St. Hilda's & St.. Hugh's School

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St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's is an Episcopal, coeducation day school for children of all faiths.
The school, which reflects the authentic multicultural community of New York City, adheres to the values of the Judeo-Christian heritage and encourages in children a respect for nature and human achievement, together with a love for art, music, drama and athletics.
Each member of the school is cherished and invited to grow in knowledge, in faith, and in love of self and others.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 379 students
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 15 / Dec. 1

Top Rankings

St. Hilda's & St.. Hugh's School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in New York for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1950

Student Body

Total Students
379 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
27%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
St. Hilda's & St.. Hugh's School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
99 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
71%
Average Class Size
16 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Nov. 15 / Dec. 1
Tuition Notes
Tuition varies by grade $12,500 - $51,000. Financial Aid is available beginning in Nursery for those who qualify.
% on Financial Aid
25%
Admissions Director
Kate Dworkoski
Admissions Associate
Karen Lee
Endowment Size
$20 million

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Acolyte Guild

Club or Organization:
After School Enrichment Classes, Model Congress, Student Government

Arts and Music Programs:
Theater Production

School Notes

  • St. Hilda`s & St. Hugh`s is a place where boys and girls learn first-hand from one another to acknowledge and love the full diversity of the human condition. Our core belief, that every child is sacred, is reflected in our program as well as in the admission process.
  • We strive to admit, nurture, and graduate students from a multitude of backgrounds who will become, with our help, compassionate and confident adults. We welcome families who feel that developing children`s sense of empathy and conscience is as important as their academic success, and we work in partnership with parents to educate graduates who will use their talents and the benefits of their education to create a more just and productive world.
  • St. Hilda's & St. Hugh's students are kind and curious and have a vivacity for life and learning. In classrooms, at play, and throughout each day, we practice The Golden Rule: "Treat others as you wish to be treated." This fundamental principle defines our school culture, along with an appreciation for hard work and joyful play.

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked NY School
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 379 students
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: Nov. 15 / Dec. 1

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The average private school tuition in New York, NY is $36,193 for elementary schools and $42,889 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in New York, NY is 59% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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