Hampstead Academy

Tel: (603)329-4406
Grades: PK-8 | 200 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 Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1978

Student Body

Total Students 200 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Hampstead Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 2 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Clean, comfortable, non-revealing)

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $14,500
Tuition Notes Available on website under Admissions
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Heather Wheeler
Admissions Associate Lyn Kutzelman


Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Fencing, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
FencingFreestyle Skiing,


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

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
  • East Hampstead
    La Petite Maison
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 21 students
    1.6 miles
    Po Box 3188
    East Hampstead, NH 03826
  • East Hampstead
    Grades: PK-K | 19 students
    1.7 miles
    266 E Main Street
    East Hampstead, NH 03826
  • East Hampstead
    Beginnings & Beyond
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: PK-KG | 34 students
    1.8 miles
    320 Sandown Rd Unit 10
    East Hampstead, NH 03826
  • Hampstead
    Stepping Stones School
    Daycare / Preschool
    Grades: NS-K | 28 students
    1.9 miles
    61 Main Street
    Hampstead, NH 03841

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The average private school tuition in New Hampshire is $10,286 for elementary schools and $29,286 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New Hampshire is 73% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).