Founded in 1919 with a commitment to progressive education methods, Tower Hill School is rated one of the best college preparatory schools in Delaware.
Students not only excel academically, but also must play at least 10 seasons of interscholastic sports. They are also asked to complete 40 hours of community service, as well as a full credit of Fine Arts classes drawn from the music, theater, and art departments.
AP courses are not offered; instead, students are presented a more rigorous and challenging curriculum.
Awards, Ranking, Alumni, Tuition:
- Ranked #24 in the nation, and #1 in Delaware, in percentage of students attending eight top colleges by the Wall Street Journal
- Alumni include TV personality Dr. Mehmet Oz and DuPont CEO Ellen J. Kullman
- Tuition: $26,425