Blair Academy


City: Blairstown, NJ

Year Founded: 1848

Campus Size: 460 Acres

Grades Offered: 9th-12th, PG

Number of Students: 470

Percent Boarders: 80%

Average Class Size: 12

Gender: Co-Ed

Diversity: 25 States & 26 Countries represented

Signature Program: Society of Skeptics, Blair Leadership Stories, Dual Advisors, Collaborative Learning

Founded in 1848, Blair Academy is a dynamic, coeducational boarding school in northwest New Jersey, located 65 miles from New York City. As members of an inclusive, vibrant community, 460 students pursue a superior college preparatory education and explore their passions in the arts, athletics, academics and service. Strong faculty-student relationships foster personalized learning opportunities and academic achievement, while our cross-curricular public speaking and leadership programs teach students to advocate for themselves and others.


Blair graduates are empowered to become persons of great accomplishment and character who distinguish themselves at top colleges and as leaders in their professions and communities

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