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Boarding School Directory



The Best Boarding Schools Worldwide www.best-boarding-schools.net is an important online resource for international parents trying to find the right independent school for their child. We assist families with finding the right preparatory and boarding high school in United Kingdom, United States, Switzerland. We are based in London and have boarding schools advisors working for us in US, Canada, Argentina, Switzerland, Germany, Spain, Australia, Malaysia, Ghana and South Africa.

Comprising a fully searchable listing of over 600 best private independent colleges throughout the World – listings are maintained directly by the schools so the information you gather is the most up-to-date.

We are specialists in international education. We have over 20 years of experience in the field of education consultancy, and a long history of choosing the best boarding schools and providing clients with bespoke independent service.
We often go to visit schools with our international clients, we know the headmasters personally and are able to assist in getting all the answers parents need to know before making the right investment decision.

We have partner top boarding schools from all over the world with the highest international reputation and excellent exam results.

We are also assist families in choosing the best language facilities for learning English and English summer junior boarding programmes all over the world. The best English/French language summer camps can be found in England, US and Switzerland, please ask for advice!


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How to use the Best Boarding Schools Directory

The search feature enables you to find schools by school location, country, city, school type, qualifications, gender, age, religion, school language of instruction.
For instance, you could search for ‘AS and A level’’ ‘Girls only’ in ‘UK’ ‘London’ and you can perform more specific searches by selecting multiple criteria from our menu of options. You can search for after schools activities, languages taught, sports, student organizations and many more.

Full contact details web addresses are provided for each school and you can also read detailed English school and other International schools descriptions, browse picture galleries, watch videos and find information about specific schools and class sizes, student teacher ratio, school fees and much more.

When you find a school you’re interested in simply fill out an enquiry form to request further information directly from the school’s international admissions department.
Still not certain whether you’ve found the right independent school for child?

What to do after you have chosen a few schools from our school directory?

Please contact Best Boarding Schools International Parents Advisors for more specific advice info@best-boarding-schools.net and ask anything you want! We do not charge any advice fees. Visit Find a School page! We will do a detailed analysis of your situation and advise on the best options available on the market – whether you are concerned with school testimonials, budget,  British or American style education, co-education or single sex only. Our Parents Consultants come from all over the globe and are experienced specialists in residential education.

We have a great range of best boarding schools, including: UK, Switzerland, USA, Germany, Spain, France, Australia, New Zealand, Canada and many more.

In United Kingdom you will find at least over 400 boarding schools worth your consideration. Please note that in UK your search may include:

 

London and South East England consists of East Sussex, Hampshire, Berkshire, Buckinghamshire, Isle of Wight, Kent, Surrey and West Sussex, Oxford and Oxfordshire

Central England includes the counties of Derby and Derbyshire, Gloucestershire, Leicester and Leicestershire, Cambridge and Cambridgeshire, Nottingham and Nottinhgamshire, Northampton and Northamptonshire, Rutland, Shropshire, Staffordshire, Warwick and Warwickshire, the West Midlands, Worcester and Worcestershire.


South and West England
comprising Bristol, Gloucestershire, Somerset, Dorset, Wiltshire, Devon, Cornwall and the Isles of Scilly.


East England
region comprising Hertfordshire, Bedfordshire, East Anglia, , Cambridge and Cambridgeshire  Essex, Norfolk and Suffolk and parts of Greater London


Northern England
comprises three regions of England - the North East, North West, Lancashire, York and Yorkshire and the Humber.


Scotland
(Edinburgh, Perth)


Wales
(Cardiff)

In USA some best boarding schools can be found in New England. New England comprises of Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Vermont, Rhode Island and Connecticut. Other US top boarding schools can be found around New York City, Arizona, California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, Hawaii, Illinois, Indiana, Kansas, Maryland, Minnesota, Missouri, Montana, New Hampshire, New Jersey, Ohio, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Utah, Vermone, Washington, Wisconsin.

In Canada many best boarding schools will be found in Toronto and Ontario, Vancouver and British Columbia.

