Oldest Founding Date (2017-2018)

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  • Among "All-Boys Schools", view the boarding schools with the oldest founding date.
  • The "founding dates" below are the dates that schools have traditionally.
  • Note that the definition of "founding date" may differ slightly from school to school (e.g., whether it selects the year the school first received its charter or the year it first admitted students - regardless, the differences between the two are often small).

Oldest Founding Date

Among All-Boys Schools (out of 40 schools)

Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School Year Founded Grades Location
  • 1.
    Georgetown Preparatory School
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    1789
    Grades: 9-12
    10900 Rockville Pike
    North BethesdaMD 20852
    301-214-1215
  • 2.
    Bridgton Academy
    All-Boys 
    1808
    Grades: 11-12, PG
    PO Box 292
    North BridgtonME 04057
    207-647-3322
  • 3.
    1831
    Grades: 8-12, PG
    3042 College St.
    AustinburgOH 44010
    4402752811
  • 4.
    1836
    Grades: 8-12, PG
    200 N. Carlisle St.
    New BloomfieldPA 17068
    717-582-2121
  • 5.
    1854
    Grades: 7-12
    304 S. Beach Blvd.
    Bay St. LouisMS 39520
    228-467-9057
Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
  • Boarding School Year Founded Grades Location
  • 6.
    1879
    Grades: 7-12
    225 S. Wayne Avenue
    WaynesboroVA 22980
    1-800-946-7773
  • 7.
    1885
    Grades: 9-12
    3535 Commerce Rd.
    Orchard LakeMI 48324
    2484311697
  • 8.-9.
    St. John's Military School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    1887
    Grades: 6-12
    Po Box 5020
    SalinaKS 67402
    (866)704-5294
  • 8.-9.
    Subiaco Academy
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    1887

    Grades: 7-12
    405 North Subiaco Avenue
    SubiacoAR 72865
    479-934-1034
  • 10.
    The Kiski School
    All-Boys 
    1888
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    1888 Brett Lane
    SaltsburgPA 15681
    724-639-8035
  • 11.-13.
    1889
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    204 Grand Street
    MexicoMO 65265
    573-581-1776
  • 11.-13.
    St. Catherine's Academy
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    1889

    Grades: 4-8 | K-8 (day)
    215 N. Harbor Blvd.
    AnaheimCA 92805
    714-772-1363
  • 11.-13.
    1889

    Grades: 9-12
    241 Woodberry Station
    Woodberry ForestVA 22989
    888-798-9371
  • 14.
    1892
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    520 Hwy. 1 North
    CamdenSC 29020
    800-948-6291
  • 15.
    Fork Union Military Academy
    All-Boys  (Baptist)
    1898
    Grades: 7-12, PG
    P.O. 278, 4744 James Madison Hwy
    Fork UnionVA 23055
    1-800-462-3862
  • 16.
    Christ School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    1900
    Grades: 8-12
    500 Christ School Road
    AshevilleNC 28704
    8286846232
  • 17.-18.
    Hillside School
    All-Boys 
    1901
    Grades: 5-9
    404 Robin Hill Street
    MarlboroughMA 01752
    508-485-3483
  • 17.-18.
    Salisbury School
    All-Boys 
    1901

    Grades: 9-12, PG
    251 Canaan Road
    SalisburyCT 06068
    860-435-5732
  • 19.
    McCallie School
    All-Boys 
    1905
    Grades: 9-12 | 6-12 (day)
    500 Dodds Avenue
    ChattanoogaTN 37404
    1-800-234-2163
  • 20.-21.
    1907
    Grades: 7-12
    2001 Riverside Drive
    GainesvilleGA 30501
    1-800-462-2338
  • 20.-21.
    Trinity-Pawling School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    1907

    Grades: 9-12, PG | 7-12, PG (day)
    700 Route 22
    PawlingNY 12564
    845-855-4825
  • 22.-23.
    Blue Ridge School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    1909
    Grades: 9-12
    273 Mayo Drive
    St. GeorgeVA 22935
    434-985-2811
  • 22.-23.
    Hargrave Military Academy
    All-Boys  (Baptist)
    1909

    Grades: 7-12, PG
    200 Military Drive
    ChathamVA 24531
    800-432-2480
  • 24.-25.
    1910
    Grades: 7-12
    2605 Carlsbad Blvd.
    CarlsbadCA 92008
    888-762-2338
  • 24.-25.
    1910

    Grades: 6-12
    425 South Lindbergh Blvd.
    St. LouisMO 63131
    314-692-6640
  • 26.
    1922
    Grades: 6-9
    271 Pine Nook Road, P.O. Box 7
    DeerfieldMA 01342
    413-774-9111
  • 27.
    South Kent School
    All-Boys  (Episcopal)
    1923
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    40 Bulls Bridge Road
    South KentCT 06785
    860-927-3539
  • 28.-29.
    1927
    Grades: 9-12, PG
    500 Old Farms Road
    AvonCT 06001
    800-464-2866
  • 28.-29.
    1927

    Grades: 9-12
    4129 Lake Shore Road
    HamburgNY 14075
    716-627-1200
  • 30.
    1928
    Grades: 7-12 | 6-12 (day)
    1001 Eagle Road
    WaynePA 19087
    610-989-1200
  • 31.
    1930
    Grades: 8-12 | 1-12 (day)
    4175 West 29th Avenue
    Vancouver, BCCanada 00001
    6042213915
  • 32.
    1945
    Grades: 9-12
    62 Alumni Drive
    CanaanNH 03741
    603-523-3548
  • 33.
    1946
    Grades: 6-12, PG
    583 Sugartown Road
    MalvernPA 19355
    610-644-1754
  • 34.
    1948
    Grades: 3-12
    28 Patey Circle
    RindgeNH 03461
    603-899-3325
  • 35.
    1961
    Grades: 9-12
    3701 Sinclair Lane
    BaltimoreMD 21213
    312-496-5533
  • 36.
    St. Thomas More School
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    1962
    Grades: 8-12, PG
    45 Cottage Road
    OakdaleCT 06370
    860-823-3861
  • 37.
    1965
    Grades: 8-12, PG
    320 Iwo Jima Blvd
    HarlingenTX 78550
  • 38.
    Mount Michael Benedictine School
    All-Boys  (Catholic)
    1970
    Grades: 9-12
    22520 Mount Michael Road
    ElkhornNE 68022
    402-238-1457
  • 39.-40.
    1978
    Grades: 6-12
    14 Greenwood Lane
    PutneyVT 05346
    802-387-4545
  • 39.-40.
    1978

    Grades: 5-12
    6727 South Chippawa Rd
    Wellandport, OntarioCanada 12345
    905-386-6203

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