Oldest Founding Date
- Among "All-Girls Schools", view the boarding schools with the oldest founding date (2018-19).
- 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).
Purnell School Photo - Ninth grade students work on creating their own Advice Blog during their Seminar Class. Their blog is a part of Purnell's award-winning Affinities Program.
Saint Mary's School Photo - Saint Mary's School, established in 1842, is an independent, Episcopal, college-preparatory boarding and day school for girls in grades 9-12 in Raleigh, North Carolina. It is the fourth oldest girls' boarding/day school in the United States.
Stoneleigh-Burnham School Photo - Stoneleigh-Burnham offers one of the premier equestrian centers among secondary schools in the U.S. Our equestrian center is located on campus and that means girls can walk from their classes and dorm rooms directly to the barn. Every rider, from the complete novice to the advanced jumper, receives personalized instruction from experienced coaches that reflects her interests, goals, and abilities.
Oldfields School Photo - PERFORMING ARTS* Three theater productions each year* Plethora of dance and theater classes offered during the academic day* Oldfields Dance Company* Opportunities to perform off-campus(PICTURE: Members of the Oldfields Dance Company)
St. Timothy's School Photo - The Commons is equal parts living room and dining room. The newest building on campus, the Commons is a gathering space that houses the dining hall and the new Redlands Cafe.
Buffalo Seminary Photo - Our one-to-one tablet computer program gives each girl instant access to a wealth of information.
Miss Hall's School Photo - The Athletic Department at Miss Hall's instills in student-athletes the values of fitness, teamwork, and competition while inspiring each girl to master physical skills, envision her potential, strive to attain goals, build confidence, and experience the power of community pride.
Oldest Founding Date (2018-19)
Among All-Girls Schools (out of 27 schools)
Sorted by range (alphabetically within range)
- Boarding School Year Founded Grades Location
- 4. 1842
900 Hillsborough Street
Raleigh, NC 27603
- 6. 1851
Grades: 9-12, PG
205 Bidwell Parkway
Buffalo, NY 14222
- 10. 1874
54 W. Main Street Box 691
Baltic, CT 06330
- 14. 1903
Grades: 7-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
10 Elm Avenue
Toronto, Canada 00000
- 16. 1907
Grades: 9-12, PG | 5-12, PG (day)
4800 139th Avenue SE
Bellevue, WA 98006
- 18. 1910
Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
300 Garrison Forest Road
Owings Mills, MD 21117
- 19. 1911
Grades: 9-12, PG | 6-12, PG (day)
230 Bushy Hill Road
Simsbury, CT 06070
- 20. 1913
Grades: 8-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
11600 Welch Road
Dallas, TX 75229
- 23. 1931
440 St. Katherine Dr.
La Canada Flintridge, CA 91011
- 26. 1989
Grades: 7-12, PG
31500 Grape St. #326
Lake Elsinore, CA 92532
- 27. 2012
Grades: 6-12 | Pre-K-12 (day)
234 Global edu-ro, Daejeong-eup, Seogwipo-si
Jeju-do, South Korea 63644
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