Mission Statement

A safe, caring and accepting community enables Hilton Head Prep to mold students of strong character. Through students' engagement with exemplary faculty, participation in co-curricular arts and athletic programs, and meaningful involvement with the community, Prep will prepare competent and motivated students to succeed in college and beyond. Hilton Head Prep curriculum will incorporate a solid foundation with critical thinking skills while leveraging students' creativity in preparing them to thrive in an ever-changing world.


Academic Philosophy

Hilton Head Preparatory School, enrolling 450 students in Junior Kindergarten (beginning at age 3) through Grade 12, offers an academic and co-curricular program designed to challenge each individual to reach his or her highest potential. Learning and character are nurtured through a traditional college preparatory curriculum that integrates the liberal arts and sciences, technology and ethical values. Honors and Advanced Placement courses are available in all disciplines, while a comprehensive Learning Resource Program provides added academic support for students at all grade levels.

Hilton Head Prep is the Lowcountry's preeminent, accredited private school, defined by our mission to prepare students in a safe, supportive environment for successful matriculation at the nation’s most selective colleges and universities. A strong emphasis is placed on personal character, integrity and responsibility for all students. Hilton Head Prep is committed to educational excellence.