Hampstead Academy

Tel: (603)329-4406
Grades: PK-8 | 164 students
Hampstead Academy is a private, independent school located in southern New Hampshire.
The school provides excellence in education and promotes the establishment of sound character in a secure environment where learning is valued and life is revered.
At Hampstead Academy, students not only learn basic skills, they explore ideas and develop higher level thinking skills that produce positive results.
Accredited by NEASC.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 164 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Hampstead Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
90%
Average Class Size 14 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Clean, comfortable, non-revealing)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $15,500
Tuition Notes Available on website under Admissions. Tuition varies depending on grade level.
% on Financial Aid
4%
Average Financial Aid Grant $3,500
Acceptance Rate
55%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Wendy Rapaport
Admissions Associate Lyn Kutzelman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 11 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryFreestyle Skiing,
GolfSnowboarding,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Chess Club, Chinese, Destination Imagination, Drama, Latin, Lego League, Math Club, Orchestra, Robotics, Student Council Art, Chess Club, Chinese, Drama, Latin, Lego League, Math Club, Orchestra, Robotics, Destination Imagination,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • "Educating the Whole Child"Founded1978Original nameAtkinson Learning CenterGradesPre-K through 8Number of students175Boys / Girls50% / 50%New Hampshire towns represented22Massachusetts towns represented10MascotHusky

Profile last updated: 01/30/2016

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Bradford Christian Academy (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is All Our Childrens House A Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is All Our Childrens House A Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hampstead
    Grades: PK-K | 44 students
    0.7 miles
    144 East Road
    Hampstead, NH 03841
    (603)329-9380
    0.7PK-K
    44
  • East Hampstead
    La Petite Maison
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 21 students
    1.6 miles
    Po Box 3188
    East Hampstead, NH 03826
    (603)378-0100
    1.6PK-KG
    21
  • East Hampstead
    Grades: PK-K | 19 students
    1.7 miles
    266 E Main Street
    East Hampstead, NH 03826
    (603)378-9310
    1.7PK-K
    19
  • East Hampstead
    Beginnings & Beyond
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 34 students
    1.8 miles
    320 Sandown Rd Unit 10
    East Hampstead, NH 03826
    (603)329-0124
    1.8PK-KG
    34
  • Hampstead
    Stepping Stones School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 28 students
    1.9 miles
    61 Main Street
    Hampstead, NH 03841
    (603)329-8215
    1.9NS-K
    28

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