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  1. Eagle Hill School believes in learning diversity, not disability, discarding notions of boxes and limits and empowering students with self-knowledge, self-confidence, and self-advocacy skills.
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242 Old Petersham Road
Hardwick, Massachusetts 01037
United States
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"A personalized education, a traditional prep-school experience." Founded in 1967, Eagle Hill School is the premier co-educational, college preparatory boarding school for students in grades 8-12 identified with learning (dis)abilities and ADHD. Eagle Hill provides a college preparatory school curriculum with individualized attention.

Each student has a course of study designed for his specific needs. Our 200+ acre campus presents a serene and nurturing environment in which our students can focus on their academics and student life. Eagle Hill accepts motivated students with learning differences such who have average to above average cognitive abilities. Our students' profiles include children with a variety of language-based learning (dis)abilities such as Dyslexia, ADD, Executive Functioning, Dysgraphia, and Dyscalculia.

EHS boasts a 98% college matriculation rate to colleges and universities throughout the United States. Our average graduating class is 38. Our students' college matriculation is very diverse as you will see in our matriculation list. Eagle Hill is pioneering a cutting-edge program with Dr. Ratey, the author of "Spark" which will revolutionize the way we incorporate exercise and education to further enhance our students' cognitive abilities. Our five-week summer camp for students ages 10-16 provides intensive academic skill development, a wide variety of afternoon elective courses such as woodworking, swimming, and graphic arts as well as evening clubs such as horseback riding, fishing, photography, and art club.

Fast Facts

Founded: 1967
Grades: 8-12
Enrollment: 220
Boarders: 196
Day Students: 24
Student to faculty ratio: 2.5:1
Average class size: 6:1
College Acceptance: 96%
States: 27
Countries: 10
Acres: 200+

1/2 mile from town common

Innovative Curriculum at Eagle Hill School