Girard College
2101 S. College Avenue
Philadelphia, PA 19121

Phone:    215-787-2621
Fax:    215-787-2725
Primary Admissions Contact:
Rafhia Foster, Director of Admissions and Cultural Competencies
County: Philadelphia
Gender: Coed
Boarding/Day: Boarding
Grades Offered: 1 - 12
Religious Affiliation: Nonsectarian
Enrollment: 320
Special Needs Programs: No
Accreditation: MSAC&S
Memberships: NAIS, PAIS
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Girard College is a private boarding school (1-12) for academically capable students from families with limited financial resources, headed by a single parent or guardian. Girard’s mission is to prepare its students for advanced education and life as informed, ethical and productive citizens through a rigorous educational program that promotes intellectual, social and emotional growth.

All Girard students receive full scholarships to take part in the school’s strong academic program and to live safely on its enclosed 43-acre campus in the Fairmount section of Philadelphia.

What's Happening In Our School?
Tuesday, November 19, 2019 9:30 AM
Talk & Tour Open House at Girard College
Please join us for a Tuesday Talk & Tour where you can see for yourself what an inspiring and wonderful community Girard College is! Tours are conducted from 9:30 – 11:30 a.m. on select Tuesdays. Each tour provides you with the opportunity to visit classrooms, see students at work, and meet with faculty and/or administrators. Tours begin promptly at 9:30 a.m. and last till 11:30 a.m. Please arrive a few minutes early in order to experience the full tour. Students are welcome to attend with a parent or guardian.

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