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The absolute best boarding schools in the U.S., ranked by the community's votes. This list has the most popular boarding schools in the United States, and includes related images and location information as well. Choosing a school is one of the most important choices a parent can make for their children. What are the most famous boarding schools in the U.S.?

This list features the absolute best boarding schools in the United States. The schools are listed based on the number of votes cast for each institution and your votes can help determine the ranking. Included among these best American boarding schools are Blair Academy, Miss Porter’s School, The Cambridge School of Weston, Georgetown Preparatory School, Pomfret School, Kent School, St. Alban’s School, The Williston Northampton School, and Brooks School.

Cast your votes for the best U.S. boarding schools or add the schools you think are great, as long as they are in the United States and not already on the list.
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184 27
McCallie School is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
McCallie School

2
72 108
Kent School is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, Boarding school - Kent, CT

3
89 139
Deerfield Academy is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Independent school, Private school, Boarding school - Deerfield, MA

4
73 123
Choate Rosemary Hall is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Private school, Boarding school

5
56 101
Groton School is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Mixed-sex education, Private school, Boarding school - Groton, MA

6
51 94
The Lawrenceville School is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Lawrenceville, NJ

7
48 91
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avl1 added Private school, Boarding school

8
0 0
Winchester College is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
phptemail added Private High School, Public school, Independent school

9
39 79
Middlesex School is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Boarding school - Concord, MA

10
27 59
The Thacher School is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Private school, Boarding school

11
41 90
Northfield Mount Hermon School is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.

12
38 87
Miss Porter's School is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Independent school, Private school, Boarding school - Farmington, CT

13
43 98
Loomis Chaffee is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Windsor, CT

14
33 80
Peddie School is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
kim-ermeus added Private school, Boarding school

15
38 92
Blair Academy is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, Boarding school - Blairstown, NJ

16
8 27
Western Reserve Academy is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
RoccoProlizo added Private school, Boarding school

17
26 68
Mercersburg Academy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Private school, Boarding school

18
26 73
Tabor Academy, Massachusetts is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, Boarding school - Marion, MA

19
26 74
Avon Old Farms School is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.

20
17 53
The Berkshire School is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Sheffield, MA

21
22 68
Westminster School is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
kim-ermeus added Private school, Boarding school

22
14 48
The Masters School is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Dobbs Ferry, NY

23
13 48
Brooks School is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Boarding school, High school - North Andover, MA

24
16 57
The Williston Northampton Scho... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.

25
11 43
Brewster Academy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Herbert Wong added Boarding school

26
14 52
Pomfret School is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Mixed-sex education, Private school, Boarding school - Pomfret, CT

27
14 52
St. George's School is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Newport, RI

28
22 75
Lawrence Academy at Groton is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.

29
17 62
Hebron Academy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, Boarding school - Hebron, ME

30
14 54
Suffield Academy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added

31
8 36
Concord Academy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Concord, MA

32
12 50
Stevenson School is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private High School - Pebble Beach, CA

33
8 37
Dana Hall School is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, Boarding school - Wellesley, MA

34
10 44
The Millbrook School is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added

35
10 44
Portsmouth Abbey School is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Mixed-sex education, Private school, Boarding school

36
7 34
The Madeira School is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
McLean, VA

37
12 51
Salisbury School is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Salisbury, CT

38
9 42
Georgetown Preparatory School is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Single-sex education, Private school - Bethesda, MD

39
9 42
Emma Willard School is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Boarding school - Troy, NY

40
11 49
Wilbraham is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Wilbraham, MA

41
7 35
The Ethel Walker School is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.

42
8 39
St. Albans School is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Washington, DC

43
12 53
Proctor Academy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, Boarding school - Andover, NH

44
6 32
Interlochen Arts Academy is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added

45
9 44
Holderness School is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
High school, Private school, Boarding school - Plymouth, NH

46
6 35
Sandy Spring Friends School is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Sandy Spring, MD

47
5 35
Lawrence School is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Private school

48
3 25
Idyllwild Arts Academy is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Idyllwild-Pine Cove, CA

49
5 36
The Cambridge School of Weston is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
Private school, High school - Weston, MA

50
5 36
The Winchendon School is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Boarding Schools in the U.S.
ChloeFletcher added Private school, Boarding school