EF Academy New York

A private international high school in New York dedicated to educating worldly students ready to seize a future of opportunities.

Private International

high 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 at EF Academy
boarding school in New York

Get a glimpse into the daily life at our campus

Student life in New York

FAQ – EF Academy New York

Here are the answers to some of the most common questions we receive about our international high school.