152 schools offer football. These programs vary widely so be sure to evaluate individual programs thoroughly. Here's the program one of the fine boys' boarding schools offers.
111 schools offer field hockey. Here is a peek at one school's program.
213 schools offer golf.
103 schools offer ice hockey which is no longer just for boys as Kent School's program illustrates.
185 schools offer lacrosse which continues to enjoy enormous popularity among players of all ages.
Indoor racquet sports
61 schools offer badminton and squash.
65 schools offer riding programs.
292 schools offer soccer programs, proof of the popularity of this internationally loved sport.
162 schools offer swimming as well as other related aquatic sports.
183 schools offer track and field. Track includes many activities.
If you have questions about a school's athletic program, be sure to contact the athletic director. The blend of academic and athletic excellence possible in a private school setting will please you. Your son or daughter will be able to play varsity hockey or tennis and still get into a respectable college.