A private high school
in New York

An international day and boarding school in New York dedicated to educating worldly students ready to seize a future of opportunities

Private, international

boarding and day school

Ages 14 - 19

Grades 9 - 12

US High School Diploma

IB Diploma

Live on campus with friends

75+ nationalities

45 minutes

from New York City


student to staff ratio

News from our
boarding school in New York

A holistic high school education

Our all-round approach to education combines world-class academics with a comprehensive co-curricular program that develops inquisitive, open-minded and worldly learners.


Our internationally recognized academic programs develop communication, critical thinking, and other future-proof skills that prepare students to excel at university, in their career and in life.

  • US High School Diploma

  • International Baccalaureate® (IB) Diploma

Co-curricular activities

Hands-on experiences outside of the classroom extend learning by developing a deeper awareness and understanding of core educational concepts.

  • 120+ clubs and activities

  • 8 varsity sports teams

  • Weekly field trips and excursions

Campus life

Live with students from around the world and gain independence in a safe, welcoming international school community.

  • 97-acre campus

  • Spacious classes and learning spaces

  • 2 modern residence halls

Welcome from our Head of School

I am excited to welcome you to EF Academy New York, a school that offers you a robust American-style high school education in an international context.

A typical day in our private high school in New York

Get a glimpse into the daily life at our international boarding school in New York

Student life in New York

FAQ - Private high schools in New York

Are you curious to know more about private schools in New York? Here are the answers to some of the most common questions we receive about our international school in New York.