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Hyde School - Bath

Call: 207-443-5584
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Hyde School - Bath
Hyde School - Bath
Hyde School - Bath

At a glance

Location Bath, ME Tuition $52,000
Grades 9-12, PG Students Receiving Aid 40%
Student Body Coed Total Aid Awarded $820,000
Student/Faculty Ratio 6:1 Endowment -
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Acceptance Rate

Acceptance Rate 65%

Total Enrollment

Total Enrollment 150

Average Class Size

Average Class Size 8

Sports & Extracurriculars

Sports & Extracurriculars 25*
Average SAT Score (Math) N/R
Average SAT Score (Verbal) N/R
Learning Support Program?
Number of AP Programs 6
ESL Offered?
IB Program Offered?

Overview

Region Portland ME Area
Program Emphasis Boarding School
College Prep
Day School
Learning Differences
Summer School
All Grades 9-12, PG
Boarding Grades 9-PG
Grade Divisions Post Graduate
Secondary
Religious Affiliation Nondenominational
Student Body Coed
Established 1966
Dress Code Other(Formal; Non-Unif)
School Setting Small Town
Campus Size (Acres) 145
Head of School Laura Gauld

History

HYDE SCHOOLS, the leader in character education, are a network of college preparatory private and public schools, with boarding schools in Bath, Maine and Woodstock, Connecticut, serving students grades 9-12 and post-graduate studies. Hyde offers a wide range of courses, including AP, Honors, Summer and Orientation programs. At Hyde Schools, academics are only part of what we teach. Students get the tools they need to prosper and grow in this challenging world. That’s because our approach to education is entirely different. Our teachers focus on helping students reveal their character and develop the confidence they need to succeed in high school, college and beyond. And the way we teach is different, too. We offer leadership opportunities to all students as well as a dynamic leadership track for eligible students. And, unlike any other school, we involve parents and the entire school community in the discovery process. As a result, Hyde students and families strive to realize their fullest potential and are uniquely prepared to navigate the tough choices they face in everyday life.

Academics

% of Faculty with Advanced Degrees 35%
Student/Faculty ratio 6:1
Average Class Size 8
Special Academic Support Programs
ADD/ADHD
ESL
Learning Differences
A Sampling of Courses Offered
Algebra
American History
Anatomy
Art
Biology
Calculus
Ceramics
Chemistry
Classics
Community Service
Dance
Drama
Ecology
English
English as a Second Language
Environmental Science
European History
Fine Arts
Geography
Geometry
Government/Civics
History
Mathematics
Music Composition
Music Theory
Outdoor Education
Photography
Physical Education
Physics
Pre-calculus
Science
Sculpture
Social Science
Social Studies
Spanish
Speech
Statistics
Studio Art
Study Skills
World History
World Literature
A.P. Courses Offered
Calculus AB
Calculus BC
English Language
Physics B
Physics C
US History

Student Enrollment

Total Enrollment 150
International
Canada
China
France
Korea
Other (Senegal)
Rwanda
Saudi Arabia
Spain
Taiwan
Thailand
United States
California
Connecticut
Delaware
Florida
Illinois
Indiana
Maine
Massachusetts
Michigan
Missouri
New Hampshire
New Jersey
New Mexico
New York
North Carolina
Pennsylvania
Tennessee
Texas
Vermont
Virginia
Majority of students come from Northeast
% of Students of Color 22%
% of International Students 20%

Admission

E-mail comevisit@hyde.edu
Web Address www.hyde.edu
Director of Admission Kevin Folan
Admission Application Apply to Hyde School - Bath
Application Required Yes
Application Fee Amount 100
Application Deadline(s) Rolling
Financial Aid Deadline(s) Rolling
Financial Aid Awarded $820,000
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid 40%
Acceptance Rate 65%
Admissions Selectivity Selective
Admissions Yield 85%
Admission Tests Accepted
SSAT
TOEFL
Day Student Tuition $28,000
Boarding Student Tuition $52,000

College Placement Office

Dedicated College Placement Office Yes
Recent College Matriculations Stanford University, Bucknell, Springfield College, University of Texas at Austin, Cornell, NYU, George Washington University, Cornell, Washington University (St. Louis)
% of Graduates Who Attend College 98%

Athletics & Extra-Curricular Activities

Athletics
basketball
cross-country
football
lacrosse
soccer
swimming
tennis
track and field
wrestling
Recreational Sports
dance
outdoor club/skills
rock climbing
skate-boarding
skiing
snowboarding
surfing
ultimate frisbee
Extra-Curricular Activities
Chorus
Community Service Program
Habitat for Humanity
Other (Music Recording Studio and Community Orchestra)
Student Jobs Program
Student Publications
Tour Guides
Yearbook

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Location

Contact Info

Phone 207-443-5584
Address 616 High St - Bath, ME 04530
Website www.hyde.edu 
Email comevisit@hyde.edu 
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