2020 Best Boarding Schools in Georgia and Beyond
Learn more about the pathway to success at these five boarding schools. Find out why families choose this educational option.
Founded in 1905, Darlington is a preparatory school in Rome, Georgia that gives day and boarding students the opportunity to discover their place in the global community. They do this by offering academic and extracurricular explorations personalized for each student, and led by teachers and staff who are exceptionally accessible and encouraging.
Saint Mary’s School in Raleigh, North Carolina is an independent, Episcopal, college-preparatory, girls’ boarding and day high school dedicated to academic excellence and personal achievement. The school’s comprehensive program focuses on building key competencies like critical thinking, communication and cross-cultural intelligence.
The Academy at SOAR is an adventure-based coeducational boarding school for grades 7-12 in Balsam, North Carolina. The School offers an alternative learning environment, combining academics, adventure and life skills development to help prepare students for adulthood.
Founded in 1903, Rabun Gap-Nacoochee School, in Rabun Gap, Georgia is a unique community of learners dedicated to nurturing and challenging students as they prepare for college and beyond. Curriculum consists of college-prep, AP and STEAM, with after school programs including athletics, fine arts, outdoor trips and environmental stewardship.
Riverside Military Academy in Gainesville, Georgia is a place where potential meets performance. Their success-oriented campus environment cultivates excellence using a ‘whole person’ methodology.