Our values: integrity, compassion, resilience  Independent day & boarding school
Grade 6-12  Middle States Accreditation  100% Graduation rate  100% College acceptance rate
Individualized college planning  Character mapping program  Balance of East and West
Performances and competitions  New York`s famous heritage walking trails
1.5 hours to Manhattan, NYC  30 min to Woodbury Commons Premium Outlets
30 min to Harriman State Park  Dance studios, music practice rooms
State-of-the-art science & computer labs  75% Faculty with advanced degrees
1:7 teacher to student ratio  12 students class average
Safe campus  130+ courses with 80 electives  15+ AP courses
Historically accurate teachings  On-campus boarding  Nutritional meals by award winning chefs  We accept international students

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 124 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $24,000
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / Dec. 15

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Learning Difference Programs
Learning Programs Supported
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
124 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Northern Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
10 students
Number of AP Courses
17 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP English Language and Composition, AP-Art History, AP-Biology, AP-Calculus, AP-Chemistry, AP-Chinese Language and Culture, AP-Computer Science, AP-English Literature and Composition, AP-Physics, AP-Statistics, AP-US History, AP-World History
Average SAT score
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
(School uniform)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15 / Dec. 15
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Day students
Summer Program Cost
Summer Program Cost Notes
Each 3-week session
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%


School Notes

Northern Academy Offers:
  • Academic Students: A unique, carefully planned curriculum and small class size that allow them to engage meaningfully with subjects and help them become lifelong learners.
  • Arts Students: Training that enables students to pursue an arts career as well as building their character through the discipline of artistic training. Art students also get a strong college preparatory education so they are prepared regardless of what profession they ultimately choose.
  • Private tutoring in all subjects as needed
  • Etiquette and mind-body-spirit health education
  • A safe environment with an emphasis on moral values and good conduct.
  • Traditional Chinese culture and Mandarin language classes
  • ESL and tutoring
Profile last updated: 08/12/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 124 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $24,000
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 10 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / Dec. 15

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