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.: 12%
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 Mount Prospect Academy (0 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Plymouth State University Cd & Fc (1.2 miles away)
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  • PlymouthMount Prospect Academy
    All-boys
    Po Box 58
    PlymouthNH03264
    (603)536-1102
    All-boys
    0 mi | 77 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • PlymouthWhite Mountain Montessori School
    Montessori School
    17 Broadway St
    PlymouthNH03264
    (603)536-2555
    Montessori School
    0.7 mi | 6 students | Gr. K                      
  • PlymouthPlymouth State University Cd & Fc
    Daycare / Preschool
    Msc 46
    PlymouthNH03264
    (603)535-2299
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.2 mi | 15 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • PlymouthCalvary Christian School
      (Baptist)
    115 Yeaton Road
    PlymouthNH03264
    (603)536-4022
      (Baptist)
    2.2 mi | 36 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • New HamptonA Lakes Region Montessori
    Montessori School
    7 Dana Hill Rd
    New HamptonNH03256
    (603)217-0035
    Montessori School
    10.6 mi | 7 students | Gr. KG                      

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