Admissions Process


For more information contact us at

(828) 256-9492.

Click here to download the admissions application.


Tuition for the 2018-2019 school year:

  • Kindergarten - $7,300

  • 1st/2nd - $8,400

  • 3rd/4th - $9,100

  • 5th/6th - $9,600

  • 7th/8th - $9,950

We offer a sibling discount of 10% for the youngest sibling in each family.

An annual student fee is charged to cover the costs associated with school supplies and single-day field studies.  Overnight field study costs are not included in that fee.  Tuition payment plans are available. HDS is also an approved recipient of NC opportunities and disabilities grant.



Financial assistance in the form of grants for tuition may be offered based on available funding for qualifying students in grades K – 8.  Families in need of financial assistance should contact the school business office for additional information concerning the application process.

Follow this link to download & complete the application.

Return completed application to the school business office.