Hampstead Academy

320 East Road,
Hampstead, NH, 03841-0381
Tel: (603)329-4406
Grades: PK - 8 | 216 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.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 216 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 90%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Clean, comfortable, non-revealing)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,500
Tuition Notes Available on website under Admissions
% on Financial Aid 4%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate 55%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Heather Wheeler
Admissions Associate Lyn Kutzelman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCross CountryDanceFencing
Freestyle SkiingGolfLacrosseSnowboardingSoccer
SoftballSwimmingTennisVolleyball
BaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
FencingFreestyle Skiing,
GolfLacrosse,
SnowboardingSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 12 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Chess Club, Chinese, Destination Imagination, Drama, Latin, Lego League, Math Club, Orchestra, Robotics, Special Chorus, Student Council Art, Chess Club, Chinese, Drama, Latin, Lego League, Math Club, Orchestra, Robotics, Special Chorus, Destination Imagination,
Student Council,

School Notes:

  • "Educating the Whole Child"

    Founded
    1978
    Original name
    Atkinson Learning Center
    Grades
    Pre-K through 8
    Number of students
    210
    Boys / Girls
    50% / 50%
    New Hampshire towns represented
    24
    Massachusetts towns represented
    14
    Mascot
    Husky

     

  • Profile last updated: 09/02/2012

Nearby 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)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hampstead All Our Childrens House A Montessori School
    Montessori School
    144 East Road
    Hampstead , NH , 03841
    (603)329-9380
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  44  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • East Hampstead La Petite Maison
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    Po Box 3188
    East Hampstead , NH , 03826
    (603)378-0100
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.6  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  K
  • East Hampstead
    Mudpies & Make Believe Ch Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    266 E Main Street
    East Hampstead , NH , 03826
    (603)378-9310
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.7  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • East Hampstead
    Beginnings & Beyond
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    320 Sandown Rd
    East Hampstead , NH , 03826
    (603)329-0124
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |  43  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Hampstead Stepping Stones School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    61 Main Street
    Hampstead , NH , 03841
    (603)329-8215
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.9  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  K-NS

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