About Northwood School

  • Northwood School is a coeducational, independent boarding school in Lake Placid, New York offering a trimester-based college preparatory curriculum for students in grades 9 through 12, plus a post-graduate year. 
  • Northwood's student body is comprised of 190 students from around the United States and the world, 85% of whom live on campus. 
  • The school boasts a student to faculty ratio of 5:1, with an average class size of 10 students. 
  • Beyond the classroom, Northwood offers students competitive athletic programs and co-curricular programs in arts, music, outdoor recreation, community service, and robotics. 
  • As a private boarding school in New York, Northwood School provides students with a well-rounded educational experience, allowing them to find success at college and beyond. 

About Us


No Braelyn and Alekesi in the photo.

2019 Team photo

Competition History


Our Robots

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