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2023 Best Boarding High Schools in the Boston Area

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  1. #2 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    Groton School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GROTON, MA,

    8-12,

    62 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says At Groton, I feel that I have been able to become a more independent and conscientious person during my time at this school. The best thing about this school is the resources that it provides the....

    Read 62 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 380,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  2. #9 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    Brooks School

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    Private School,

    NORTH ANDOVER, MA,

    9-12,

    51 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I have two Children who attend Brooks. Both are 4 year boarders.The opportunity each of them has been given in attending Brooks as been incredible. They have been challenged in and out of the classroom. The academics are challenging, but are done in an...Athletics at Brooks are a great compliment to the academics. Brooks is always competitive in so many of their athletic teams.Brooks transitioned so quickly and so well to online learning during this past Spring when schools were forced to close. The transition was seamless for my children, and my children continued to be...I would highly recommend Brooks School..

    Read 51 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 346,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  3. #12 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    The Governor's Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BYFIELD, MA,

    9-12,

    64 Niche users give it an average review of 4.3 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son is currently a senior at Governor's and has had a fantastic experience! It truly is a very special place and we are so grateful he has had the opportunity to attend...The academics are...I highly recommend Governor's to any parent looking for a school which will not only prepare your son or daughter for college, but one that will encourage growth on many levels..

    Read 64 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 404,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  4. #13 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    International School of Boston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CAMBRIDGE, MA,

    PK, K-12,

    81 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says An outstanding, thoughtful, knowledgeable, and passionate team delivering world class education! ISB offers a strong curriculum, offers best practices from across the world, and gives our children....

    Read 81 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 570,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  5. #14 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    Lawrence Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    GROTON, MA,

    9-12,

    47 Niche users give it an average review of 4.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son has had an incredibly positive experience at Lawrence Academy. The teachers are wonderful and nurturing; and the advisor program encourages involvement and good study habits. Lawrence Academy is a community rich with actives; arts and music, athletics, clubs, charitable events as well as leadership opportunities. The staff and administration are continually providing...By joining the soccer team his freshman year, my son made lots of great friends very quickly, both other freshman and upper class-men. He has found LA to be a warm and welcoming environment. Lawrence is a great balance of academics, activities and community. I'm so thankful to have found this perfect place for my son to grow and develop throughout his high school years. I would highly....

    Read 47 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 416,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  6. #15 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    Lexington Christian Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LEXINGTON, MA,

    6-12,

    69 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Our family has been a part of the Lexington Christian Academy community for five years. Our child is in the Upper School, is thriving and loves LCA.2020 has been a year like no other and LCA has risen to the challenge to provide an excellent education. When the pandemic hit, LCA was able to pivot to online learning within a couple of weeks. The...This school year, LCA has been in-person with some remote days. The transition between the two has been seamless. LCA has taken all the necessary precautions to allow students and staff to be...We highly recommend Lexington Christian Academy!.

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 291,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  7. #18 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    The Newman School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BOSTON, MA,

    7-12,

    73 Niche users give it an average review of 4.2 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am a current Newman School Senior and I have loved being apart of this community! It really does feel like family. Everyone from the students to the teachers really do want to see us succeed. The....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 240,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  8. #19 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    CATS Academy Boston

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BRAINTREE, MA,

    9-12,

    30 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My only child graduated from CATS Academy Boston a year ago. She got straight into Computer Sci uni program without taking competitive uni entrance exam. I'm happy so today I share this review.I can't say enough good things CATS offer to students: beautiful n safe campus, rich food, diverse culture, great teacher guidance...Boarding room is so unique, my child was given a single room with...CATS prepares so well for university. AP n advanced courses she took at CATS, my daughter joins in many helpful clubs within n outside of school. Helpful visits to famous universities such as MIT,....

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 420,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  9. #20 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    Walnut Hill School for the Arts

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NATICK, MA,

    9-12,

    79 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says Walnut Hill Provides young people with a chance to hone their craft and live their dream every day of the week. Academics are brilliant and have small focused classes. You don't sacrifice any of your...On the downside- I attended Walnut Hill for my junior and senior years. Before that I attended one of the most underfunded public schools in the nation. Bringing a bunch of "big-fish-small-pond",...The music is truly incredible. No other high school works with a real Conservatory (NEC), and no other high school will prepare young musicians better than Walnut Hill..

    Read 79 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 284,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  10. #21 Best Boarding High Schools in Boston Area.

    The Academy at Penguin Hall

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    WENHAM, MA,

    9-12,

    31 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says APH is a great school that cares about the students, their education and emotional wellbeing. Still somewhat new, they’re carving their path to be among one of the best. We love the all girl education. When looking at the school, it wasn’t on our radar - having now experienced it, our daughter prefers it, saying it relieves so many social pressures. Other things we love about APH are - hands on learning, ability to teach outside the classroom, community service projects, small class sizes, daily advisory with support from teachers and knowing...The girls have the ability to shine, be themselves, be heard and learn the importance of standing up for what you believe. They're taught they can do anything and they can make a difference in the...Bonus - Stunningly beautiful building and campus with great food in the Bistro!.

    Read 31 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 124,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  11. Landmark School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BEVERLY, MA,

    2-12,

    35 Niche users give it an average review of 4.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says The school is really great and everyone is very kind. The community is caring and supportive. It definitely has made a difference in my ability to approach projects and assignments with far less....

    Read 35 reviews.

    Students: 470,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 3 to 1,

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