Holderness School

Po Box 1879,
Plymouth, NH, 03264-0326
Tel: (603)536-1257
Grades: 9 - 12 | 286 students
At Holderness, we focus on clear, consistent thinking and applying the principles of logic.
The academic program at Holderness is geared to providing a strong preparation for all colleges and universities.
Throughout the curriculum, we emphasize reading with comprehension and writing with clarity.
In mathematics and the physical sciences, as well as the social sciences and languages, we focus on clear, consistent thinking and applying the principles of logic.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1879

Student Body

Total Students 286 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 12%
State avg.: 10%
Students by Grade Holderness School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $42,670
% on Financial Aid 41%
Admissions Director Mr. Tyler Lewis
Admissions Associate Tobi Pfenninger

Sports

Total Sports Offered 23 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Climbing, Cross Country, Cycling, Dance, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Football, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Ice Hockey, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Mountaineering, Nordic Skiing, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Softball, Squash, TennisAlpine SkiingBaseball,
BasketballClimbing,
Cross CountryCycling,
DanceEquestrian,
Field HockeyFootball,
Freestyle SkiingGolf,
Ice HockeyKayaking,
LacrosseMountain Biking,
MountaineeringNordic Skiing,
Rock ClimbingSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
Tennis

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mount Prospect Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is White Mountain Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Calvary Christian School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Plymouth Mount Prospect Academy
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 58
    Plymouth , NH , 03264
    (603)536-1102
    All-boys  (Nonsectarians)
    0  mi  |  100  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Plymouth
    White Mountain Montessori School
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    17 Broadway St
    Plymouth , NH , 03264
    (603)536-2555
    Montessori School (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Plymouth
    Calvary Christian School
    (Baptist)
    115 Yeaton Road
    Plymouth , NH , 03264
    (603)536-4022
    (Baptist)
    2.2  mi  |  42  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Rumney The Hunter School
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    Po Box 600
    Rumney , NH , 03266
    (603)786-2922
    Special Education School (Nonsectarians)
    11  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  PK
  • New Hampton The New Hampton School
    (Nonsectarians)
    70 Main Street
    New Hampton , NH , 03256
    (603)677-3401
    (Nonsectarians)
    11.4  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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