Tower Hill at a Glance

 
2017-2018 Enrollment: 727 total students enrolled (213 Lower School, 223 Middle School and 291 Upper School)
  • 48% boys, 52% girls
  • 32% students of color
  • 16% new to Tower Hill
  • 28% receiving need-based financial assistance
  • Students travel from over 40 cities and towns in four different states
School Motto: Multa Bene Facta — Many Things Done Well. This is not just a slogan on a banner. Every day our students, faculty and staff are challenged to do many things well. This means bringing the best of ourselves to all that we do.
 
Average Class Size (all follow NAIS guidelines for student:teacher ratios): 
Preschool: 13 
Lower School: 15 
Middle School: 15
Upper School: 14
 
School Colors: Green and White
 
Financial Assistance: Over $2.5 million provided for families
 
Campus44-acre campus located at the intersection of Pennsylvania Avenue and Rising Sun Lane in northwest Wilmington, Delaware

Diversity: Students of color constitute 32% of the Tower Hill student body
 
 
History and Tradition: Tower Hill School was founded in 1919 by a group of benefactors committed to education in Wilmington and in Delaware. From its start, Tower Hill was dedicated to providing students with a superior academic experience, supported by development of creativity through the arts, healthy attitudes through athletics, and responsibility through service to the community. Read more about our history.