The Seven Hills School

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  • The Seven Hills School is an independent, non-sectarian, co-ed day school that prepares students from age 2 through 12th grade for 21st century opportunities.
  • Located on two campuses in Cincinnati, Doherty Campus located at 2627 Johnstone Place and Hillsdale Campus located at 5400 Red Bank Road, Seven Hills brings 1,012 students from more than 60 zip codes.
  • Learning at Seven Hills involves lively, intellectually vibrant classroom interactions between teachers and students.
  • Teachers focus on the individual needs of each and every child.
  • In addition to our small class sizes, a full spectrum of opportunities is offered in athletics, the arts, community service and clubs and activities.
  • Students graduate as future-ready learners with the skills and habits of mind needed to excel in college and beyond, to live honorably, to lead effectively and to learn continuously.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1906

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 21%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers83 teachers
Average Class Size15 students
Number of AP Courses12 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Advanced CoursesEnglish, Latin, French Language and Culture, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Language and Literature, U.S. History, European History, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Biology, Physics, Chemistry, and Computer Science A
Average SAT score1400
Average ACT score30
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Students on the Doherty Campus are required to wear uniforms.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 21 / Feb. 15 / rolling
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $6,740 (PK-2) - $24,740 (grades 10-12).
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant$9,000
Admissions DirectorJanet Hill
Admissions AssociateNancy Clark


Total Sports Offered14 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.23 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Academic Team, African American Awareness, Amnesty International, Anime Club, Bike Club, Canvass (School Newspaper), Certamen Club, Chess Club, Chinese Club, Environmental Club, Faculty Class Advisors, French Club, Gay, Latin Club, Math League, Mock Trial Team, Robotics Club, Spanish Club, Straight Alliance, Student Senate, Upper School Sports League, Yearbook

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Sports

School Notes

  • There's no single way to describe Seven Hills. But Seven Hills produces a singular outcome: intellectually vibrant, individually attuned, future-ready learners prepared to shape rewarding lives.
  • To put it briefly, Seven Hills is the unique combination of what we believe and how we teach, how we support each other, and, ultimately, how each child learns.
  • We believe each student's brain is like a fingerprint: entirely unique, the only one of its kind in the world.
  • We attract students who are open-minded and good-hearted.
  • We teach collaboratively, we teach to the individual, and we teach students to work hard now for rewards that come later.
  • We listen and respect each other.
  • We reflect on ideas.
  • We take our commitment to each student seriously.
  • We prepare all of our students for a great college experience.
  • We also try to inspire them to grow into great people.
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The average private school tuition in Cincinnati, OH is $5,789 for elementary schools and $14,707 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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