Quick Stats (2023)
- Grades: (Boarding) 9-12
- Enrollment: 540 students
- Yearly Tuition (Boarding Students): $69,600
- Yearly Tuition (Day Students): $46,100
- Average class size: 14 students
- Application Deadline: Feb. 1
- Source: Verified school update
George School ranks among the top 10 schools with > 400 students (out of 97 schools) for:
Academics and Faculty
AP / Advanced Courses
Amnesty International Club, Argo, Chamber Ensembles, Creative Design, Forensic Science, George School Investing Club, Goldfish in Java, Havurah, Latin American Students Organization, LOGOS, Model United Nations, Muslim Students Association, Open Doors, Prefect Program, Running Club, SAGE (Students Associated for Greater Empathy), Skiing Club, Songwriting Club, Umoja, Women's Issues Now
Arts and Music Programs:
Ceramics Club, Community Chorus
- A global school with local roots, George School is a Quaker, co-ed boarding and day high school in Newtown, PA. Convenient to New York City and Philadelphia, the school is located on a picturesque campus of open lawns and beautiful woods.
- George School is an experienced leader in education, offering the International Baccalaureate (IB) diploma program and nearly 20 Advanced Placement courses. Students are immersed in learning across all disciplines in our rigorous yet personalized Signature Academic Program. The arts and coursework in science, robotics, and mathematics are signature elements of a George School education.
- George School graduates attend the most selective colleges and universities worldwide, and become confident and capable leaders rooted in self-awareness, self-sufficiency, and the ability to listen deeply to others.
- George School accreditations: Middle States Association
- Sample of notable school alumni/alumnae:
- Blythe Danner - Actress
- George Segal - Actor
- Stephen Sondheim - Composer
- Julian Bond - Civil Rights Leader
- Mario Capecchi - Nobel Laureate (medicine)
- Barbara Dodd Anderson - Philanthropist
Frequently Asked Questions
How much does George School cost?
George School's tuition is approximately $69,600 for boarding students and $46,100 for day students.
Who are famous alumni from George School?
George School famous alumni include: Blythe Danner, George Segal, Stephen Sondheim, Julian Bond, Mario Capecchi and Barbara Dodd Anderson.
What sports does George School offer?
George School offers 17 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track and Wrestling.
Does George School offer a summer program?
Yes, George School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What is George School's ranking?
George School ranks among the top 20 boarding schools for High percentage of students on financial aid.
When is the application deadline for George School?
The application deadline for George School is Feb. 1.
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