Welcome to Knox




Visual & Performing Arts


Knox Athletics


Community & Residential Life


College Acceptances


Admissions Events


Knox Equestrian


Leave a Legacy

Homepage News
April 19, 2022

Fireside Chat with Mrs. Riccardi

Sit and chat with Head of School Virginia Riccardi in an informative Fireside Chat video presentation. As a Knox educator and an administrator for more than 10 years, Mrs. Virginia…
Homepage News
April 8, 2022

School Calendar is Now Available

Please review the complete School Calendar for the 2022/23 School Year. All events listed in RED are mandatory events for both boarding and day students. Please plan accordingly. A PDF…
Knox Brochure Icon ImageHomepage News
March 24, 2022

Knox Admissions Brochure

We invite you to flip through our newly published admissions brochure. Enjoy! Click on the enlarge icon on the top right of the flipbook screen for full-screen viewing or use…
Homepage News
February 24, 2022

Best Boarding High School in New York

The Knox School is proud to announce that it has been ranked among the TOP TEN Boarding High Schools in New York according to Niche.com. We thank the amazing Knox…



Community Spotlights


Image of student Alexander HarrisStudent Spotlight
June 3, 2021

Alexander Harris ’21

Alexander Harris is a senior with a long-standing history as a Knox student. He joined the school community in the seventh grade and each year, has experienced tremendous growth academically…
Student Spotlight
May 21, 2021

Dennis Coticelli ’21

Dennis Coticelli joined The Knox School’s student body as a ninth-grader looking for a college-preparatory education and a chance to grow his athletic prowess. Upon arrival, he made an immediate…
Student Spotlight
May 17, 2021

Zijian (Simon) Ju ’21

Zijian (Simon) Ju is an ambitious young scholar who has shown exponential growth throughout the years, having joined the Knox community as a middle school student. Although the 2020/2021 school…
Student SpotlightUncategorized
March 11, 2021

Richard Schineis ’21

Richard Schineis is an athlete and scholar with ambitions of greatness. Playing the position of Goalie for three seasons on The Knox Falcon’s Varsity Soccer team,  Richard’s impressive roster of…
Faculty Spotlight
June 24, 2021

Donna Pergola

Donna Pergola joined The Knox School’s faculty in 2015 as an English Teacher with great ambition and endless energy. Her enthusiasm for her position and the empowerment of her students…
Image of Art Teacher Andreika Eikerenkoetter-HorneFaculty Spotlight
March 9, 2021

Andreika Eikerenkoetter-Horne

The Knox School is happy to introduce Studio Art Teacher Mrs. Andreika Eikerenkoetter-Horne to the faculty of the Department of Visual and Performing Arts. Mrs.  Eikerenkoetter-Horne brings extensive expertise in…
Image of STEM Teacher Angelo Mauro with two studentsFaculty Spotlight
May 6, 2020

Angelo Mauro

Going into his fourth year as teacher, dorm parent, and STEM Coordinator, Mr. Angelo Mauro has elevated the Knox STEM Program to great heights!  In 2019, Mr. Mauro managed an…
Faculty Spotlight
September 5, 2019

Emma Sharkey-Frageau

The Knox School is happy to showcase the outstanding contributions of Emma Sharkey-Frageau who continues her extremely valuable role as a member of the Knox team for her 11th year.…
Alumni Spotlight
February 2, 2022

Yuxuan (Tom) Ouyang ’17 & Haoyue (Diana) Li ’17

This winter, our school community had the pleasure of enjoying a surprise visit by Knox Alums Yuxuan (Tom) Ouyang '17 and Haoyue (Diana) Li '17! Each of these highly successful…
Alumni Spotlight
October 27, 2021

Brandon Persaud ’20

It’s always a great day when an Alum visits his Home Beside the Shore! Brandon Persaud ‘20, recently visited the Knox campus to reconnect with his Knox family and share…
Alumni Spotlight
May 6, 2020

Matthew Rosen, PhD ’88

Professor Matthew Rosen ‘88 is a Harvard physicist and a modern-day tool-builder. His research bridges the spectrum from fundamental physics to applied bio-imaging, and for the last seven years, he…
Alumni Spotlight
September 5, 2019

Chris Strompolos ’89

Chris Strompolos ’89, Entertainment Industry, Los Angeles, California Chris Strompolos was born in Arlington Heights Illinois and grew up in Biloxi, Mississippi. On the Mississippi Gulf Coast from 1982 -…


We have a home beside the shore
A peaceful place for which we’ll yearn
A quiet place to which we’ll turn
In days to come, when time has passed,
But this is not goodbye, for
We have a home beside the shore.