The Knox School

Saint James
, NY
Location
Post-Graduate (Grades 9-12; PG)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
150
Students
50%
Boarding
Uniform
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
13
Sports
1904
Year Founded

Description

Founded in 1904, The Knox School is Long Island’s oldest established private school. Our inclusive environment serves grades 6-12 and Post-Graduate, providing students with a broad world perspective and a wide range of skills to prepare them for the next phase of their journeys. At Knox everyone knows your name and each student’s potential is unlocked and maximized because of the boundless experiences a Knox education provides. We are proud of our 100% acceptance to top four-year universities. Whether you are an aspiring engineer or equestrian, artist or architect, performer or physicist, a Knox education unlocks every student’s potential and prepares them for success after high school.

Unique Characteristics

The Knox School is a progressive, co-educational, independent, college preparatory boarding and day school located on 40 acres of serene waterfront property along the North Shore of Long Island, New York. Just minutes from Manhattan, our small yet diverse student body represents more than 15 countries, and attracts students from local Long Island communities, the New York tri-state area, and across the U.S.

College Matriculation These are the handful of schools or colleges where students have most frequently matriculated.

  • Cornell University
  • Rutgers University
  • New York University
  • University of California- Multiple Campuses
  • Parsons School of Design

Academics

Semesters
Schedule
ESL Programs
Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

No SSAT Required
Rolling Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
SSAT SAO
School-Specific

Student Body

150
Students
Co-Ed
Gender
Boarding
0%
International
0%
Students
of Color
0%
International Students From The countries with the largest number of students at the school.
South Korea, China, Spain, Montenegro, Vietnam.

Location

Address541 Long Beach Road, Saint James, New York, 11780
Nearby Airports

LaGuardia Airport (46 miles from campus)

John F. Kennedy International Airport (47 miles from campus)

Campus Size40 Acres

Contact Information

Caitlyn Adams-Davis
Admissions Director
Virginia Riccardi
Head of School
+1 (631) 686-1600 ext. 414
Phone