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About Us

City on a Hill Charter Public School graduates responsible, resourceful, and respectful democratic citizens prepared for college and to advance community, culture, and commerce, and to compete in the 21st century. We do so by emphasizing academic achievement, citizenship, teacher leadership, and public accountability.

At A Glance

  • 12:1 student teacher ratio
  • $10,900 non-profit internship hours last year
  • 350 student body
  • 26 years in operation

Recent News


You're Invited to the City on a Hill Annual Gala

The City on a Hill Foundation presents the City on a Hill Gala 2021 to be held virtually on Thursday, May 6, 2021 at 6:00PM. We will be celebrating the Past, Present and Future of City on a Hill Charter Public School by inviting the donors and community members who have contributed to the school's success for over a quarter of a century to this belated 25th anniversary celebration. Click "Read Full Story" to learn how to register today.

Upcoming Events

Chief of School and Principal take a picture with a senior class at their graduation

City on a Hill Principal Team

City on a Hill Charter Public School is led by our Principal Team, which consists of our Chief of School, Sonya Pratt, and Principal, Laura Edouard. Ms. Pratt and Ms. Edouard have worked at City on a Hill for a combined thirty years, and have held several positions, including History Teacher, Advisor Dean of Citizenship, Vice Principal, and Founding Principal.