Best Schools February 5, 2018

The Best Boarding Schools in North America

Boarding Schools are very popular in North America. Discover The Best Boarding Schools in North America.
Why choosing a Boarding School?
Students and parents initially choose a boarding school for more challenging academics. Students are stimulated intellectually in ways they never were before in their schools. A boarding school ensures that students are immersed in an educational world where learning is central to all activities. A class size of 12 is the average at most boarding schools. Students are encouraged to think and share. They actively participate in their learning. Teachers live on campus and are available for extra help after the school day ends.
Study in North America
Students who study in North America earn academic qualifications that are recognised and respected around the world. North America has a diverse, welcoming and vibrant society that offers international students a unique cultural experience in a beautiful environment. Study in North America is an excellent pathway into world renowned international universities.

Our selection of the Best Boarding Schools in North America

Trinity College School is a co-educational, independent boarding/day school located on 100 acres of rolling countryside in picturesque Port Hope, Ontario, Canada, one hour’s drive east of Toronto. Our Senior School, Grades 9-12, includes 470 students, approximately 60% of whom are boarders. Our Junior School includes nearly 100 day students from Grade 5 to Grade…

  • 55 Deblaquire St N, Port Hope, ON L1A 4K7, Canada
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 465
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : CAD 23'450
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : CAD 59'750

Welcome THINK Global School is a fully accredited traveling high school where you’ll live and learn in four countries a year, making unforgettable connections between your education and the world around you. Imagine reading Homer as you trace Odysseus’ journey through Greece or learning data modeling by cataloging the sea life you observe SCUBA diving…

  • 512 W 40th St, New York, NY 10018, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Boarding School
  • Number of students: 45
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : Based on income
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 79.000

Founded in 1842, Pickering College is an independent boarding (Grades 7 to 12) and day (Kindergarten to Grade 12) school for boy and girls in Newmarket, Ontario, Canada, just 40 minutes north of Toronto. Our programs offer unique opportunities in academics, arts, athletics, global leadership development and community service. 100% university placement at top universities…

  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 430
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : -
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : -

“Established in northeastern Ontario in 1879, Lakefield College School provides a world-renowned co-educational day and boarding school experience for Grades 9 through 12. LCS is inspired by a belief in the fundamental value of each person—caring teachers, advisors and coaches challenge and enable students to reach their individual potential, preparing them for a life of…

  • 4391 County Rd 29, Lakefield, ON K0L 2H0, Canada
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 365
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : CAD 32'000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : CAD 63'500

Fulford Academy is a coeducational, private day/boarding school located in Brockville, Ontario Canada, home of the famous 1000 Islands on the majestic St. Lawrence River. Established in 2002, Fulford Academy offers grades 6 to 12, leading to the renowned OSSD – Ontario Secondary School Diploma.  Our specialized academic offerings include ESL Prep, University Prep, a…

  • 280 King St E, Brockville, ON K6V 1E2, Canada
  • Co-Education
  • Boarding School
  • Number of students: 110
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : CAD$ 54'800
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : CAD$ 58'915

The Thacher School, a coeducational boarding high school perched at the foot of the Topa Topa Mountains in Ojai, California, is anything but typical. Here, students encounter a combination they won’t find anywhere else: demanding academics, tough character-building challenges and a healthy, authentic community culture that supports them every step of the way. It’s how…

  • 5025 Thacher Rd, Ojai, CA 93023, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 243
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 38,650
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 57,200

The Loomis Chaffee School is a renowned New England boarding school located on a 300-acre campus in Windsor, Connecticut. Chartered in 1874 by five siblings whose children all died tragically and who then selflessly determined to found a school as a gift to the children of others, Loomis Chaffee provides our students with the best…

  • 4 Batchelder Rd, Windsor, CT 06095, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 675
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 40'780
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 53'750

Founded in 1851 as The Family Boarding School, The Hill School prepares young men and women from across the country and around the world for college, careers, and life. Within a family school environment and a rigorous liberal arts curriculum, we challenge our young people to work hard; think and reason; be fulfilled; serve the…

  • 860 Beech St, Pottstown, PA 19464, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 520
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 38'400
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 55'660

Whether one is gifted academically, artistically or athletically, the students at Brook Hill are provided countless opportunities to be challenged: Advanced Placement and Dual Credit courses, vocal and instrumental music programs, theater and visual arts classes plus a full complement of sports and interest-based clubs. Even outside of the traditional academic arena, students will find…

  • 1051 N Houston St, Bullard, TX 75757, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 665
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 10,760
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 38,850

