Situated on a hilltop with breathtaking views of the Atlantic Ocean and crowned with a distinctive English Gothic chapel, St. George’s School proudly stakes claim as one of the best boarding schools in New England
, providing an exceptional high school academic experience. Founded in 1896 with a mission to develop students of high moral character with values imparted by a rigorous curriculum, St. George’s alumni go on to become the exemplars of scholars, leaders, change-makers, and community-minded citizens.
St. George’s graduates have matriculated at some of the world’s most prestigious colleges and universities, going on to become academics and scientists, winners of Academy Awards and Pulitzer Prizes, and leaders in the fields of business and finance, literature, fine arts, science, politics, and law.
Who we are
St. George’s is a coeducational, college-preparatory school
, accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges and the Board of Education of the State of Rhode Island. Recognized as one of the premier boarding schools in the United States, the school boasts a first-rate interdisciplinary curriculum, with 115 courses offered in Creative & Performing Arts, Humanities, Language & Culture Studies, and STEM (science, technology, engineering and math), 20 of which are highly challenging advanced classes. It also has first-rate athletics and arts programs, and outstanding facilities.
St. George’s now hosts 380 students in grades 9-12, with 16% of the student body hailing from outside the United States. In the spirit of our Episcopal heritage, students, faculty, and staff of all cultures, traditions, faiths and religious traditions enjoy our inclusive atmosphere, which fosters a climate of humility, kindness, trust, and respect. Students of all backgrounds, and whose life experiences vary, come together to form a truly unique, supportive community of learners performers, athletes, and leaders.