Mission Statement

St. Christopher’s School knows, loves, and celebrates boys, promotes their pursuit of excellence, and prepares them for lives of honor and integrity, service, and leadership.

Core Beliefs

List of 7 items.

  • We love and understand boys.

    St. Christopher's cherishes boys for their energy, curiosity, competitiveness, sense of fair play, humor, and lack of pretension.
  • We take pride in our whole boy approach to education.

    A St. Christopher's education develops boys intellectually, physically, emotionally, and spiritually.
  • We are committed to academic excellence and preparing boys both for college and for life.

    St. Christopher's offers a superior academic program that provides a foundation both for success in college and for life-long learning.
  • We recognize that we are part of something greater than ourselves.

    St. Christopher's embraces the Episcopal Schools' tradition that: sees each person as a child of God; values inclusion and spiritual growth; seeks to educate for lives of meaningful service.
  • We value the power of relationships and a community that is diverse and inclusive.

    At the heart of the St. Christopher's experience is a close-knit, welcoming community, built on meaningful relationships between students and adults, that prepares students to serve and thrive in an interconnected world with integrity, civility, and respect.
  • We believe that every boy has both the capacity and responsibility to make a positive impact on the world around him.

    Boys are inspired by a sense of mission and heroic purpose, and St. Christopher's actively encourages each boy to find and fulfill his unique promise to serve others.
  • We care most about developing young men who possess character and integrity.

    The defining feature of a St. Christopher's education is the development of character—honor and integrity, personal responsibility, compassion and respect for others, and willingness to work hard.

Momentum 2025

We Know Boys

For more than a century, parents have chosen St. Christopher's because we know boys. As a global leader in understanding, engaging and teaching boys effectively, we have found that boys learn best from active, hands-on experiences. We love boys for who they are, and we are committed to bringing out the best in each of our students -- academically, artistically and spiritually.