Listing of Pennsylvania boarding schools - Boarding school directory for the State of Pennsylvania – Christian boarding schools and Christian boarding schools and schools for troubled youth.
  • Carson Long Military Institute

    New Bloomfield, PA

    Carson Long Military Institute is a private all-boy school in New Bloomfield, Pennsylvania. If you don't count Carson Long Military Institute, there are 11…

    6 - 12
    all-boy
    84 Students
    24 Teachers
  • Church Farm School

    Exton, PA

    Church Farm School is a private all-boy school in Exton, Pennsylvania. Exton is a large suburb in Chester County, where you will find 126…

    7 - 12
    all-boy
    184 Students
    30 Teachers
  • George School

    Newtown, PA

    George School is a private coed school in Newtown, Pennsylvania. Newtown is a large suburb in Bucks County, where you will find 109 other…

    9 - 12
    coed
    525 Students
    87 Teachers
  • Grier School

    Tyrone, PA

    Grier School is a private all-girl school in Tyrone, a rural area in Pennsylvania. 3 other private schools are located in Huntingdon County too,…

    7 - 12
    all-girl
    258 Students
    63 Teachers
  • Linden Hall

    Lititz, PA

    Linden Hall is a private all-girl school in Lititz, Pennsylvania. Lititz is a large suburb in Lancaster County. Lancaster County is home to 288…

    5 - 12
    all-girl
    244 Students
    29 Teachers
  • Milton Hershey School

    Hershey, PA

    Milton Hershey School is a private coed school in Hershey, Pennsylvania. Hershey is a rural area in Dauphin County, where you will find 43…

    12
    coed
    1835 Students
    190 Teachers
  • Perkiomen School

    Pennsburg, PA

    Perkiomen School is a private coed school in Pennsburg, Pennsylvania. Pennsburg is a large suburb in Montgomery County, where you will find 162 other…

    6 - 12
    coed
    301 Students
    41 Teachers
  • Shady Side Academy

    Pittsburgh, PA

    Shady Side Academy is a private coed school in Pittsburgh, a large suburb in Pennsylvania. 147 other private schools are located in Allegheny County…

    12
    coed
    928 Students
    120 Teachers
  • Solebury School

    New Hope, PA

    Solebury School is a private coed school in New Hope, Pennsylvania. If you don't count Solebury School, there are 109 private schools in Bucks…

    7 - 12
    coed
    233 Students
    51 Teachers
  • The Hill School

    Pottstown, PA

    The Hill School is a private coed school in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. Their campus is set in a small suburb, which is just one important…

    9 - 12
    coed
    494 Students
    68 Teachers
  • The Phelps School

    Malvern, PA

    The Phelps School is a private all-boy school in Malvern, Pennsylvania. Malvern is a large suburb in Chester County. Chester County is home to…

    7 - 12
    all-boy
    116 Students
    28 Teachers
  • Valley Forge Military Academy

    Radnor, PA

    Valley Forge Military Academy is a private all-boy school in Radnor, a large suburb in Pennsylvania. 95 other private schools are located in Delaware…

    7 - 12
    all-boy
    260 Students
    28 Teachers
  • Westtown School

    West Chester, PA

    Westtown School is a private coed school in West Chester, Pennsylvania. West Chester is a rural area in Chester County. Chester County is home…

    12
    coed
    700 Students
    107 Teachers

What's Up in Pennsylvania

Pennsylvania is known for hard-working citizens and an ability to come out on top time and time again. Its boarding schools also reflect this, giving students the chance to gain a world-class education and lay the foundation for a successful life. To do so, there are many boarding schools that have excellent reputations.

Carson Long Military Institute View profile »

The oldest boarding school in the nation that offers military training, Carson Long is designed for students looking at making the military a possible career path. In order to achieve this, they must successfully pass a rigorous academic program at the school, along with participating in junior ROTC.

With small classes and a wide array of academic classes available, it continues to be a popular choice for many parents and their children.

Girard College

Coed for grades 1-12, Girard College is located in Philadelphia and sits on 43 acres. Originally a school for orphans when it first opened in 1848, it became a coed school designed for children whose parents were of limited financial means. In keeping with that tradition, the school offers full scholarships to all who are accepted, opening the doors of education to those who may not have been able to afford it otherwise.

Mercersburg Academy

An elite coed school of 430 students, Mercersburg Academy offers more than 160 different classes from which students can choose, which is one of the largest varieties of any school in the United States. The student body is very diverse, with more than 35 percent of the school’s students coming from foreign nations.

Valley Forge Military Academy View profile »

With such distinguished alumni as J.D. Salinger and General Norman Schwarzkopf, Valley Forge Military Academy has built a long-lasting reputation of academic and military excellence. Coed for grades 7-12, it has more than 600 students and places a strong emphasis on physical fitness and character. To become a cadet, a student must demonstrate good citizenship as well as excellent physical and mental health. Due to its excellent reputation, the school often has a long waiting list of those seeking admission.

The Grier School View profile »

An all-girls school, Grier offers a personalized academic experience for students. Low student-teacher ratios, combined with Advanced Placement programs and an SAT program known for improving test scores, makes this school the first choice of many parents. Along with the usual academic courses, students can also take classes in dance, horseback riding, and music.

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