Miss Hall's School

492 Holmes Road,
Pittsfield, MA, 01201-0120
Tel: (413)499-1300
Grades: 9 - 12 | 205 students
Miss Hall's School augments a sophisticated college-preparatory curriculum with two innovative, nationally acclaimed programs.
Through Horizons, girls work off-campus to hone communication and problem-solving skills, refine ethical positions, strengthen financial literacy, and explore interests for college majors and careers.
Through the Girls Leadership Project, girls design programs and workshops around the themes of "voice" and leadership.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
National Coalition of Girls
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Academic Skills Center for Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1898

Student Body

Total Students 205 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 25%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 75%
Average Class Size 10 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Average SAT score 1850
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $49,850
Tuition Notes $49,850 Boarding $30,900 Day
% on Financial Aid 54%
Average Financial Aid Grant $27,859
Acceptance Rate 49%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Julie Bradley
Admissions Associate Francie Jarowski


Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Alpine SkiingBasketballCross CountryGolfLacrosse
Alpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 37 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Admission Ambassadors, Aerobics, Art Club, Athletic Association, Environmental Club, Essence (Diversity Group), Film Society, Fitness Swimming, French Club, Gay-Straight Alliance, Golf, Grace Notes, HIFA (Halls is for Animals), Hallmark (Yearbook), Hallways (Newspaper), Instrumental Ensemble, International Student Alliance, Intramural Games, Latin Club, Merrie Melodies, Movement and Dance, Personal Authority and Leadership Source, Pilates, Recreational Running, Recreational Skiing and Snowboarding, Recreational Tennis, SWAT (Dance Troupe), Social Committee, Sol (Poetry), Spanish Club, Student Council, Students for a Free Tibet, Technical Theatre, Theatre Ensemble, Vocal Ensemble, Yoga, Z Club (Community Service) Aerobics, Art Club, Film Society, French Club, Golf, Grace Notes, Latin Club, Pilates, Sol (Poetry), Spanish Club, Vocal Ensemble, Yoga, Admission Ambassadors,
Athletic Association,
Environmental Club,
Essence (Diversity Group),
Fitness Swimming,
Gay-Straight Alliance,
HIFA (Halls is for Animals),
Hallmark (Yearbook),
Hallways (Newspaper),
Instrumental Ensemble,
International Student Alliance,
Intramural Games,
Merrie Melodies,
Movement and Dance,
Personal Authority and Leadership Source,
Recreational Running,
Recreational Skiing and Snowboarding,
Recreational Tennis,
SWAT (Dance Troupe),
Social Committee,
Student Council,
Students for a Free Tibet,
Technical Theatre,
Theatre Ensemble,
Z Club (Community Service),

School Notes:

    • Tucked into the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts, Miss Hall's School is one of the foremost college-preparatory schools for girls in the country. Established in 1898, the School combines a traditional college-preparatory curriculum with two innovative, nationally acclaimed programs – Horizons, a weekly off-campus, experiential learning opportunity, and the Girls' Leadership Project, which transforms the School into a leadership laboratory. Approximately 190 boarding and day students in grades nine through twelve come from 20 states and 18 countries. The student body is diverse with 23 percent of the students being of color and 20 percent being international. Approximately 50 percent of the students receive some level of financial assistance to attend the School. The School sits on 80 acres in Berkshire County and employs 80 women and men who teach, administer the program, and secure and maintain the buildings and grounds. Governance of the School is through a 28-member Board of Trustees comprised of alumnae and current and past parents. There are over 3,500 alumnae living in 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and 55 countries around the globe.
    • To learn more about what is happening at Miss Hall's School right now, visit our social media sites: http://www.facebook.com/MissHallsSchool http://www.twitter.com/MissHallsSchool http://www.youtube.com/MissHallsSchool

    Profile last updated: 11/13/2013

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