EF Academy New York
582 Columbus Avenue, Thornwood, NY 10594, USA
+1 914 495 6028
Coeducational Day & Boarding
|Head of School||Dr. Vladimir D. Kuskovski|
|Co-ed Age Range||14-19|
|Number of pupils||500|
|Language of Instruction||English|
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EF Academy International Boarding Schools opens a world of opportunities for high school students by providing them with a transformational, international education abroad, thorough preparation for university and a future that knows no borders.
Our New York campus, which attracts bright students from around the world, is located in upper New York State, approximately 45 minutes away from Manhattan. EF Academy's secure campus offers 100 acres of wooded grounds, running trails and playing fields in the quiet suburban town of Thornwood. Our facilities include a premier science center, fully-equipped gym, auditorium, spacious classrooms and comfortable on-campus residences.
Instruction and guidance at EF Academy New York is highly personal. Students engage in interactive lessons led by experienced teachers and they benefit from the individualized support they receive from dedicated pathway managers and university guidance counselors who help them achieve their goals.
At EF Academy New York, students follow the US High School Diploma program from Grades 9-12, a typical qualification for students applying to North American universities. In this program, students can also take IB classes from Grade 11 or enroll in the full IB Diploma. Built into every course is an emphasis on multilingualism and intercultural exchange, which allows students to expand their worldviews as they progress through the rigorous and rewarding curricula. To ensure our students enjoy a well-rounded experience, we offer more than 120 clubs and activities, and have a range of varsity sports teams.
Our graduates have been accepted to top-ranked universities such as Harvard University, New York University, Yale University, Columbia University and the University of Pennsylvania, as well as international universities ranked highly for the fields of business, engineering and art.