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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Upcoming Events

March 29, 2020

Return to Campus

EMS 6-7pm HS 6-8pm

April 1, 2020


8am Girard College Chapel

April 2, 2020


3- 5:30pm Spring Break Begins for Students

April 3, 2020

Faculty/Staff In-Service (Half Day)

No Classes Offices Closed at 12pm