Quick Facts

Quick Facts

History
Founded in 1898 by Mira Hall

Enrollment
212 students
73% boarding; 27% day
40% international

Students from 14 states — California, Connecticut, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, New York, Pennsylvania, Vermont — and the District of Columbia

Students from 19 places around the globe — Brazil, China, Dominica, Ethiopia, Germany, France, Ghana, Hong Kong, Mexico, Poland, Rwanda, Saudi Arabia, South Korea, Spain, Thailand, Turkey, United Kingdom, the United States, and Vietnam

Campus/Facilities
Over 90 acres in the Berkshires
36 classrooms & 108 dorm rooms
20 housing units for faculty/staff
Anne Meyer Cross ’37 Athletic Center
Elizabeth Gatchell Klein Arts Center
Humes Euston Hall Library
Susan P. O'Day ’77 Softball Field
Pamela Humphrey Firman ’31 Writing Center
Linn Hall Academic Building - opened Fall 2016 (learn more)
New Residence Hall - opened Summer 2016 (learn more)

Academics
95 courses
Advanced Placement Courses: 11
Average AP Score: 4 (out of 5)
AP Scholars: 37
Average Class Size: 10-14
Student/Faculty Ratio: 8:1
Classes offered with One Schoolhouse

College Placement
All of our students continue on to institutions of higher learning. 14% of the graduating cvlass of 2017 was accepted Early Decision; and 57% were accepted Early Action.
A partial list of college acceptances includes: Amherst, Barnard, Brandeis, Bryn Mawr, Bucknell, Carnegie Mellon, Claremont McKenna, Cornell, College of William and Mary, Connecticut College, Dartmouth, Dickinson, Duke, Elon, Emory, Franklin and Marshall, Georgetown, Gettysburg, Hamilton, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Kenyon, Lafayette, Lehigh, Macalester, McGill, Middlebury, NYU, Northwestern, Oberlin, Pitzer, Princeton, Reed, RI School of Design, RPI, Sarah Lawrence, Scripps, Simmons, Smith, Spelman, Syracuse, Trinity, Tufts, University of California, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, University of Southern California, Vassar, Washington & Lee, Wellesley, Wesleyan, Williams, and Yale. View a complete listing.

Tuition & Financial Aid (2017-2018)
$57,750 boarding
$35,000 day
About half of the students enrolled receive some form of financial aid
Total aid awarded: Nearly $4 million
Avg. grant size: $25,231
More about tuition and financial aid

Admissions
New Students Enrolled: 74

Head of School

Julia Nakano Heaton

Board of Trustees
27 members, including 20 alumnae

Alumnae
More than 3,600 in 49 states and 59 countries

Accreditation
Most recent NEASC 10-year re-accreditation: Fall 2017
 
Memberships
ASSIST
Association of Independent Schools of New England
Council for the Advancement and Support of Education
Cum Laude Society
Head Mistresses Association of the East
National Association for College Admission Counseling
National Association of Foreign Student Affairs
National Association of Independent Schools
National Business Officers Association
National Coalition of Girls’ Schools
New England Association for College Admission Counseling
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
One Schoolhouse (Online School for Girls)
Secondary School Admissions Test Board
The Association of Boarding Schools
The College Board
The Head's Network

Summer Programs
Miss Hall's School is the summer home for the Boston Symphony Orchestra’s Tanglewood Music Center.
"This school has changed me so much as a person, and I feel like things would have been completely different if I had not come here.  I have met so many new people from around the world and have learned about their different cultures.  I have matured not only socially, but academically."
-Mya '16
492 Holmes Road • Pittsfield, MA 01201  (413) 443-6401

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Located in the Berkshires in western Massachusetts, Miss Hall's School is an all girls private, college preparatory boarding and day high school for grades 9-12.
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