Many top private residential schools are located in countries of Asia and Asia Pacific such as:

China, Singapur, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan, Malaysia, South Korea, India, New Zealand, Australia. Please ask us to help you to find the best boarding school for your child.

Our Team

Margaret Kos is an owner and a UK Boarding Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools and a global mobility expert with more than 20 years experience working with the international community. She has been Management Consultant for several top education consultancies, has worked for the EU and national governments. She speaks English and has travelled extensively in Europe, America and Asia on International Business consultancy projects. She is based in London, UK.

Julie Wang is UK and Europe School Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools with an extensive knowledge of European and Asian cultures. Julie enjoyed growing up in China. Julie speaks English and Chinese. Her keen interest in education and her personal experience as well as visits to schools all around Europe has given her the ability to offer bespoke consultancy regarding top boarding schools for most prestigious clientele. She is based in London, UK.

Christopher White is US Boarding Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools with an extensive knowledge of American and Asian cultures. Chris has lived iin the US and Asia and has worked for many years for International Education consultancies. He helps students to choose their schools in the US and assists families on their visits to schools all around the US and Canada. He has worked for many prestigious clientele from the Middle East, LaTam countries and Asia. Speaks English, Russian and some Chinese. Chris is based in New York, USA.

Alexander Lefèvre is Canada Boarding Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools with a great experience of assisting international families. Alex has lived in Japan, Australia and New Zealand before moving to Canada. He has worked for International Education consulting business. Alex helps students with their admissions in Canada and assists families on their visits to schools all around the US and Canada. He has worked for elite clients from the Middle East, LaTam countries and Asia. Speaks English and French. Alex is based in Vancouver, Canada.

Gavin Ferrari is Swiss Boarding Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools with great experience of assisting elite families in search for their schools. He helps students to choose their schools in Switzerland and assists families on their visits to schools all around Switzerland, France and Germany. Worked for most prestigious clientele from Middle East and Asia. Speaks English, German, French and some Italian. Gavin is based in Geneva, Switzerland.

Teresa Sedano is Spain Boarding Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools with great experience of assisting families and students in search for their schools all over the world. Has worked for many years as an English teacher. Theresa helps students to choose their schools in UK, US and Spain and assists families on their visits to schools all around Spain, France and UK. Speaks Spanish and English. Teresa is based in Malaga, Spain.

Peter Hoffmann is Germany Boarding Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools. Has worked for many years as a German teacher. Peter helps students to choose their schools in Germany, UK, US, France, Switzerland and assists families on their visits to schools all around the world. Speaks German and English. Peter is based in Cologne, Germany.

Robin Baker is UK Boarding Schools Financial Planner. Robin is a school fees specialist, advising clients on the most efficient way to pay to put their children through private education. His role at Best Boarding Schools is to advice parents and grandparents on best ways to cover the fees for British boarding schools. He works purely and solely in family best interests. Robin is based in London, UK.


Marta Kobierski is UK and Swiss Schools Placements Consultant at Best Boarding Schools, was born in Slovakia and raised in New York. She has lived in Chicago, Lausanne and London, and so has had first-hand experience of relocation with 3 young children and creating a home on a few continents. She speaks English, Russian, Slovak and Polish. Marta is based in London, UK.


David Anderson is an Australian Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools. David has lived in the Sydney area for more than 30 years and has extensive experience of boys only education both in the classroom and serving on the boys only boarding schools association board. David holds B.A, B.Ed, Dip TG, Cert of Residential Care M.A.C.E Diplomas and was a Senior Boarding Housemaster Shore School North Sydney between 1994 – 2013. He has been involved with serving as a Vice President of the International Boys' School Coalition. A current Member of the Australian Boarding Schools Association. He speaks English. David is based in Sydney, Australia.

Ana Otano Moreno is a South American Schools Placement Consultant at Best Boarding Schools. Ana is providing education consultancy services in South America. Ana speaks Spanish, English, French and Italian and has lived in a few LatAm countries. Ana is based in Buenos Aires, Argentina.

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