Andover, Massachusetts, USA
Co-Ed, No Religious Affiliation
Phillips Academy, better known as Andover, is an independent coeducational boarding high school known for academic excellence and community diversity. Andover offers a need-blind admission program, which removes financial need as an obstacle to admission. Students hail from 44 states and 33 countries; 46 percent receive support from a $17 million financial aid budget. An approximately $800 million endowment supports small classes and unparalleled breadth and depth in academics, wide-ranging opportunities in athletics, performing arts, community service and extracurricular activities. Resources include state-of-the-art technology, two museums, and art and language-learning centers. The academy was founded in 1778.