THINK Global School

54 w 40th Street #512
New York, NY 10018
Tel: (646)504-6924
Grades: 10-12 | 44 students
Only at THINK Global School does world exploration meet an academically rigorous curriculum with small classes, cutting edge technology, and infinite opportunities to pursue your passions.
By living and learning in a new country each term for four terms a year, you`ll connect your education to your environment in ways you never thought possible: by studying biology in four diverse environments a year, reading authors in their native lands, or discussing philosophy where the very concept of philosophy was born.
If you`re a lean-forward learner who never stops asking questions, this is your chance to soar.

School Overview

School Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Year Founded 2009

Student Body

Total Students 44 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
40%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade THINK Global School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress code is dependent on our host school. Polo shirts are required in some countries.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Mar. 1
Yearly Tuition Cost $79,000
Tuition Notes Annual tuition for THINK Global School is $79,000, and covers all educational and living expenses during each term. Travel expenses to and from each TGS term location and the student’s home city are not included in the tuition.
Acceptance Rate
12%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Lily Just
Admissions Associate Melanie Anderson

School Notes

THINK Global School is a traveling high school where you`ll live and study in a different country every semester, combining a top-notch education with place-based learning in three countries per year. Make real-world connections between your classroom subjects and the world around you while experiencing the adventure and excitement that each new environment has to offer - this is an education unlike any other, for students whose curiosity knows no borders.

We seek students from varied countries and cultural backgrounds who demonstrate a combination of academic strength, intellectual curiosity, and a desire to engage in a tight-knit boarding school community. TGS looks for students who want to experience different cultures and make a caring and responsible difference in the world.

Are you a Global THINKer?

Our students represent 20 countries and bring a variety of experiences, talents, interests, and perspectives to our school. Here`s what they have in common:
  • A strong academic record reflecting high achievement across multiple subject areas
  • An adventurous spirit, a curious mind, and a desire for hands-on engagement with global issues, including service to the community
  • Advanced written and oral English skills (English is our language of instruction)
  • Self-motivation, independence, and a desire to succeed
  • Teamwork skills and a friendly, positive attitude
  • Adaptability and resilience in unfamiliar situations
  • Parents who are active and supportive participants in our innovative school community 
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