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Hilton Head Preparatory School
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  • Private, Boarding
  • HILTON HEAD ISLAND, SC

Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$85
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
SSAT, TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$22,015
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$52,000
Received Financial Aid
53%
Average Financial Aid
$7,579
From Hilton Head Preparatory School

Hilton Head Preparatory School is a co-educational day/boarding school which enrolls approximately 400 students in Junior Kindergarten through twelfth grade. Hilton Head Prep is the Lowcountry's preeminent, accredited independent school whose mission is to prepare students in a safe environment for the most selective colleges. The school maintains a challenging curriculum with an outstanding faculty in a supportive community.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1250
76 responses
Average ACT
29
43 responses

Capstone Programs - Enhanced Diploma Opportunities

Hilton Head Prep's AP Capstone program is an innovative diploma program that equips students with the independent research, collaborative teamwork, and communications skills that are increasingly valued by colleges. AP Capstone students must investigate, analyze, produce, and defend a scholarly academic paper which showcases initiative, innovation, leadership and real world problem solving.

Culture & Safety

Poll
91%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 11 responses
Poll
82%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 11 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 13 responses
  • Pep rallies
    31%
  • The bond fire. Basketball and football games.
    31%
  • Spirit Week
    23%
  • Homecoming
    8%
  • Transferring away
    8%

Boarding

Students Boarding
6%
Boarding Days Per Week
7-day
Top Countries
Bermuda, Brazil, China, Germany, Spain
International Boarding Students
9%

Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
436
91%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 11 responses
73%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 11 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$9,730
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
12:1
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Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Poll
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 10 responses
Poll
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 10 responses
Poll
90%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 10 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 9 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 9 responses

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