At Kent School our mission is to serve those who strive to grow in knowledge, skill, spirit, and wisdom; to nurture striving where it falters; and to prepare all, in turn, for service to others. Kents school motto is Simplicity of Life, Directness of Purpose, and Self-Reliance.
Kent School, located just two hours north of New York City, is a leading coed boarding school for students in grades 9-12 (with a post-graduate year option). A Kent education promotes the development of curious learners, confident scholars, and thoughtful citizens. Our challenging curriculum is is tailored to meet our students’ unique aptitudes and abilities. We offer a strong college preparatory Liberal Arts curriculum that includes opportunities in Applied Learning such as engineering and business studies. Kents students thrive on our competitive athletic teams at all levels, in numerous arts programs, and in community service. A welcoming, diverse and inclusive community is at the heart of our School.