The Hill School

717 East High St,
Pottstown, PA, 19464-0194
Tel: (610)326-1000
Grades: 9 - 12 | 506 students
The mission of The Hill School is to prepare students from across the United States and around the world for excellence in college, careers, and life.
The Hill School combines a challenging liberal arts curriculum with clear moral direction and leadership training in a structured residential community.
Dedicated to the development of the minds, bodies, and souls of all Hill students, the School professes not only to describe the world in which they live but also to teach the best ways to live.
The Hill School's rigorous curriculum is founded firmly on the classical and Judeo-Christian traditions that value refinement of thought and fortification of character to liberate and charge the individual with responsibility to the common good.
The Hill School is committed to inculcating those fundamental traditions while developing in students the practical skills and core knowledge on which further learning must be based, then to leading students to a global perspective on the world and their places in it.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 9 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Year Founded 1851

Student Body

Total Students 506 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 32%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(coat and tie)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31
Yearly Tuition Cost $51,400
Tuition Notes day 35500
% on Financial Aid 40%
Average Financial Aid Grant $31,000
Admissions Director Thomas Eccleston IV
Admissions Associate Dana Hunter-Watt

Sports

Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports BaseballBasketballCross CountryDivingField Hockey
FootballGolfIce HockeyLacrosseSoccer
SoftballSquashSwimmingTennisTrack and Field
Water PoloWrestling
BaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDiving,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSquash,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldWater Polo,
Wrestling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is St. Pius X High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Aloysius Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Collegeville Montessori School (4.7 miles away)
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  • Pottstown St. Aloysius Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Hanover And 3rd Streets
    Pottstown , PA , 19464
    (610)326-6167
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.7  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Pottstown
    Pottstown KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1550 Industrial Highway
    Pottstown , PA , 19464
    (610)326-0554
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.9  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Pottstown
    Wyndcroft School
    1395 Wilson Street
    Pottstown , PA , 19464
    (610)326-0544
    1.1  mi  |  247  students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Pottstown
    St. Pius X High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    844 N Keim Street
    Pottstown , PA , 19464
    (610)326-8990
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  533  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Pottstown
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award West-Mont Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    873 S Hanover Street
    Pottstown , PA , 19465
    (610)326-7690
    (Christian)
    1.3  mi  |  261  students  |  Gr.  K-12

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