Top Western Boarding Schools

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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.
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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.
American University Preparatory School Photo - Los Angeles is one of the world's largest business and cultural centers. At AUP, students are challenged to connect with the environment and reflect on where they fit into the socio-cultural landscape.
Hawai'i Preparatory Academy Photo - The HPA football team plays schools on island and across the state.
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.
Villanova Preparatory School Photo - Founded in 1924, Villanova Prep is the only Catholic boarding school in the Augustinian tradition. In this supportive environment steeped in Catholic values, students are comfortable taking risks and learning more about themselves throughout their Villanova experience.
Steamboat Mountain 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.
Colorado Timberline Academy Photo - Cabin life
Woodside Priory School (Priory) Photo - Weekend activities are planned by both students and the Residential Faculty. These activities expose the students to various opportunities in and around the Bay Area. Past activities have included ski trips, rockclimbing, sea kayaking, surfing, museums, concerts, camping, shopping, movies, bowling, beach trips, and pro or college sports games.
Squaw Valley Academy Photo - Lake Tahoe is a premier world-renown resort destination year-round. The blue skies, clear water, dense forests, and deep snow make it a haven for for everyone - from outdoor enthusiasts to authors and explorers.
Annie Wright Schools Photo - Founded in 1884, Annie Wright Schools are nestled in the beautiful North End neighborhood of Tacoma, Washington, overlooking the Puget Sound. Our historic campus includes an indoor pool, two gyms, science and technology labs, art and music studios, theater, outdoor gardens, play areas, athletic fields and open spaces.
Santa Catalina School Photo - Volleyball in the Gym
Army and Navy Academy Photo - Our oceanfront campus is a major draw. Located in sunny San Diego, California, our school offers private beach access. We're the only military school in the country with a surf team! There's nothing like relaxing at the beach after a long day of classes.
St. Andrew's Academy Photo - Students and intern in Trafalgar Square
Spring Street International School Photo - A Spring Street education is about building relationships that inspire effort and achieve mastery.
The Athenian School Photo - Athenian students
Idyllwild Arts Academy Photo - Idyllwild Arts Academy is home to 310 students from 35 countries and 26 US states, all devoted to intensive study of the arts. Located 2 hours from Los Angeles, 2 hours from San Diego, and 1 hour from Palm Springs, the Academy is an artistic crossroads for Southern California.
Lustre Christian High School Photo - 2015 National Honor Society inductees.
Midland School Photo - Midland's 10-acre certified organic garden. It currently provides 80% of the produce that our community consumes in the dining hall.
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.

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)416-1955

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

    Grades: 9-12 | 869 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
    (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 | 276 students
  • 500 Holden Way
    CarbondaleCO 81623
    (970)963-2562

    Grades: 9-12 | 162 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
  • 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
    (951)468-7223

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 318 students
  • 4 Lustre High Circle
    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
  • River View Christian Academy
    River View Christian Academy Photo - The beautiful campus in Northern California.
    All-girls  (Christian)
    31500 Grape St. #326
    Lake ElsinoreCA 92532
    (800)494-2200

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 40 students
  • Riverstone International School 5521 Warm Springs Ave
    BoiseID 83716
    (208)424-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 355 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 - Studio Art
    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
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