Our comprehensive and challenging curriculum is carefully designed to provide visible learning outcomes, inspiring academic excellence and independent thought while engaging the students intellectually and creatively. The rigorous broad based curriculum at Cedar Hill Preparatory School ensures that our students excel in the following competencies that are tied to success in High School:
- Core Skills – Literature, Writing, Mathematics, Listening and Speaking Skills
- Thinking Skills – Creative Thinking, Decision Making, and Problem Solving
- Development of Responsibility and Accountability by managing service-learning projects and developing time management/organizational skills
- Development of Self-Esteem and Confidence through public speaking, group discussions, and debates
As an inherent part of our mission, we inspire and encourage a strong set of core values through our words and actions: respect for oneself and others; honesty and integrity; responsibility to fulfill one’s obligations and be accountable for one’s words and actions; and a sense of community through our cooperative and collaborative environment. Every student at CHP quickly embraces the environment and enjoys the feeling of ownership within the school community.
Students of Cedar Hill Preparatory School have consistently placed in the top 10 percentile of the nation for the last 8 years. Our 8th-grade graduates have gone on to the following Secondary Schools.
Secondary School Acceptance by Magnet/Private/Parochial Day/Boarding Schools – (2013-2018)
Congratulations to our 8th grade students for your multiple acceptance letters to High School. We are so proud of you! In the Fall of 2019, our 8th grade graduates will be found on the campuses of Bishop Ahr, Delbarton School, Hotchkiss School, Hun School, Immaculata School, Lawrenceville School, Mercersburg Academy, Middlesex County Academy for Science, Mathematics and Engineering Technologies, The Peddie School, Pennington School, Pingry School, Princeton Day School, Punahou (Hawaii), Rutgers Preparatory School, St. Paul's School (NH), Stuart Country Day School, Union County Academy for Allied Health Sciences, The Wardlaw-Hartridge School.
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