Hilton Head Preparatory School

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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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1965

Student Body

Total Students411 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
10%
State avg.: 14%
Students by GradeHilton Head Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio11:1
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 Clu

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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