About Malvern

Malvern Preparatory School is an independent, Augustinian school for young men in grades six through twelve.
Our innovative approach to teaching and learning engages and inspires today's young men to become tomorrow's leaders - through inquisitive thinking, character development, and lifelong friendships. On our state-of-the-art college-like campus, students enjoy an extraordinary independent school experience that not only prepares them to excel at the next level, but to lead meaningful lives grounded in Augustinian values.

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Hear from our students about why they feel Malvern Prep is the best fit for them.

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The best way to experience Malvern is to schedule a visit. We look forward to seeing you soon!

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The Augustinian values of Truth, Unity, and Love play a central role across our curriculum.

facts & figures


Total Students in the Upper & Middle Schools


More than 80% of our faculty hold an advanced degree


Student to Faculty Ratio


Visits from College Reps. During 2019-2020


of the Inter-Ac League


More than 30 Clubs and Activities for Students


103-acre campus in Malvern, PA.


employees participated in the SEED experience


by the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools (PAIS)

Malvern News

  • Athletics
  • Middle School
  • Upper School

The Inter-Academic Athletic League has issued a new statement regarding Fall Sports

  • Athletics
  • Middle School
  • Upper School

Inter-Academic Athletic League gives a July update

Bettenhausen '16 Leveraging Blockchain to Make an Impact in the Aviation Industry

David Bettenhausen '16 (Villanova University '20) formed the Blockchain Society on Villanova's campus to share his passion for blockchain and create an environment for students to learn more about the emerging technology. Bettenhausen and his peers, including Phong Nguyen Dang '22, competed in R3's Global University Pitch Competition with their company, Aerotrax Technologies. While they didn't win, they made an impact and are working hard to launch the company.

Rowing has strong showing at USRowing Virtual Youth National Championships
  • Athletics
  • Upper School

Competing on socially-distanced rowing machines in the O'Neill Sports Center on Friday, June 12, seven Malvern rowers who qualified for the 2020 USRowing Virtual Youth National Championships took their last competitive strokes of the 2020 spring season, resulting in two crews finishing second in the country.

Malvern Prep is the direct continuation of the academy program founded in 1842 by the Augustinians as the preparatory school for what is now Villanova University.