Kimball Union Academy

New Hampshire, USA

Kimball Union Academy is an independent boarding and day high school that offers students in grades 9 through 12 or a postgraduate year with a transformative college-preparatory education that places individual growth and development at its core. Founded in 1813, and one of the ol-dest boarding schools in the nation, KUA is rooted in history, yet unbound by tradition. Innovative in nature and forward-thinking in their approach, they stay true to the mission to inspire students for the challenges of tomorrow’s world by inspiring academic mastery, creativity, responsibility, and leadership.

The academy's 1,300-acre village campus is 2½ hours from Boston and Hartford.


Grades: 9-12, PG
Number of students: 340
Teacher-student ratio: 1:10
Year of foundation: 1813

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