCT 06751
    (203)266-7788
  • 40.-55.
    Blue Ridge School
    Blue Ridge School Photo - We offer a number of competitive sports including football, soccer, lacrosse, basketball, tennis, wrestling, baseball, indoor soccer and more. Theater, art and music are also offered as a "sport" in the afternoons.
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    5-10
    Grades: 9-12
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    (434)985-2811
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 9-12
    500 Holden Way
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-2562
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 5-12
    1950 S. Academy Dr
    MelbourneFL 32901
    (321)723-3211
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    616 High Street
    BathME 04530
    (207)443-7101
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    2 Valleywood Drive
    MarkhamCanada L3R8H3
    (905)477-4999
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    614 South Main Street
    WoodstockVA 22664
    (540)459-2167
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: K-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    3846 N. Hwy. 144
    GranburyTX 76048
    (254)897-4822
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    220 West Lomita
    OjaiCA 93023
    (805)646-8236
  • 40.-55.
    Oak Hill Academy
    (Baptist)
    5-10

    Grades: 8-12
    2635 Oak Hill Road
    Mouth of WilsonVA 24363
    (276)579-2619
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 7-12
    5801 Beattyville Rd.
    JacksonKY 41339
    (606)666-5422
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day)
    22 Spackenkill Road
    PoughkeepsieNY 12603
    (845)462-4200
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    PO Box 3050, 198 Main St.
    Chester/Lake AlmanorCA 96020
    (530)596-3343
  • 40.-55.
    St. Margaret's School
    St. Margaret's School Photo - BECOME A LIFE-LONG LEARNER. * Small classes, individual attention, and readiness-based curriculum * Honors and Advanced Placement Classes * Independent study * Dual enrollment college courses * ESL * Wheat Center provides enrichment opportunities for girls at all levels.
    All-Girls  (Episcopal)
    5-10

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    PO Box 158, 444 Water Lane
    TappahannockVA 22560
    (804)443-3357
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 7-12 | K-12 (day)
    400 Sunshine Drive
    MillerSD 57362
    (605)853-3071
  • 40.-55.
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    testing123 Photo - testing this functionality
    All-Boys  (Jewish)
    5-10

    Grades: 1-7 | 1-10 (day)
    555 Alton Dr.
    testCanada 11111
    (785)687-5765
  • 40.-55.
    5-10

    Grades: 10-12
    1460 Broadway Street #7032
    New YorkNY 10036
    (646)504-6924
  • 56.-64.
    Academy of the Holy Family
    Academy of the Holy Family Photo - March for Life Rally in Washington DC
    All-Girls  (Catholic)
    <5
    Grades: 9-12
    54 W. Main Street Box 691
    BalticCT 06330
    (860)822-6279
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 7-12
    5755 North State Road 9/P.O. Box 240
    HoweIN 46746
    (888)462-4693
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    804 Dr Robert K Wallace Drive
    FairfieldIA 52556
    (641)472-9400
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 9-12
    106, Grande-Rue
    Verneuil-sur-SeineFrance 78480
    0033970407922
  • 56.-64.
    St. Thomas More School
    St. Thomas More School Photo
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    <5

    Grades: 8-12, PG
    45 Cottage Road
    OakdaleCT 06370
    (860)823-3861
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 6-12, PG
    2800 Monterey Road
    San MarinoCA 91108
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day)
    505 Spring Street
    Friday HarborWA 98250
    (360)378-6393
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    42605 RCR 36
    Steamboat SpringsCO 80487
    (970)879-1350
  • 56.-64.
    <5

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    574 Bernardston Road
    GreenfieldMA 01301
    (413)774-2711

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