Founded in 1929 with an unprecedented approach to financial aid, St. Andrew’s is an independent, co-ed, all-boarding, Episcopal high school. We stand today as a community dedicated to tying education to a public purpose. We work to awaken our students to the responsibilities we share for our world. We seek engagement, inquiry and creativity to…

  • 350 Noxontown Rd, Middletown, DE 19709, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Boarding School
  • Number of students: 310
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Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 57,000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 57,000

For bright, motivated young women, Salem Academy is more than a school—it’s the beginning of possible. Since 1772, Salem Academy in Winston-Salem, North Carolina, has focused solely on educating young women. Our Moravian founders believed that a first-class education could make a profound impact on a young woman’s life, and that belief lives on today…

  • 500 E Salem Ave, Winston-Salem, NC 27101, USA
  • Girls Only
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 171
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 22,380
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 45,060

Rosseau Lake College is an independent co-ed, day and boarding school offering Grades 7 – 12, located along the natural, picturesque setting of Lake Rosseau in the Muskoka region. With our engaging, student-centred, personalized approach to learning – a program we call Future Forward – our graduates have a distinct advantage. In a family-like environment,…

  • 1967 Bright St, Rosseau, ON P0C 1J0, Canada
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 100
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : CAD 19,200
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : CAD 49,000

A ticket to the world in your hand, the keys to knowledge in your pocket, true friends by your side, and the resources of a legacy at your back.   Founded in 1889, Ridley College is a coeducational boarding and day school located on a beautiful 90-acre campus in St. Catharines, Ontario. An hour drive…

  • 2 Ridley Rd, St. Catharines, ON L2R, Canada
  • Coeducational
  • Boarding School, Day School
  • Number of students: 700
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) :
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) :

Welcome to Phillips Exeter Academy, founded by John Phillips in 1781, who believed every student should have access to the very best education — one that embraces the ideals of both goodness and knowledge. Now a co-educational residential school with more than 1,000 high school students from the U.S. and 33 foreign countries, Exeter has…

  • 20 Main St, Exeter, NH 03833, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 1000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 36,800
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 47,790

Class Afloat is one of the world’s leading experiential education programmes. Students sail a magnificent tall ship to 20 ports on 4 continents, while earning full academic credits through rigorous and highly acclaimed grade 11, 12 and first-year university programs. The specialized learning environment aboard the ship and in diverse ports of call offers an…

  • 97 Kaulbach St, Lunenburg, NS B0J 2C0, Canada
  • Co-Education
  • Boarding School
  • Number of students: 60
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : $52,000 CAD
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : $57,500 CAD

Chatham Hall is about the whole girl—intellectual, moral, athletic, and spiritual. No other school has the blend of academics, honor code, athletic competitiveness, and spiritual tradition in a small school, which ensures that every student’s voice is heard, and develops, every day. For more than one hundred and twenty years our extraordinarily picturesque campus has…

  • 800 Chatham Hall Cir, Chatham, VA 24531, USA
  • Girls Only
  • Day School|Boarding School
  • Number of students: 145
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : USD 19'500
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : USD 50'000

Each day, Branksome Hall challenges and inspires girls to love learning and to shape a better world. Established in 1903, Branksome Hall is Toronto’s all-girls, all-years International Baccalaureate (IB) World School. Located on a picturesque 13-acre campus, Branksome Hall offers the unique combination of a wellness mindset, outstanding academics and global engagement opportunities. Our new…

  • 10 Elm Ave, Toronto, ON M4W 1N4, Canada
  • Girls Only
  • Boarding School, Day School
  • Number of students: 900
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : $30,625 (DAY) $57,130 (BOARDING)
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : $33,125 (DAY) $59,630 (BOARDING)

BCS is a world-renowned, English boarding and day high school located in the heart of Quebec, bordered by farmland and rolling hills in the Eastern Townships. BCS offers its students numerous opportunities to get involved both locally and internationally. Students choose to be a part of the Bishop’s College School community because of its 240-acre…

  • 80 Chemin Moulton Hill, Sherbrooke, QC J1M 0A7, Canada
  • Co-Educational
  • Boarding School, Day School
  • Number of students: 250
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : $57,00 CAD
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) :

We are a PreK-12th grade college-prep, private school located in St. Petersburg, Florida with a world-renowned boarding and military program that begins in 8th grade.

  • 501 Park St N, St. Petersburg, FL 33710, USA
  • Co-Education
  • Boarding School, Day School
  • Number of students: 300
Yearly Tuition FEE (MIN) : 15000
Yearly Tuition FEE (MAX) : 49000

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