350 Prospect Street
Belmont, MA 02478-2662
Campus: 17 buildings on 37 acres
Head of School
Dr. Richard I. Melvoin
A.B. Harvard; M.A. & Ph.D. University of Michigan
444 students from over 61 communities with diverse economic, ethnic, and racial backgrounds
Total Faculty: 64
Male: 49 (70%)
Female: 15 (30%)
Faculty with advanced degrees: 75%
Master's degrees: 44
Doctoral degrees: 6
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6/1
Each student has a faculty advisor and the faculty includes a health team led by Supervising Psychologist Dr. Michael Thompson, and the Director of the Office of Academic Support Services and her staff.
Student Technology Ratio/Availability:
1/1 (355 total); 100% of classrooms have wireless internet access
Belmont Hill offers three modern languages: Chinese, French, and Spanish; and two classical languages: Latin and Greek.
In 2017-2018, Belmont Hill awarded financial aid totaling $5.1 million to about to 32% of our families with the average grant totaling over $34,500.
As of 6/30/16 - $110 million
100% of seniors continue on to a four-year college. View our College Counseling Page
to see a comprehensive matriculation list.
Approval and Accreditation:
Association of Independent Schools in New England
International Boys' School Coalition
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Massachusetts Department of Education
National Association of Independent Schools
Secondary School Admission Test Board
National Merit Scholarship Honors: 36%
Advanced Placement Tests
Students throughout the Upper School take Advanced Placement tests in 14 different subjects. In May of 2017, 169 of the 179 students that completed 329 AP exams in 19 different subjects, earned a score of 3 or better (94%). 40 students were named Advanced Placement Scholars.