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Hathaway Brown School
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  • Private, All-Girls
  • SHAKER HEIGHTS, OH

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
No data available  
Interview Required
No data available  
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$31,000
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
45%
Average Financial Aid
$17,000
From Hathaway Brown School

Hathaway Brown is an all-girls K-12 day school in Shaker Heights. Since 1876, HB has educated and empowered girls with the Learn for Life Signature Approach. The school’s distinguished academics are nationally recognized and are valued by families, top colleges and universities, and employers.

The Signature Approach allows students to take ownership of their education with outstanding experiential learning opportunities such as the Storyline model in the Primary School, the Academies in Middle School, and the Fellowships for the Applied Studies in the Upper School.

HB’s model, facilitated by an incredibly impressive and engaged faculty, empowers girls to rise boldly to the challenges of the times, achieve their goals and reach their utmost potential.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1380
120 responses
Average ACT
31
170 responses

Fellowship in Applied Studies

No other school offers the distinguished academics that HB girls have through the Fellowships in Applied Studies — curricular opportunities in several disciplines that set HB students apart in the college admission process. The Fellowships are elective, ungraded, and empower girls to apply their knowledge in action while actively engaging in transformative ideas and possible career paths

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 18 responses
Poll
89%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 18 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 65 responses
  • Carnival
    23%
  • Brown and Gold Day
    17%
  • IDEO
    17%
  • Senior Prank Day
    15%
  • Legacy Day
    9%
  • 1st Day of School Convocation
    8%
  • Senior Breakfast
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
790
77%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 22 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 22 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 22 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$13,800
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
2 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
National
17:1
Poll
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 24 responses
Poll
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 24 responses
Poll
96%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 24 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
86%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 7 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 7 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 7 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade B+
Median Household Income
$88,635
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$1,012
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$241,900
National
$229,800

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