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Students in class sit at the oval-shaped Harkness Table, the cornerstone of Phillips Exeter Academy's unique, student-centered teaching method.

What it’s like to attend Phillips Exeter Academy, one of the most elite boarding schools in America

Phillips Exeter Academy, which was founded in 1781, is a boarding school unlike any other.
Students must complete six work requirements for graduation.

A tiny boarding school on a Vermont dairy farm produced one of the most influential billionaires in Silicon Valley

Reid Hoffman, cofounder of LinkedIn, applied to a The Putney School, a tiny boarding school in southern Vermont without telling his parents. See what it's like.
If you're deemed an "admit six" you probably made it through.

Here’s what it takes to get into the best high school in America, an elite boarding school that feeds students into the Ivy League

To get a glimpse into what the Andover looks for in winning applications, Business Insider spoke with current dean of admissions Jim Ventre.
Phillips Academy in Andover, Massachusetts.

Inside America’s best high school — a boarding school that costs $53,900 a year and feeds students into the Ivy League

Phillips Academy, a prestigious boarding school located in Andover, Massachusetts, is the best high school in America. Take a look inside.

Inside Léman Manhattan Preparatory School, the New York City boarding school that costs more than Harvard

Here's what it's like to attend Léman as a high school boarding student.

The 15 best private high schools in America

Even in the elite world of private high schools, not all academies are created equal. Here are the top-ranked private high schools in the US

An investigation at an elite New Hampshire boarding school found 13 former staff members engaged in ‘sexual misconduct’

A report released Monday by St. Paul's School details the "substantiated claims" of sexual misconduct by 13 former faculty and staff members at the school.

A boarding-school student shared the essay about the ‘elite world of Andover’ that got her into the Ivy League

Zöe Sottile, a senior at Phillips Academy, writes about life at the elite boarding school in her college admissions essay, published in the New York Times.

The victim in an elite boarding-school rape case reveals her identity a year after her attacker avoided the most serious conviction

During the sexual-assault trial of Owen Labrie, the senior at the elite boarding school whom Prout accused of raping her, she remained anonymous.

America’s most prestigious boarding school reveals that it barred a longtime faculty member from campus

The letter explained that Phillips Exeter first learned of the incidents of misconduct in 2011 and 2015.