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Total Enrollment

530

Upper School

240

Middle School

180

Lower School

110

Athletic Teams

  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cross Country
  • Golf
  • Lacrosse
  • Rugby
  • Squash
  • Soccer
  • Swimming
  • Track & Field
  • Tennis
  • Wrestling

Avg. Class Size

17

Student Faculty Ratio

7:1

Mentor Mentee Ratio

1:1

Student Clubs

32

Drama Productions

4

Band and Choral Concerts

5

Upcoming Event

An Evening with Mr. Mehan’s Mildly Amusing Mythical Mammals

Join us for our first Heights Lecture of the 2018-2019 school year, as Dr. Mehan dives into his new book of poetry, displaying the oil painting illustrations and expounding on the themes of the book. A beautifully written and illustrated work, Mr. Mehan’s Mildly Amusing Mythical Mammals has reached both #1 on Read On...

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From the Forum

On Recess: The Benefits of Free Play


On Recess: The Benefits of Free Play

Heights boys enjoy three recesses daily in the Lower School. It’s not just a chance to stretch their legs. To the contrary, recess is viewed as a class here. Our boys learn toughness, prudence, and how to evaluate risks. Listen in to learn more about the benefits of unstructured free play, and how you can bring this practice to your home or school… ideally both, because what we do at home affects our son’s experience at school.

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Think Bigger: On the High School Decision


Think Bigger: On the High School Decision

In this episode, Rich encourages 8th grade boys and their parents to think differently and bigger about the High School decision. “Differently” because primary educators should be the primary decision makers. “Bigger” because boys should not ask “what’s in it for me?” when choosing a school; rather, they should ask “where can I best prepare to give?” The high school decision matters–it’s a choice of worldview, friendship, faculty, faith. Listen in to hear Rich’s thoughts on how best to approach the decision, no matter where your son wants to go, or where you will ultimately enroll him.

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Dr. Mehan on Preparing for Bad News: Raising Men Who Can Handle It


Dr. Mehan on Preparing for Bad News: Raising Men Who Can Handle It

Bad news is all around us. It always has been. It always will be. As if personal and family challenges weren’t enough, we have an attention economy that seems dead set on giving a generation of young people chronic anxiety about seemingly cataclysmic events. How can we prepare our children to handle bad news? Quite simply, by handling it well ourselves, remaining saintly and cool under fire. How do we do that? Listen in to learn more.

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