Miss Hall's School

  • Miss Hall's School augments a sophisticated college-preparatory curriculum and STEAM program with two innovative, nationally acclaimed programs. Through Horizons, girls work off-campus to hone communication and problem-solving skills, refine ethical positions, strengthen financial literacy, and explore interests for college majors and careers.
  • Through the Girls Leadership Project, girls design programs and workshops around the themes of "voice" and leadership.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedAcademic Skills Center for Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded1898

Student Body

Total Students206 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by GradeMiss Hall's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size10 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAlgebra II - Honors, Biology, Biology - Honors, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry - Honors, English Literature, Environmental Science, European History, French, Human Geography, Latin, Spanish, Statistics, Studio Art, U.S. History,
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$57,750
Tuition Notes$57,740 Boarding $35,000 Day $3,550 International Fee
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorDavid Hopkins


Total Sports Offered13 sports
SportsAlpine Skiing, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Freestyle Skiing, Golf, Lacrosse, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
EquestrianFreestyle Skiing,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.38 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Admission Ambassadors, Aerobics, Art Club, Athletic Association, Environmental Club, Essence (Diversity Group), Film Society, Fitness Swimming, French Club, Gay-Straight Alliance, Golf, Grace Notes, Hallmark (Yearbook), Hallways (Newspaper), HIFA (Halls is for Animals), Instrumental Ensemble, International Student Alliance, Intramural Games, Latin Club, Merrie Melodies, Movement and Dance, Personal Authority and Leadership Source, Pilates, Recreational Running, Recreational Skiing and Snowboarding, Recreational Tennis, Social Committee, Sol (Poetry), Spanish Club, Student Council, Students for a Free Tibet, SWAT (Dance Troupe), Technical Theatre, Theatre Ensemble, Vocal Ensemble, Yoga, Z Club (Community Service)

Club or Organization:
Field Hockey

School Notes

  • Tucked into the Berkshire Hills of Western Massachusetts, Miss Hall's School is one of the foremost college-preparatory schools for girls in the country. Established in 1898, the School combines a traditional college-preparatory curriculum with two innovative, nationally acclaimed programs Horizons, a weekly off-campus, experiential learning opportunity, and the Girls' Leadership Project, which transforms the School into a leadership laboratory. Approximately 190 boarding and day students in grades nine through twelve come from 20 states and 18 countries. The student body is diverse with 25 percent of the students being of color and 35 percent being international. Approximately 50 percent of the students receive some level of financial assistance to attend the School. The School sits on 80 acres in Berkshire County and employs 80 women and men who teach, administer the program, and secure and maintain the buildings and grounds. Governance of the School is through a 28-member Board of Trustees comprised of alumnae and current and past parents. There are over 3,500 alumnae living in 49 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, and 55 countries around the globe.
  • To learn more about what is happening at Miss Hall's School right now, visit our social media sites: http://www.facebook.com/MissHallsSchool http://www.twitter.com/MissHallsSchool http://www.youtube.com/MissHallsSchool
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