The 25 richest boarding schools in the US

Phillips exeter academy thumbnailMelia Robinson/Business InsiderPhillips Exeter Academy, the richest boarding school in the US.

The nation’s top boarding schools aren’t just academic powerhouses. Many also control insane amounts of money as well.

To find the richest boarding schools in the country, we looked at each school’s endowment, as reported on Boarding School Review, and ranked them from largest to smallest.

Here are the top 25 wealthiest boarding schools, ranked:

25. Church Farm School — Exton, Pennsylvania: $US135 million

24. Northfield Mount Hermon — Gill, Massachusetts: $US136 million

22. TIE: St. George’s School — Newport, Rhode Island: $US138 million

22. TIE: The Thacher School — Ojai, California: $US138 million

21. The Hockaday School — Dallas, Texas: $US145 million

20. Hill School — Pottstown, Pennsylvania: $US153 million

19. St. Andrew’s School — Middletown, Delaware: $US170 million

18. The Loomis Chaffee School — Windsor, Connecticut: $US180 million

17. Episcopal High School — Alexandria, Virginia: $US203 million

16. Middlesex School — Concord, Massachusetts: $US215 million

15. Cranbrook Schools — Bloomfield Hills, Michigan: $US217 million
14. The Taft School — Watertown, Connecticut: $US238 million
12. TIE: Mercersburg Academy — Mercersburg, Pennsylvania: $US244 million
12. TIE: Milton Academy — Milton, Massachusetts: $US244 million
11. Peddie School — Hightstown, New Jersey: $US252 million
10. Woodberry Forest School — Woodberry Forest, Virginia: $US309 million
9. Choate Rosemary Hall — Wallingford, Connecticut: $US318 million
8. The Lawrenceville School — Lawrenceville, New Jersey: $US320 million
7. Culver Academies — Culver, Indiana: $US322 million
6. Groton School — Groton, Massachusetts: $US361 million
5. The Hotchkiss School — Lakeville, Connecticut: $US362 million
4. St. Paul’s School — Concord, New Hampshire: $US483 million
3. Deerfield Academy — Deerfield, Massachusetts: $US492 million
2. Phillips Academy Andover — Andover, Massachusetts: $US800 million
1. Phillips Exeter Academy — Exeter, New Hampshire: $US1.15 billion

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