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Academic Year: USD 82,835
Kimball Union's mission is to create a deep sense of belonging for every member of their community. Through intentionally designed experiences and challenges, their students develop the knowledge, voice, and character to live with purpose and integrity. KUA Design is their approach to learning- it allows staff to let the students' unique experiences, interests, and abilities influence how they learn in the classroom.
Kimball Union's 1,300-acre campus is nestled in New Hampshire’s Upper Valley, a robust community of towns along New England's Connecticut River. Some highlights of the campus facilities include an Athletic Center/Arena, gym and fitness center, 7 sport fields, and their STEM center.
SPORTS AND ARTS
As mentioned above, Kimball Union offers robust facilities for student athletes that international students are encouraged to be a part of. They offer unique sports such as Mountain Biking, Alpine Skiing, and Equestrian in addition to the traditional American sports like Basketball and Baseball.
Regardless of your previous level of engagement in the arts, you'll find the arts offerings at Kimball Union to be robust and fun! Artists find a home in their expansive arts center and their close proximity to rich culture resources of Dartmouth College's Hood Museum of Art and Hopkins Center for Performing Arts.
AWARDS AND ACCOMPLISHMENTS
Kimball Union has an A+ rating on Niche.com and is ranked #3 Best Private High Schools in New Hampshire. They are accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges.
DORMITORIES AND STUDENT LIFE
Each dorm is guided by a dedicated faculty member that helps students create their home away from home. Dorm families eat together, study together, study together, just like a family. There are dorm meetings weekly for discussion and general housekeeping, but also for community time and celebration. There are also student proctors who help create a sense of culture. Each year students are engaged in specific programming that promotes academic, social, and personal growth on topics such as leadership, ethics, and the transition to college.
Visit School Site: Kimball Union Academy
Visit City Site: Plainfield, New Hampshire
Educatius School Pdf: Kimball Union Academy School Profile Pdf