Hilton Head Preparatory School

Tel: (843)671-2286
Grades: PK-12 | 411 students
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
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Hilton Head Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
Admissions Director Ms. Bobbie Somerville
Admissions Associate Elizabeth Glick


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


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 Private 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 Grades Students
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 113 students
    0.1 miles
    9 Foxgrape Road
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: 6-12 | 144 students
    2 miles
    11 New Orleans Rd
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: K-12 | 412 students
    6.5 miles
    55 Gardner Drive
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    7 miles
    45 Beach City Rd
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
  • Tybee Island
    Grades: K-9 | 94 students
    10 miles
    714 Lovell Ave
    Tybee Island, GA 31328

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