EF Academy New York
582 Columbus Avenue, Thornwood, NY 10594, USA
+1 914 495 6028
Coeducational Day & Boarding
|Head of School||Mr. George Stewart|
|Co-ed Age Range||14-19|
|Number of pupils||700|
|IB Diploma||US$41,000 (US$13,667 per term)|
|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 superior education, thorough university preparation and a future that knows no borders.
Our school, which attracts bright students from around the world, is located in upper New York State, approximately 40 minutes away from Manhattan. EF Academy's secure campus offers 100 acres of landscaped 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 inspiring teachers and they benefit from the individualized support they receive from dedicated counselors and university advisors who help them achieve their goals.
At EF Academy New York, students follow the IGCSE program in their first two years of secondary school and the IB Diploma Programme the following two years. The U.S. High School Diploma program is another option that spans Grades 9 through 12. In this program, students can take IGCSE and IB classes and sit for optional exams in their strongest subjects. Students who successfully complete an academic program at EF Academy New York will receive a New York State High School Diploma in addition to their IGCSE and IB qualifications. 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 40 clubs and activities, and have a range of varsity sports teams.
EF Academy New York graduates have been accepted to top-ranked universities such as Harvard University, University of Chicago, Yale University, Columbia University and University of Pennsylvania, as well as universities ranked highly for the fields of business, engineering and art.