The Top 40 Boarding Schools in the South


How do all the Southern boarding schools compare against each other?

Here’s our ranking of the Top 50 Boarding Schools in the South, based on our ranking of the 2017 Best Boarding High Schools in America.

Rank School Name Location Niche Grade Enrollment
Rank 1
School Name The Hockaday School
Location Dallas, TX
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 1,088
Rank 2
Location Austin, TX
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 684
Rank 3
School Name McCallie School
Location Chattanooga, TN
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 932
Rank 4
School Name The Madeira School
Location McLean, VA
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 319
Rank 5
School Name The Webb School
Location Bell Buckle, TN
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 315
Rank 6
Location Charlottesville , VA
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 900
Rank 7
School Name Indian Springs School
Location Indian Springs, AL
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 300
Rank 8
School Name Saint Andrew's School
Location Boca Raton, FL
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 1,280
Rank 9
School Name Episcopal High School
Location Alexandria, VA
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 452
Rank 10
Location Lynchburg, VA
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 240
Rank 11
School Name Chatham Hall
Location Chatham, VA
Niche Grade A+
Enrollment 141
Rank 12
Location Woodberry Forest, VA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 408
Rank 13
School Name The Bolles School
Location Jacksonville, FL
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 1,664
Rank 14
School Name Christ School
Location Arden, NC
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 258
Rank 15
Location San Antonio, TX
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 475
Rank 16
School Name Asheville School
Location Asheville, NC
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 283
Rank 17
School Name Blue Ridge School
Location St George, VA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 168
Rank 18
School Name Saint Mary's School
Location Raleigh, NC
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 261
Rank 19
School Name Baylor School
Location Chattanooga, TN
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 846
Rank 20
Location Rabun Gap, GA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 412
Rank 21
Location Greensboro, NC
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 138
Rank 22
School Name Foxcroft School
Location Middleburg, VA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 165
Rank 23
Location Front Royal, VA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 340
Rank 24
School Name Allen Academy
Location Bryan, TX
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 340
Rank 25
School Name Salem Academy
Location Winston Salem, NC
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 153
Rank 26
Location St. Petersburg, FL
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 428
Rank 27
School Name Darlington School
Location Rome, GA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 758
Rank 28
Location Cullman, AL
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 168
Rank 29
Location Charlottesville, VA
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 186
Rank 30
School Name Stuart Hall School
Location Staunton, VA
Niche Grade A
Enrollment 303
Rank 31
School Name Brandon Hall School
Location Atlanta, GA
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 161
Rank 32
School Name Tallulah Falls School
Location Tallulah Falls, GA
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 473
Rank 33
School Name St. Margaret's School
Location Tappahannock, VA
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 121
Rank 34
Location Grand Coteau, LA
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 490
Rank 35
School Name Ben Lippen School
Location Columbia, SC
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 735
Rank 36
Location Sewanee, TN
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 247
Rank 37
School Name Subiaco Academy
Location Subiaco, AR
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 199
Rank 38
School Name The Brook Hill School
Location Bullard, TX
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 650
Rank 39
School Name Montverde Academy
Location Montverde, FL
Niche Grade A-
Enrollment 1,010
Rank 40
School Name Oak Hill Academy
Location Mouth Of Wilson, VA
Niche Grade B+
Enrollment 160

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The Top 40 Boarding Schools in the South