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Appleby College is an international independent school (grades 7-12) located in Oakville, Ontario, Canada, founded in 1911 by John Guest, a former Headmaster of the Preparatory School at Upper Canada College. Guest dreamed of establishing a small boarding school in the country, and did so with the support and financial assistance of Sir Byron Edmund Walker, a prominent Canadian businessman and patron of the arts.
Since its founding more than a century ago, Asheville School has been preparing high school students with an education for an inspired life. A rigorous academic experience focused on a traditional core curriculum challenges students and gives them the foundation to become better thinkers and communicators.
We at Avon Old Farms are experts in educating boys. By leveraging relational learning, we bring material to life in a student's mind while challenging each individual to persevere in the pursuit of self-discovery. Our traditionally structured and well-balanced environment refines character traits young men need to be successful throughout their entire life.
Located on the banks of the Tennessee River in Chattanooga, Tenn., Baylor School is one of the premier, independent, coeducational day and boarding schools in the U.S. Our community welcomes students from 25 countries, 24 states, and dozens of area neighborhoods -- but we don’t see local students or international students, day students or boarding students. Living and learning together, we simply see Baylor students.
Beijing Huijia Private School was founded in 1993. It is a boarding and day school providing a full range of educational programs authorized by the International Baccalaureate (IB) for students age 3-19. During its 26-year educational journey, Huijia has consistently adhered to the principles of "innovative, high-quality, international" and focused on the research and implementation of bilingual and bicultural education based on IB standards, advocating the idea of "disciplines, arts and sports go hand in hand."
Considering a change of schools is always daunting. Moving away from home to live at school is even more so. You are not alone in wondering what on earth boarding school is like. About a quarter of our students at Brentwood are new each year. For most of them, it is their first time away from family and friends.
British International School of Houston (BISH) is a premier international school for children ages 2-18 and part of the Nord Anglia Education family of 61 schools located in 28 countries around the world. BISH’s vibrant and global school community with 50+ nationalities with more than 10 languages spoken by its families.
The doors opened in September of 1997 to 31 day students. The current Brook Hill population includes over 650 students in grades PK- 12 from Texas and around the world. A boarding program for grade 8-12 students was established in 2003 and currently includes 80 domestic and international boarders living in boarding houses on campus.
Established in 1894, Chatham Hall is an independent, college preparatory boarding school for girls in grades 9 – 12. Founded as the first girl’s Episcopal school in southern Virginia, we are a community grounded in the values of the Episcopal tradition. Chatham Hall prepares girls for college and for productive lives.
Culver Academies is a co-educational, college-preparatory boarding school for grades nine through twelve. Located in Culver, Indiana, the Academies offers a leadership and character-based education interwoven with a challenging academic regimen. The Academies are comprised of Culver Military Academy, founded in 1894, and Culver Girls Academy, founded in 1971.
Founded in 1905, Darlington is an independent, coeducational, college preparatory school, serving boarders in ninth grade to post graduate and day students in pre-kindergarten through grade 12. The School is nestled around a small lake on over 400 wooded acres in Rome, Georgia.
For more than 200 years, Emma Willard School has been a leader in girls’ education and recognized as one of the nation’s leading college-preparatory boarding and day schools for girls. With 360 students, representing 36 countries and 20 states, Emma’s diverse community cultivates in each student curiosity, empathy, and a global perspective.
Founded in 1879 by Waynesboro Native and Washington College Graduate, Professor James A. Fishburne, Fishburne Military School is woven into the very fabric of Waynesboro and Shenandoah Valley History. For 138 years, FMS has been preparing young men for lives of leadership and service.
Forman is a coed college prep school for bright students who learn differently. Teachers are trained in the latest research. The confidence our students develop through academics, the arts and 23 competitive athletic offerings leads to 100% college acceptance. Grades 9-PG.
Fountain Valley School of Colorado offers an education and experience you won’t find at any other school, combining intellectual challenge with a spirit of adventure and exploration. Set on an 1,100-acre ranch at the foot of the Rocky Mountains, Pikes Peak is front and center, a daily reminder of the opportunities Colorado so generously offers.
Founded in 1914, Foxcroft School is a premier boarding and day school for girls in grades 9 through 12 and post grad. Our mission is to help each girl discover her unique voice, and to develop the skills, confidence, and courage to share it with the world. Located in Virginia’s horse country 43 miles West of Washington, DC, Foxcroft offers a challenging curriculum with an emphasis on experiential learning to prepare girls for leadership and global success.
The Monmouth Model educates boarding girls and boys aged 7 to 18 through a unique combination of single-sex and co-educational environments at the optimum stages of their academic and personal development. Pupils embark on an educational journey within a distinctive community, refined over 400 years in the heart of the naturally inspirational Wye Valley. Boarding and day pupils thrive at Monmouth, enjoying a wide range of academic subjects, the impressive sports, cultural and arts facilities and links with top universities. Haberdashers’ Monmouth Schools recognise talent and nurture excellence, providing the best possible springboard for a pupil’s future.