Linden Hall

212 East Main Street,
Lititz, PA 17543
Tel: 1-800-258-5778
Gr: (Boarding) 6-12 | 250 students
At Linden Hall, we strive to create a thoughtful, inclusive, and cooperative community in which young women can grow into leaders without the complications of social competitiveness.
The adults in our community model intellectual inquisitiveness and a sense of fun; as a result, students at Linden Hall feel safe taking on new adventures, celebrating their successes, and learning from their challenges.
Small class sizes allow each student to receive individual attention from her teachers and to be assured that her own strengths and opportunities for growth are supported. 

Watch School Video:

Click image below to play video
 admissions video

Alumni Reviews
  Review school

Top 20 Placements:

Listed among the top 20 boarding schools (out of 329 schools) for:

Definition of Terms 
2014 School Data
Linden Hall Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered 6-12, PG 8-12
School Type All-girls Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support No No
Religious Affiliation Non-denominational Non-denominational
Year Founded 1746 1908
Campus Size 47 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 250 students 300 students
% Students of Color 10% 18%
% Students Boarding 70% 67%
Average SAT Score 2095 * National Avg. »View
Offers Post-Grad Year Yes No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal
Average Class Size 12 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:12 1:7
# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 19 15
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 70% 66%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes


Endowment Size $2 million $15 million
Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
$49,500 $47,500
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$21,000 $26,110
Tuition 5 day boarding $44,530 $36,800
% Students on Financial Aid 33% 35%
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No


Application Deadline None / Rolling Jan. 15
Accepts Standardized Application Yes No
SSAT Required Yes Yes
Average Percentile SSAT 78% -
Director of Admissions Kate R. Rill  
Associate Director of Admissions Heidi Lohr  

AP / Advanced Courses

# of AP/Advanced Courses Offered 19 15
AP Biology AP Calculus A/B
AP Calculus C/D AP Chemistry
AP Differential Equations AP English Language and Composition
AP English Literature AP European History
AP French Language and Culture AP Mandarin
AP Microeconomics AP Multivariable Calculus
AP Physics B AP Physics C
AP Spanish AP Statistics
AP Studio Art - 2D, Photography,Painting and Drawing AP US History
Chinese Language and Culture


# Interscholastic Sports Offered 10 14
SportsBasketball, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball


Total Extracurricular Organizations 20 24
ExtracurricularsAerobics, Ciberchicks, Dance, Drama Competition Team, Echo Literary Magazine, Equestrian Team, Hallmarks, Halloween Parade, Hand Bell Choir, International Night, Kick Boxing, Ledger, School Newspaper, Linden Hall Choir, National Honor Society, Photography, Pilates, Student Council, Weight Training, Yearbook, Yoga

College Matriculation

Year: - 10 Most Popular College Choices  (# Enrolled)
Link to Matriculation Data

School Notes:

Nearby Schools:

The nearest school is Hill School (35.6 miles away)
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PottstownHill School
    717 East High Street
    (610) 326-1000
    35.6 mi | 518 students | Gr. 9-12
  • West ChesterWesttown School
    975 Westtown Rd
    West ChesterPA19382
    42.8 mi | 381 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • StevensonSt. Timothy's School
    8400 Greenspring Avenue
    55.6 mi | 180 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Owings MillsGarrison Forest School
    300 Garrison Forest Road
    Owings MillsMD21117
    56.9 mi | 298 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • MiddletownSt. Andrew's School, DE
    350 Noxontown Road
    (302) 285-4231
    59.6 mi | 300 students | Gr. 9-12
Recent Articles
Traits of the Best Schools
Traits of the Best Schools
Published August 17, 2014
What makes some schools really better than others? What makes them the best schools?
Here are some answers to the more common concerns we parents have when our child goes off to boarding school.
Several things make boarding school special. The learning, the community, the sports. All these and more.
Featured Schools
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Country of citizenship:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:    Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.


(enter "N/A" if not applicable)

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!