The Ellis School, founded in 1916, is Pittsburgh’s only age 3 to grade 12 all girls’ independent school. Serving 400 students, The Ellis School's mission is to prepare, empower, and inspire girls through an excellent education in an all-girls environment. Our vision is to be a leading school for girls, providing an excellent education for every student and continuing to innovate so each girl thrives in school and excels in life.
The Ellis School does not discriminate on the basis of age, ethnicity, sex, national origin, race, religion, or sexual orientation in employment. We do not discriminate in student recruitment, admissions, financial aid, or any other aspect of the School’s program, except on the basis of age and sex in fulfillment of the School’s mission.