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  1. #1 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Hackley School

    Private School,

    TARRYTOWN, NY,

    K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I began attending Hackley in the sixth grade and remained there through the end of my high school career. With such great academic resources at your disposal, it's hard to not garner great college...Very grateful for the great opportunities the school afforded me both in and out of the classroom, particularly through travel, which was covered by my hefty financial aid. I would make sure families....

    Read 73 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 834,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  2. #2 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Emma Willard School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    TROY, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Senior says Without a doubt, the community and academics at Emma Willard are incredible. From day one everyone has been warm and welcoming, and everyone here really cares about one another. The teachers are...I do think the school has a lot of room to improve in it's mental health/counseling services, but the school is attempting, I think, to be responsive to it's students, it's just taking a long time.....

    Read 77 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 357,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 7 to 1,

  3. #3 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    The Stony Brook School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    STONY BROOK, NY,

    7-12,

    74 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I would not expect a fuller and more meaningful four years at a high school. As an international student, I think I have regarded The Stony Brook School as my second home over the four years.....

    Read 74 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 446,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 8 to 1,

  4. #5 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    The Storm King School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CORNWALL-ON-HUDSON, NY,

    8-12,

    109 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Storm King is an extraordinary school in every respect. The teachers and administrative staff are filled with integrity and professionalism. Every member of the staff cares deeply about each....

    Read 109 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 198,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  5. #6 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Léman Manhattan Preparatory School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NEW YORK, NY,

    PK, K-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Our child is thriving at Leman!They have been able to open the school during the pandemic and have met or exceeded all the requirements for CDC compliance. Their optional online program has been successfully seamless and the...The school has a balanced and rigorous academic program. The Morris Street campus is beautiful with sweeping views of New York City. The energy in the school is palpable akin to the excitement of...The school has a beautiful swimming pool, outstanding gym and of course New York City as their extended classroom..

    Read 90 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 880,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  6. #9 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Millbrook School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MILLBROOK, NY,

    9-12,

    53 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says I'm the parent of two Millbrook students, and we are strongly considering the school for our third child. Why? Because each child is "known and needed" at Millbrook. They work enormously hard to....

    Read 53 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 317,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  7. #10 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    The Knox School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    ST. JAMES, NY,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I attended the Knox School myself and my niece and nephew are current students at Knox. I highly recommend the school to any parent seeking a school that helps each student become the best version of....

    Read 30 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 127,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  8. #11 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    EF Academy New York

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    THORNWOOD, NY,

    9-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says My son loves EF Academy!!! The EF Academy’s spirit was one of the reasons why he wanted to attend the school. As a Junior, and pursuing an international baccalaureate degree, my son cannot think of....

    Read 95 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 450,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 9 to 1,

  9. #12 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Darrow School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    NEW LEBANON, NY,

    9-12,

    50 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Works Here says I work at The Darrow School and my experience has been amazing. The curriculum is top-notch, with faculty and staff that are committed to the students and each other. The school culture is warm,...Darrow has amazing facilities and program offerings for a small, independent boarding school. From our top-notch performing arts center for music, theater and media engineering, to the he Kurtz...I consider myself lucky to be part of Darrow and encourage families to give our a school a look for themselves!.

    Read 50 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 110,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  10. Long Island Lutheran Middle & High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    BROOKVILLE, NY,

    6-12,

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

    Featured Review: Alum says I graduated from LuHi 2 years ago and I am so thankful that I had the opportunity to go there. LuHi taught me so many skills that are invaluable to me. I also had the opportunity to take electives...More important than all of this, LuHi taught me how to be a kind and empathetic person. I learned so many things I never knew I never knew from my diverse peers who were all from very different...LuHi is a really really special place and I feel so blessed that I was able to spend 6 years there!.

    Read 149 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 428,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 12 to 1,

  11. #16 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    The Harvey School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    KATONAH, NY,

    6-12,

    56 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says The Harvey School has exceeded my expectations on all levels. When we first enrolled our older son in eighth grade three years ago, we were looking for a smaller class sizes and an inclusive....

    Read 56 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 350,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  12. #17 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Northwood School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    LAKE PLACID, NY,

    9-12,

    9 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Northwood School was the door that opens many opportunities and experiences. As it is known as a sports school, I have befriended many athletes who taught me how to play their sport. From soccer to....

    Read 9 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 189,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  13. #19 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Northern Academy of the Arts

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    MIDDLETOWN, NY,

    6-12,

    4 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says My son joined Northern Academy of the Arts in the 10th grade, and the change I saw in him since the first day has been incredible. He is much more motivated than before, taking responsibility of his....

    Read 4 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A+,

    Students: 120,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 4 to 1,

  14. #20 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    New York Military Academy

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CORNWALL-ON-HUDSON, NY,

    8-12,

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

    Featured Review: Parent says Administration listens to the kids when they say they need help and/or want to add specific classes. They add new teachers to accommodate students wants and needs as much as possible. I’d like to see higher quality food offered. Possibly locally grown/organic options. Maybe local farms would be willing to donate and/or give a discount?! Primarily a boarding school, parents are not as involved as non-boarding schools. It would be nice to get the community more involved to bring in more school spirit (especially since most parents are....

    Read 21 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 100,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 6 to 1,

  15. #21 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    Green Meadow Waldorf School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    CHESTNUT RIDGE, NY,

    PK, K-12,

    25 Niche users give it an average review of 4.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says We cannot express enough the gratitude and admiration we have for Green Meadow. By focusing on and celebrating the best parts of childhood, the Green Meadow curriculum, campus, and faculty and staff....

    Read 25 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 246,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 5 to 1,

  16. #24 Best Boarding High Schools in New York.

    St. Francis High School

    Blue checkmark.

    Private School,

    HAMBURG, NY,

    9-12,

    86 Niche users give it an average review of 4.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Parent says Choosing St.Francis High School for my 2 sons (Class of 2017 and Class of 2020)was the best decision we made for them. My boys received an excellent education and went to college fully prepared for....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: A,

    Students: 470,

    Student-Teacher Ratio: 11 to 1,