Westover is an independent college preparatory boarding and day school for young women in grades 9–12. Founded in 1909, Westover is located halfway between the beautiful cities of New York City and Boston. Westover empowers young women to lead lives of consequence. Girls who attend Westover make lifelong friendships and have a support system to help them achieve their dreams. The mission at Westover is to, “empower young women to lead lives of consequence.” Through the core values of strength of character, women’s empowerment, passion for learning, and community are what make Westover unique.