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  • Among "All-Girls Schools", view the boarding schools with the highest average SAT scores (2018-19).
  • For several key reasons (listed below), these comparisons are intended only as informal reference points for evaluating the SAT taking ability of a school's student body.
  • A school's average SAT score is based on a relatively small sample of students from year to year (typically less than 100 students for a graduating class).
  • Average SAT scores, then, can naturally fluctuate year to year while the quality of the overall program and strength of the student body remains consistent.
  • Schools in the list below are often separated by small statistical differences, which for all intents and purposes, are not meaningful in determining the overall strength of the student body between two schools.
  • As a final note: average SAT scores should never be used by a family as an expectation of what score they can expect their child to receive if they go to a particular institution.
  • The SAT correlates very closely with the SSAT: Students who have high SSAT scores invariably have high SAT scores and vise versa - SAT scores generally reflect the testing ability of the student prior to being admitted at a school.

Highest Average SAT Scores (2018-19)

Among All-Girls Schools (out of 13 schools)

Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School Average SAT Score Grades Location
  • 1.
    >1400
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    285 Pawling Avenue
    TroyNY 12180
    518-833-1320
  • 2.
    Linden Hall School
    Linden Hall School Photo
    All-Girls 
    1350-1400
    Grades: 6-12, PG
    212 East Main Street
    LititzPA 17543
    717-626-8512
  • 3.-7.
    Chatham Hall
    Chatham Hall Photo - Our traditions are a vital force: They bridge the generations, bond new students with old, and help us continually build our community. Best of all, they're a lot of fun (and they help make Chatham Hall the unique place it is).
    All-Girls  (Episcopal)
    1300-1350
    Grades: 9-12
    800 Chatham Hall Circle
    ChathamVA 24531
    434-432-5516
  • 3.-7.
    Dana Hall School
    Dana Hall School Photo - Dancers at all levels find their groove at Dana Hall.
    All-Girls 
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12
    45 Dana Road
    WellesleyMA 02482
    781-489-1331
  • 3.-7.
    Grier School
    Grier School Photo
    All-Girls 
    1300-1350

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    2522 Grier School Road
    TyronePA 16686
    814-684-3000
  • 3.-7.
    Miss Hall's School
    Miss Hall's School Photo - The Girls' Leadership Project (GLP) at Miss Hall's School is the ongoing exploration of what best helps girls become powerful, undeterred agents of their own futures. We believe that girls are the highest and best authorities on their own experience and that in order to lead in the future, they should begin by leading now.
    All-Girls 
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    492 Holmes Road, PO Box 1166
    PittsfieldMA 01201
    413-499-1300
  • 3.-7.
    Santa Catalina School
    Santa Catalina School Photo - At Home in the Dorm
    All-Girls  (Catholic)
    1300-1350

    Grades: 9-12
    1500 Mark Thomas Drive
    MontereyCA 93940
    831-655-9356
  • 8.-11.
    Buffalo Seminary
    Buffalo Seminary Photo - SEM students think globally - in this opportunity, through Model UN competitions.
    All-Girls 
    1250-1300
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    205 Bidwell Parkway
    BuffaloNY 14222
    716-885-6780
  • 8.-11.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day)
    230 Bushy Hill Road
    SimsburyCT 06070
    860-408-4200
  • 8.-11.
    1250-1300

    Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
    300 Garrison Forest Road
    Owings MillsMD 21117
    410-559-3111
  • 8.-11.
    Westover School
    Westover School Photo - Life in the Dorms
    All-Girls 
    1250-1300

    Grades: 9-12
    1237 Whittemore Rd., P.O. Box 847
    MiddleburyCT 06762
    203-577-4521
  • 12.
    1200-1250
    Grades: 9-12
    60 Main Street
    FarmingtonCT 06032
    8604093530
  • 13.
    Academy of the Holy Family
    Academy of the Holy Family Photo - Boarding students weekend trip to Boston
    All-Girls  (Catholic)
    1100-1150
    Grades: 9-12
    54 W. Main Street Box 691
    BalticCT 06330
    860-822-6279

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