Top Western Boarding Schools

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Besant Hill School Photo - A spectacular view of the Topa Topa mountains from the common room in our Phoenix dorm. Students gather here for study sessions, snacks and social activities.
Army and Navy Academy Photo
Fountain Valley School of Colorado Photo - Fountain Valley School from the sky. Drone photo taken by Max Seigal FVS '06.
St. Andrew's Academy Photo - Students watching a solar eclipse
Amerigo Napa Valley Justin-Siena High School Photo - Amerigo Napa Valley partners with Justin-Siena High School to provide boarding students with a premier university-preparatory education.
The Athenian School Photo - Athenian students
Colorado Timberline Academy Photo
Stevenson School Photo - Outdoor Education: Afternoon surfing, day hikes, weekend camping trips, and an 11-day wilderness trek introduce students to the wilderness environment while emphasizing the development of a positive attitude toward challenging situations.
Hawai'i Preparatory Academy Photo - The HPA football team plays schools on island and across the state.
Lustre Christian High School Photo - Lustre Christian High School is located in Lustre, MT.
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.
San Domenico School Photo - The San Domenico Dance department offers an in depth training program in ballet, modern dance, jazz and choreography with professional master teachers and choreographers. The four-year program offers opportunities to explore dance from the beginning to the advanced level. Courses may include homework such as, journaling, book reports, field trips, performance critiques, resumes, biographies, grant proposals and choreography.
Delphian School Photo - Delphian is located just one hour from Portland, OR. on a large 720 acre wooded campus. The residential community is in constant motion, alive with students from all around the world.
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.
Colorado Rocky Mountain School Photo - With 160 students, relationships are at the core of the Colorado Rocky Mountain School 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.
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.
Woodside Priory School (Priory) Photo - The Priory is a Benedictine Catholic, independent college preparatory school. Founded by Hungarian monks in the 1950's, Priory has been an international school from its very beginning.
Santa Catalina School Photo - Volleyball in the Gym
Steamboat Mountain School Photo
Excelsior School Photo

Top Western Boarding Schools (2020)

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

    Grades: 9-12 | K-12 (day) | 2020 students
  • 5430 Torrance Blvd
    TorranceCA 90503

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • 4026 Maher St.
    NapaCA 94558
    (312)416-1955

    Grades: 9-12 | 580 students
  • 1615 Mater Dei Drive
    Chula VistaCA 91913
    (312)416-1955

    Grades: 9-12 | 869 students
  • 1500 Benicia Road
    VallejoCA 94591

    Grades: 9-12 | 479 students
  • 827 N. Tacoma Avenue
    TacomaWA 98403
    (253)284-8601

    Grades: 9-12 | 232 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 | K-12, PG (day) | 70 students
  • 2100 Mt. Diablo Scenic Blvd.
    DanvilleCA 94506
    (925)362-7223

    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
    (805)684-4127

    Grades: 9-12 | 297 students
  • 500 Holden Way
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-2562

    Grades: 9-12 | 160 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: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 249 students
  • 1539 E Howard St.
    PasadenaCA 91104
    (914)495-6028

    Grades: 8-12 | 300 students
  • 41 W Santa Clara St.
    ArcadiaCA 91007
    (626)623-6339

    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
  • 4800 139th Avenue SE
    BellevueWA 98006
    (425)641-0700

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 5-12, PG (day) | 300 students
  • 6155 Fountain Valley School Road
    Colorado SpringsCO 80911
    (719)391-5251

    Grades: 9-12 | 240 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
    (951)468-7223

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 320 students
  • 4 Lustre High Circle
    LustreMT 59225
    (406)392-5735

    Grades: 9-12 | 25 students
  • PO Box 8
    Los OlivosCA 93441
    (805)688-5114

    Grades: 9-12 | 89 students
  • 1415 Summit Avenue
    SeattleWA 98122
    (206)682-7309

    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day) | 508 students
  • 723 El Paseo Road
    OjaiCA 93023
    (805)646-1423

    Grades: 3-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 275 students
  • 6300 SW Nicol Road
    PortlandOR 97223
    (503)768-3115

    Grades: 9-12, PG | Pre-K-12, PG (day) | 877 students
  • 5521 East Warm Springs Avenue
    BoiseID 83716
    (208)424-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 365 students
  • PO Box 3050, 198 Main St.
    Chester/Lake AlmanorCA 96020
    (530)596-3343

    Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 16 students
  • St. Catherine's Academy
    St. Catherine's Academy Photo - Our outstanding music department provides classroom instruction in music theory, music history, and musical experiences. Students are also welcome to play in the marching band and take private piano or guitar lessons.
    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 - Come visit our beautiful campus in Monterey, California! Call the admission office at 831.655.9356 or email admission@santacatalina.org to schedule your visit.
    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) | 112 students
  • 235 Squaw Valley Road | P.O. Box 2667
    Olympic ValleyCA 96146
    (530)583-9393

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 80 students
  • 42605 RCR 36
    Steamboat SpringsCO 80487
    (970)879-1350

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 68 students
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