Top Western Boarding Schools

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The Northwest School Photo - We believe that students who have been truly engaged by a community of scholars, artists, and international peers will graduate with an insatiable love of learning, a respect for diverse opinions and beliefs, the knowledge to navigate critical and complex ideas.
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The Northwest School Photo - We believe that students who have been truly engaged by a community of scholars, artists, and international peers will graduate with an insatiable love of learning, a respect for diverse opinions and beliefs, the knowledge to navigate critical and complex ideas.
The Athenian School Photo - Athenian students
Hawai'i Preparatory Academy Photo - The HPA football team plays schools on island and across the state.
'Iolani School Photo
Ojai Valley School Photo - OVS students enjoy time hanging out with friends on the 195-acre high school campus, located in a stunning canyon overlooking the Ojai Valley. Throughout the year, student life is punctuated with fun events to balance the academic schedule. These include camping trips, prom and other socials, themed dress days, community service projects, and countless weekend excursions.
Southwestern Academy Photo - A unique learning environment
Dunn School Photo - The STEM quad at Dunn, housing the math classrooms, tinker space, makers lab and more.
American University Preparatory School Photo
Asia Pacific International School Hawaii Photo
Wasatch Academy Photo - Teamwork, dedication, and sacrifice are key components of our athletic programs. Participation in athletics promotes good health but also teaches invaluable life lessons. Through athletics, students learn to develop confidence, self-discipline and leadership skills while learning the value of collaboration. Athletics allow students the opportunity to work together in accomplishing defined goals.
Colorado Timberline Academy Photo - Cabin life
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Photo - With 165 students, relationships are at the core of the CRMS experience. This close-knit community resides on a 320-acre historic ranch, at the confluence of two rivers and base of Mount Sopris, providing not only an outdoor learning laboratory but a launch point for boundless outdoor adventure.
St. Catherine's Academy Photo - St. Catherine's recognizes the important role that athletics plays in the development of a well-rounded young man. Our physical education program and championship athletic teams seek to develop skills and capabilities that reach far beyond the athletic field.
Forest Ridge School of the Sacred Heart Photo - Situated on 19 acres, the Forest Ridge campus is home to 9 different buildings, including the Lee Theatre and Performing Arts Center and Shumway Field. In 2006, the school added a new High School building and Sacred Heart Center.
Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Photo
Steamboat Mountain School Photo
Sun Valley Community School Photo - Our location allows students to enjoy a wide range of mountain activities that span four seasons. Students participate in alpine, cross-country, and backcountry skiing, hiking, whitewater kayaking, mountain biking, fly-fishing, figure skating, hockey, and more.
Amerigo Los Angeles, Bishop Montgomery High School Photo - Students at Bishop Montgomery High School have access to an array of advanced-level courses, extracurriculars and athletics - all located just one mile away from the Pacific Ocean.
Lustre Christian High School Photo - LCHS students perform a melodrama "Trial by Error" while the audience enjoys pie and ice cream with the show.
Oak Grove School Photo - Each year, seniors take a one-month trip to India, participating in Oak Grove's sister schools. Out students learn about themselves and their world, in part by being of service.

Top Western Boarding Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 'Iolani School
    'Iolani School Photo
    (Episcopal)
    563 Kamoku Street
    HonoluluHI 96826
    808-943-2279

    Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day) | 1900 students
  • 345 South Figueroa Street
    Los AngelesCA 90071
    213-400-4585

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 40 students
  • 5430 Torrance Blvd
    TorranceCA 90503

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • 4026 Maher St.
    NapaCA 94558
    312-496-5533

    Grades: 9-12 | 580 students
  • 827 N. Tacoma Avenue
    TacomaWA 98403
    253-284-8600

    Grades: 9-12 | 203 students
  • 2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
    CarlsbadCA 92008
    888-762-2338

    Grades: 7-12 | 320 students
  • 54-230 Kamehameha Hwy
    HauulaHI 96717
    808-670-1909

    Grades: 5-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | n/a students
  • 2100 Mt. Diablo Scenic Blvd.
    DanvilleCA 94506
    9253627223

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 517 students
  • 8585 Ojai Santa Paula Road
    OjaiCA 93023
    805-646-4343

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
  • 1960 Cate Mesa Road, P.O. Box 5005
    CarpinteriaCA 93013
    8056844127

    Grades: 9-12 | 276 students
  • 500 Holden Way
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    970-963-2562

    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
  • 454 Academy Drive
    DurangoCO 81301
    970-247-5898

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 46 students
  • 20950 SW Rock Creek Road
    SheridanOR 97378
    503-843-3521

    Grades: 5-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 230 students
  • P.O. Box 98, 2555 W. Highway 154
    Los OlivosCA 93441
    800-287-9197

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 249 students
  • 1539 E. Howard St.
    PasadenaCA 91104
    626-398-2388

    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
  • Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy
    Flintridge Sacred Heart Academy Photo - Students with Father Greg Boyle, founder of Homeboy Industries, after presiding over a Liturgy.
    All-girls  (Catholic)
    440 St. Katherine Dr.
    La Canada FlintridgeCA 91011
    626-685-8521

    Grades: 9-12 | 401 students
  • 4800 139th Avenue SE
    BellevueWA 98006
    425-641-0700

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 5-12, PG (day) | n/a students
  • 6155 Fountain Valley School Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80911
    719-391-5251

    Grades: 9-12 | 230 students
  • 65-1692 Kohala Mountain Road
    KamuelaHI 96743
    808-881-4321

    Grades: 9-12, PG | K-12, PG (day) | 400 students
  • 52500 Temecula Road
    IdyllwildCA 92549
    19514687223

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 318 students
  • 294 Lustre Road
    LustreMT 59225
    406-392-5735

    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
  • 4910 Honoapiilani Hwy
    LahainaHI 96761
    808-665-9966

    Grades: 8-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 200 students
  • PO Box 8
    Los OlivosCA 93441
    805-688-5114

    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
  • 2 School Way
    WatsonvilleCA 95076
    831-768-6137

    Grades: 9-12 | 1000 students
  • 1415 Summit Avenue
    SeattleWA 98122
    206-682-7309

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 508 students
  • 220 West Lomita
    OjaiCA 93023
    805-646-8236

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 64 students
  • 723 El Paseo Road
    OjaiCA 93023
    (805)646-1423

    Grades: 3-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 269 students
  • 6300 SW Nicol Road
    PortlandOR 97223
    503-768-3115

    Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 870 students
  • PO Box 3050, 198 Main St.
    Chester/Lake AlmanorCA 96020
    530-596-3343

    Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 13 students
  • St. Catherine's Academy
    St. Catherine's Academy Photo - With a student-to-faculty ratio of 10:1, students can receive personal attention and specialized instruction.
    All-boys  (Catholic)
    215 N. Harbor Blvd.
    AnaheimCA 92805
    714-772-1363

    Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day) | 150 students
  • 1500 Butterfield Road
    San AnselmoCA 94960
    415-258-1905

    Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day) | 680 students
  • Santa Catalina School
    Santa Catalina School Photo - Senior Cake Auction
    All-girls  (Catholic)
    1500 Mark Thomas Drive
    MontereyCA 93940
    831-655-9356

    Grades: 9-12 | 244 students
  • 2800 Monterey Road
    San MarinoCA 91108

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 144 students
  • 505 Spring Street
    Friday HarborWA 98250
    360-378-6393

    Grades: 8-12 | 6-12 (day) | 117 students
  • 235 Squaw Valley Road | P.O. Box 2667
    Olympic ValleyCA 96146
    530-583-9393

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 100 students
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