Top Pennsylvania Boarding Schools

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Mercersburg Academy Photo - Mercersburg Academy's campus as seen from atop the Irvine Memorial Chapel
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Mercersburg Academy Photo - Mercersburg Academy's campus as seen from atop the Irvine Memorial Chapel
Perkiomen School Photo - Kriebel Hall
Wyoming Seminary Upper School Photo - Sem offers an exciting range and long list of clubs, activities and leadership opportunities. Often student-initiated, these groups provide experiences not found in the classroom or on the playing fields.
The Phelps School Photo - Founded in 1946, The Phelps School is dedicated to the personalized education for the boy who seeks success academically, personally and socially. Our first obligation is to create a caring, sensitive climate which emphasizes the positive in every situation.
Shady Side Academy Photo - Rowe Hall is the Senior School's main academic building residing at the heart of its 130 acre campus which feels like a small college. The campus also includes 2 dormitories, dedicated buildings for the visual and performing arts, an extensive athletic complex and ice rink, and in 2018 the McIlroy Center for Science and Innovation.
Linden Hall School Photo
Erie First Christian Academy Photo - Every boarding student in the past three years have been accepted to attend a college or university.
Westtown School Photo - Main building
The Kiski School Photo - The Swank Student Center
Grier School Photo
George School Photo - Main Hall
Valley Forge Military Academy Photo - VFMA offers college preparatory academics, credentialed faculty, competitive PIAA athletics, and individual attention, providing cadets with an environment focused on their academic success.
Hill School Photo - The Hill School sets a high standard for students in their dress and appearance to express pride in themselves and their respect for one another. Academic Dress is worn throughout the academic day whenever students are in an academic or public area, chapel services, sit-down meals, required evening performance, or any other designated occasion.
Solebury School Photo - Solebury School's music program includes a chorus, rock band, and instrumental and jazz ensembles. A block of time is carved out of the school schedule each day for students to pursue their music interests.

Top Pennsylvania Boarding Schools (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • 8150 Oliver Rd.
    EriePA 16510
    (814)866-6979

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 295 students
  • George School
    George School Photo - This clock sits in Red Square in the middle of Campus and helps students get to class on time!
    (Society of Friends)
    1690 Newtown Langhorne Road
    NewtownPA 18940
    (215)579-6547

    Grades: 9-12 | 540 students
  • Grier School
    Grier School Photo
    All-girls 
    2522 Grier School Road
    TyronePA 16686
    (814)684-3000

    Grades: 7-12, PG | 285 students
  • 860 Beech Street
    PottstownPA 19464
    (610)326-1000

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 525 students
  • 1888 Brett Lane
    SaltsburgPA 15681
    (724)639-8035

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 200 students
  • 212 East Main Street
    LititzPA 17543
    (717)626-8512

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 220 students
  • 300 East Seminary Street
    MercersburgPA 17236
    (717)328-6173

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 440 students
  • 200 Seminary Street
    PennsburgPA 18073
    (215)679-9511

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 332 students
  • 583 Sugartown Road
    MalvernPA 19355
    (610)644-1754

    Grades: 6-12, PG | 110 students
  • 423 Fox Chapel Road
    PittsburghPA 15238
    (412)968-3180

    Grades: 9-12 | 442 students
  • 6832 Phillips Mill Road
    New HopePA 18938
    (215)862-5261

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 235 students
  • 1001 Eagle Road
    WaynePA 19087
    (610)989-1200

    Grades: 7-12 | 200 students
  • Westtown School
    Westtown School Photo - Main building
    (Society of Friends)
    975 Westtown Rd
    West ChesterPA 19382
    (610)399-7900

    Grades: 9-12 | Pre-K-12 (day) | 385 students
  • 201 North Sprague Ave.
    KingstonPA 18704
    (570)270-2160

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 458 students
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