High School 
Elevated

More Than A
School

Surrounded by New Hampshire’s lakes and White Mountains, Holderness School is a boarding and day school of joyful learners, adventurers, artists, advocates, and athletes.  Our students develop deep and lasting friendships while actively learning what it means to be a member of a community where they are respected, known, and challenged. Holderness is more than a school, it’s an elevated experience.

Happening Around Campus

List of 3 news stories.

  • Kathy Liech ’18 & Ellie Batchelder ’18 Awarded Rev. B. W. “Pete” Woodward, Jr. Prize

    The Rev. B. W. “Pete” Woodward, Jr. Prize is given in recognition of a Holderness graduate in their junior year of college for academic performance, exceptional leadership and contributions made to their college community. 

    This year we have the honor of awarding this prize to two outstanding and deserving recipients.
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  • Congratulations to the Class of 2021!  

    Celebrating its 142nd Commencement, Holderness School hosted an unforgettable on-campus, in-person to honor the remarkable and resilient Class of 2021.  Due in large part to the hard work and foresight of the school’s COVID-19 response, graduates were able to receive their diplomas with handshakes and smiles, all while surrounded by family and united by the strong bonds of the Holderness School community.  
     
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  • Holderness Celebrates Academic Achievement, Community Contribution

    Holderness School’s community gathered on Livermore Common on Sunday, May 16 to celebrate Prize Day and honor the personal growth, community contribution, and intellectual grit shown by our students.
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    Head's Photo
    Of The Day

    Head of School Phil Peck has been documenting the daily life of Holderness School one photo at a time since 2001. The Head's Photo of the Day captures educational moments, inspirational chapels, boarding school life, service projects, and more. Check out this inside look into real, everyday life at Holderness School.

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    Step

    Is Holderness right for you?  The best way to find the right boarding school is to reach out. Check us out in person in New Hampshire or virtually.  See why Holderness is more than a school, it's an elevated experience.
    Holderness School
    33 Chapel Lane, Holderness, NH 03245

    MAIL P.O. Box 1879 Plymouth, NH 03264-1879
    PHONE (603) 536-1257
    EMAIL info@holderness.org