Hillsdale Academy

     Tel: (517)607-3301
Grades: K - 12 | 191 students
Founded in 1990, the Academy serves as a model kindergarten-through-twelfth grade school.
Under the auspices of Hillsdale College, the Academy bases its curriculum on a solid grounding in fundamental academic skills, an exploration of the arts and sciences, and an understanding of the foundational tenets of our Judeo-Christian and Greco-Roman heritage.
Originally K-8, the Upper School was incorporated in 1998, and the first graduation occurred in June 2001.
Hillsdale Academy offers an academically enriched alternative to students in Hillsdale County and the surrounding area.
Students are admitted to the Academy based on the combined strengths of their application and interview, inasmuch as these show evidence of personal motivation.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1990

Student Body

Total Students 191 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Hillsdale Academy Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 12 students
Average SAT score 1969
Average ACT score 28

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,610
% on Financial Aid 47%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, NHS/NJHS, Quiz Bowl, Student Council, Yearbook Chess Club, NHS/NJHS, Quiz Bowl, Yearbook, Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Manor (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Steamburg Amish (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Country Side Montessori School (2.1 miles away)
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  • HillsdaleSteamburg Amish
      (Amish)

    HillsdaleMI 49242
      (Amish)
    0.6 mi | 16 students | Gr. 2-9                      
  • HillsdaleCountry Side Montessori School
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    2551 W Bacon Rd
    HillsdaleMI 49242
    (517)437-2030
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    2.1 mi | 24 students | Gr. PK                      
  • JonesvilleThe Manor
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    115 East Street P O Box 98
    JonesvilleMI 49250
    (517)849-2151
    Special Education School  (Non-sectarian)
    4.3 mi | 120 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • ReadingCooper Amish School
      (Amish)
    3971 Reading Rd
    ReadingMI 49274
      (Amish)
    8.4 mi | 25 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • PittsfordFreedom Christian School
      (Baptist)
    9400 Beecher Rd
    PittsfordMI 49271
    (517)523-3426
      (Baptist)
    8.5 mi | 80 students | Gr. K-12                      

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