Hilton Head Preparatory School

     Tel: (843)671-2286
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 411 students
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Hilton Head Preparatory School seeks to educate college-bound students in a safe environment.
Instilling personal integrity is central to our educational purpose.
We strive to prepare a diverse population of qualified students for academic challenges, for a successful college experience, and for rewarding lives.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 411 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Hilton Head Preparatory School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 50%
Average Class Size 13 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, French, Government, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art, U.S. History, 
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

% on Financial Aid 21%
Admissions Director Ms. Bobbie Somerville
Admissions Associate Elizabeth Glick

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Big Buddies, Chess Club, Drumline, Environmental Club, Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA), Girls Talk Club, Interact Club, National Honor Society, Outdoor Club, Quiz Bowl Club, Robotics Club, Rocketry Club, SALSA Club, Student Council, Students of Diverse Backgrounds, Yearbook, Zonta Club Big Buddies, Chess Club, Drumline, Interact Club, Outdoor Club, Quiz Bowl Club, Robotics Club, Rocketry Club, SALSA Club, Yearbook, Zonta Club, Environmental Club,
Fellowship of Christian Athletes (FCA),
Girls Talk Club,
National Honor Society,
Student Council,
Students of Diverse Backgrounds,

School Notes:

Hilton Head Preparatory School is a private, independent school where boys and girls from Junior Kindergarten through twelfth grade are challenged and encouraged to develop into confident and thoughtful young adults. Teachers, students and parents hold high expectations as students pursue a rigorous curriculum and exciting extra-curricular activities. Whether in lower, middle or upper school, every teacher knows who you are.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage Academy (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sea Pines Montessori Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sea Pines Montessori Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Hilton Head IslandSea Pines Montessori Academy
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    9 Foxgrape Road
    Hilton Head IslandSC 29928
    (843)785-2534
    Montessori School  (Non-sectarian)
    0.1 mi | 113 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Hilton Head IslandHeritage Academy
    11 New Orleans Rd
    Hilton Head IslandSC 29928
    (843)842-8600
    2 mi | 144 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Hilton Head IslandHilton Head Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    55 Gardner Drive
    Hilton Head IslandSC 29926
    (843)681-2878
      (Christian)
    6.5 mi | 412 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • Hilton Head IslandSt Francis Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    45 Beach City Rd
    Hilton Head IslandSC 29926
    (843)681-6501
      (Roman Catholic)
    7 mi | 185 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • Tybee IslandSt. Michaels Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    714 Lovell Ave
    Tybee IslandGA 31328
    (912)786-4507
      (Roman Catholic)
    10 mi | 94 students | Gr. K-9                      

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