Founded in 1848, Blair Academy is a co-educational boarding school in Blairstown, NJ, located 65 miles from New York City. Strong student-teacher relationships are at the heart of the Blair experience. Faculty members teach to exacting standards and are fully invested in knowing each student and creating individualized learning opportunities that foster independence and self-motivation. Traditional sports, plus golf, skiing, squash and crew, are offered. In addition, Blair boasts a notable fine and performing arts program featuring theatrical productions, instrumental and choral ensembles, architecture and media studies.