Girard College is a 5-day boarding school for academically capable students, grades 1 through 12, from families headed by a single parent or guardian. We provide full scholarships to all of our students.

100% of Students Receive Need-based, Full Scholarships
20k+ Alumni
100% College Acceptance
12:1 Student-to-Faculty Ratio
43 Acre Campus in the Fairmount Section of Philadelphia
Grades 1-12

My family always says that Girard was a blessing to them. They couldn't imagine a life without Girard, and they couldn't imagine me without Girard.

Tiffany Bass '18

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January 24, 2020

On Stage at Curtis: Anansi and the Great Light (TV Broadcast)

In the spring of 2019, students from Girard College partnered with composer Nick DiBerardino and…

January 27, 2020

Boys JV Basketball vs Phelps School

4:30 p.m. Girard College 2101 S College Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121

January 27, 2020

Boys Varsity Basketball vs Phelps School

6:00 p.m. Girard College 2101 S College Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121

January 28, 2020

Boys Varsity Basketball vs Pine Forge Academy

6:00 p.m. Girard College 2101 S College Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121

January 30, 2020

Boys JV Basketball vs Cristo Rey

4:30 p.m. Girard College 2101 S College Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19121