New Hampton School is a learning environment where happiness matters.
Our community celebrates students as individuals and independent thinkers, game-changers and global citizens, athletes, artists, and entrepreneurs.Here, they feel wholly welcomed, creatively inspired, motivated by empathy, and empowered by choice.Peers from 30 countries engage with, encourage, and honor one another.
With distinctive opportunities such as the International Baccalaureate Diploma Programme, Project Week, Apple Distinguished School resources, experiential learning, exceptional athletics, stunning geography, and a challenging, individualized curriculum, students and faculty connect in an inclusive and innovative educational experience.At New Hampton School, a healthy, balanced and confident student body is at the heart of an excellent education.

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 347 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $64,700
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Top Rankings

New Hampton School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New Hampshire for:

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Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year
Yes
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Language-Based and Executive Functioning Learning Differences
Year Founded
1821

Student Body

Total Students
347 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 20%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
70 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size
11 students
Number of AP Courses
4 courses
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Day students: $38,500
% on Financial Aid
44%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$24,000
Acceptance Rate
40%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Will McCulloch
Endowment Size
$23 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
24 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Debate Club, Film Club, Future Business Leaders of America, Greenhouse Club, Health and Wellness, Math Club, Model UN, Philosophy Club, Recruitment Ambassadors, Robotics, Student Activities Council, Sustainability Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Husky TV, Literary Magazine, Theatre Tech

Recreational Athletic Programs:
3v3 Basketball, Dance Club, Fitness Club, Instructional Tennis, Outdoor Adventure, Recreational Golf, Skiing and Snowboarding, Yoga

School Notes

  • New Hampton School Mission: New Hampton School cultivates lifelong learners who will serve as active global citizens. We enhance the potential of students and promote academic success and development of caring community members. Our students are talented artists, athletes, and leaders who often learn best through hands-on experiences. If you're ready to GO BEYOND yourself, we're ready for you.
  • New Hampton was the first New England boarding school to be approved to offer the International Baccalaureate Program.
  • In 2010, The School introduced an iPad Pilot Program in 2010 and became a 1:1 iPad Program in 2012. NHS was named an Apple Distinguished School in 2013. Our values ground our school community and its programs, initiatives, and distinctive culture. We promote and engage students in purposeful self-exploration that models and encourages healthy risk-taking in the context of personal growth. Our school community commits itself to social equality and personal respect among all members of our school and extended community.
  • We honor and validate the diversity of all learners in our community, promoting understanding of the unique gifts each student possesses.
  • Our school community celebrates a genuine approach to campus living where we respect individuals for who they are and what they contribute to our school and extended community.
  • Our school reflects an on-going examination and refinement of our programs to place the school as a nationally recognized innovator among independent schools.
  • We expect all members of our school community to be forthright and honest, to maintain personal integrity in all relationships, and to embrace our core values of respect and responsibility.
Profile last updated: 09/28/2021

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Top Ranked NH School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 347 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $64,700
  • Acceptance rate: 40%
  • Average class size: 11 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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