Best Vermont Boarding Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 5 college-prep and junior boarding schools serving 1,670 students located throughout Vermont.

Top Vermont Boarding Schools (2024)

School
Location
Grades
Students
The Greenwood School
The Greenwood School Photo - "Makers of Vermont" is a signature program at The Greenwood School in VT, where students learn to craft metal objects and tools in our blacksmith's forge.
14 Greenwood Lane
Putney, VT 05346
(802) 387-4545
Grades: 6-12
| 50 students
Lyndon Institute
Lyndon Institute Photo
PO Box 127, 168 Institute Circle
Lyndon Center, VT 05850
(802) 535-3700
Grades: 9-12, PG
| 430 students
The Putney School
The Putney School Photo
(14)
418 Houghton Brook Road
Putney, VT 05346
(802) 387-6201
Grades: 9-12, PG
| 232 students
Rock Point School
Rock Point School Photo - Engaged learning with hands-on teachers.
1 Rock Point Road
Burlington, VT 05408
(802) 863-1104
Grades: 9-12, PG
| 34 students
St. Johnsbury Academy
St. Johnsbury Academy Photo - One of the most beautiful campuses in America, in one of the most beautiful states.
(3)
1000 Main Street, PO Box 906
St. Johnsbury, VT 05819
(802) 751-2130
Grades: 9-12, PG
| 924 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many boarding schools are located in Vermont?
There are 5 college-preparatory boarding schools located in Vermont.
What is the average tuition cost of boarding school in Vermont?
The average Vermont boarding school tuition cost is $69,300 per year.
What is the oldest boarding school in Vermont?
St. Johnsbury Academy, founded in 1842, is the oldest boarding school in Vermont.
What boarding school in Vermont has the lowest acceptance rates?
The Greenwood School has the lowest boarding school acceptance rate (20%) in Vermont.
What boarding school in Vermont has the highest average SAT scores?
The Putney School has the highest average SAT scores (1240) in Vermont.

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