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EF Academy New York
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  • Private, Boarding
  • THORNWOOD, NY

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade unavailable
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B+
  6. Sports
    grade C+

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$200
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$42,000
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$69,500
Received Financial Aid
25%
Average Financial Aid
$15,000
From EF Academy New York

When you attend EF Academy, you become part of a diverse community of globally-minded individuals from all around the world. Here is where tradition meets innovation – we personalize education, foster learning that is fueled by curiosity, and help students become happy and successful global changemakers.

Surrounded by 97 acres of wooded grounds, our New York campus is located in a quiet suburban town 45 minutes away from New York City, in Westchester County. Here, students live, learn, and grow with classmates from 60 different countries, participate in a variety of clubs and activities, and build important skills that they can use not only in the classroom, but in life.

Students can enhance their high school diploma with the recognized International Baccalaureate (IB) program and AP classes. Plus, they receive personalized university guidance with their dedicated University counselors from day one, and will find around-the-clock support in a number of teachers, RAs, and advisors

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
99%
Average SAT
1250
192 responses
Average ACT
23
14 responses

The International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma

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The IB Diploma Program curriculum includes six subjects and three core requirements. You will take six classroom courses from qualified IB Diploma teachers, ensuring breadth of knowledge in languages, social studies, science, mathematics and the arts. The program develops critical thinking, active participation, research, and writing skills, which will prepare you for university.

Culture & Safety

Poll
69%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 26 responses
Poll
77%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 26 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 61 responses
  • Culture fair
    30%
  • We have an international day
    15%
  • Spirit Week
    13%
  • Club fair
    10%
  • Field Trips
    10%
  • EF Global Student Leadership Summits
    7%
  • International Internship
    5%

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Boarding

Students Boarding
85%
Boarding Days Per Week
5-day, 7-day
Top Countries
Japan, Germany, Italy, Viet Nam
International Boarding Students
80%

Students

Diversity
grade unavailable
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
275
57%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 28 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 28 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 28 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
5:1
National
17:1
Poll
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 31 responses
Poll
87%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 31 responses
Poll
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 31 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
79%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 24 responses
63%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 24 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 24 responses

EF Academy New York Reviews

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