The Hillside School & Learning Center

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  • Designed to help struggling students navigate the educational system to find success and transition from high school to college.
  • In small classes of less than 12 students, The Hillside School uses a combinaiton of focused teaching techniques and positive reinforcement to reach each individual student.
  • Dual-enrollment, flexible schedules, and onlin hybrid classes prepare students for college.

School Overview

School TypeSchool with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Students51 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 43%
Students by GradeThe Hillside School & Learning Center Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size7 students
Number of AP Courses5 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesAP Biology, AP English Language and Composition, AP English Literature and Composition, AP Physics, AP Spanish
Average SAT score1130
Average ACT score22
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(In good taste)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$16,600
Tuition NotesFinancial Aide available upon request through application process
% on Financial Aid
21%
Average Financial Aid Grant$6,200
Acceptance Rate
84%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRobert Frank
Admissions AssociateCynthia Hatcher

Sports

Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBasketball, Flag Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballBasketballFlag Football,
GolfSoccer,
SoftballUltimate Frisbee,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Volunteer Club, Yearbook Committee

Club or Organization:
Art Club, Drama Club, Fitness Club, Hiking Club, National Honor Society, Student Council

School Notes

  • The Hillside School offers five programs, each aimed at solving a particular educational challenge for students between the ages of 13 and 18. The five programs are: The Hillside Day School, Hillside Dual Enrollment, Hillside Summer School, Hillside Afterschool Credit Programs and Hillside Educational Therapy.
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