Hilton Head Preparatory School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Students386 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Hilton Head Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size13 students
Advanced CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Language, English Literature, French, Government, Physics, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art, U.S. History

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
% on Financial Aid
21%
Admissions DirectorMs. Bobbie Somerville
Admissions AssociateElizabeth Glick

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBaseball, 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

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.
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: K-12 | 382 students
    6.5 miles
    55 Gardner Drive
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29926
    (843)681-2878
    6.5 K-12
    382
  • Beaufort
    Beaufort Academy
    Beaufort Academy Photo
    (Christian)
    Grades: PK-12 | 286 students
    22.1 miles
    240 Sams Point Rd
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843)929-9207
    22.1 PK-12
    286
  • Hilton Head Island
    Grades: 6-12 | 100 students
    2 miles
    11 New Orleans Rd
    Hilton Head Island, SC 29928
    (843)842-8600
    2 6-12
    100
  • Bluffton
    Cross Schools
    (Episcopal)
    Grades: K-8 | 305 students
    11.7 miles
    495 Buckwalter Parkway
    Bluffton, SC 29910
    (843)706-2000
    11.7 K-8
    305
  • Pomfret
    Grades: 9-12 | 360 students
    829.7 miles
    398 Pomfret St
    Pomfret, CT 06258
    (860)963-6100
    829.7 9-12
    360

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Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in South Carolina is $6,081 for elementary schools and $7,074 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in South Carolina is 90% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).