The Hill Center

3200 Pickett Road,
Durham, NC, 27705-0277
Tel: (919)489-7464
Grades: K - 12 | 155 students
 For nearly three decades, The Hill Center has enabled students with learning differences to succeed, not just in the classroom, but throughout their lives.
We serve students and teachers through pioneering Academic and Outreach Programs based on our evidence-based Hill Methodology.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
Other associations(s) for exceptional children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported LD, ADHD, Dyslexia, etc...
Year Founded 1977

Student Body

Total Students 155 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 17%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade The Hill Center Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 4 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $16,960
% on Financial Aid 23%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Admissions Director Wendy Speir

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 05/15/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Durham Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Durham Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Durham Academy (0.2 miles away)
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  • Durham Durham Academy    
    3501 Ridge Road
    Durham , NC , 27705
    (919)493-5787
    0.2  mi  |  1160  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Durham
    Cresset Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    3707 Garrett Rd
    Durham , NC , 27707
    (919)489-2655
    (Baptist)
    0.4  mi  |  236  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Durham
    Montessori Children's House Of Durham
    Montessori School
    2800 Pickett Road
    Durham , NC , 27705
    (919)489-9045
    Montessori School
    0.9  mi  |  152  students  |  Gr.  NS-6
  • Durham
    Lerner Jewish Community Day School
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    1935 W. Cornwallis Road
    Durham , NC , 27705
    (919)286-5517
    Special Program Emphasis (Jewish)
    1  mi  |  147  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Durham
    Trinity School of Durham & Chapel Hill
    (Christian)
    4011 Pickett Road
    Durham , NC , 27705
    (919)402-8262
    (Christian)
    1.2  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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