Ellis on the Move will guide Ellis’ continued evolution with a focus on being a leader in developing the remarkable qualities that not only prepare girls for college, but that transcend academic excellence and shape truly remarkable women. All who love Ellis are invited to climb aboard for the next phase of this remarkable school’s adventures. Ellis is truly on the move.


For over 100 years, The Ellis School has evolved as the world has changed.

Equally vital, we have maintained our fierce focus on being a place where girls grow and learn in all the best ways to prepare them to soar in the world into which they will graduate.

Mission and Vision

The Ellis School educates girls and young women to become bold, authentic, intellectually vibrant changemakers.

Five Strategic Priorities

To sustain our vision and move Ellis along a path of continued innovation and excellence, our strategic priorities fall into five categories.