Masters School

Dobbs Ferry
, NY
Location
Secondary (Grades 9-12)
Age
College Prep
Focus
Co-Ed
Gender
667
Students
35%
Boarding
Casual
Dress Code From most to least formal:
Uniform, Formal, Casual, Informal.
26
Sports
1877
Year Founded

Description

The Masters School is a rigorous, coeducational, college preparatory, boarding and day school located on 96 wooded acres, just 12 miles north of New York City. Students and teachers make full use of great campus facilities as well as one of the most exciting classrooms in the world: New York City. As a boarding and day school, this is a place of high standards, great achievement, and hard work, where the Harkness teaching method of engaged academics is featured. But this is also a place of creativity, diversity, and fun. The curriculum is diverse and very challenging. The athletic teams are competitive and accomplished. The fine arts program is exceptional and has been developing artists of music, dance, visual arts, and theater for many years. An engagement with the School’s community service program has been a guiding principle since the School’s founding in 1877.

Unique Characteristics

Signature programs in Ethical Leadership, Global & Civic Exchange, and Innovation & Entrepreneurship —- Located 12 miles from New York City.

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

  • Babson¬†College
  • Colorado College
  • Dartmouth College
  • Lehigh University
  • Princeton University
  • Tufts University
  • Washington University

Academics

Semesters
Schedule
No ESL Programs
No Summer Programs
No Saturday Classes

Admissions

No SSAT Required
January Application Deadline
Preferred Application Platform
Gateway
SSAT SAO

Student Body

667
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.

Brazil, Jamaica, Germany, Thailand, Mexico, Ukraine, and many more…

Location

Address49 Clinton Avenue, Dobbs Ferry, NY 10522
Nearby Airports

JFK

LaGuardia

Newark International

Campus Size96 Acres

Contact Information

Emma Katznelson
Admissions Director
Laura Danforth
Head of School
914-479-6400
Phone