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Three students wearing protective eyewear perform a science experiment using a lit bunsen burner in class.
Two students share a desk and are looking at a laptop together. One student is pointing to the screen and speaking to the other student.

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


Apply THIS WEEK for the 2021-2022 School Year!

City on a Hill is accepting applications for the 2021-2021 School Year! Click "Read Full Story" for more information on how to apply. ¡City on a Hill está aceptando solicitudes para el año escolar 2021-2021! Haga clic en "Leer historia completa" para obtener más información sobre cómo postularse. City on a Hill ap aksepte aplikasyon pou ane lekòl 2021-2021! Klike sou "Li istwa konplè" pou plis enfòmasyon sou fason pou aplike.

Quarter 2 Awards

If you were unable to attend, check out our amazing scholars who received awards for their performance in Quarter 2.

City on a Hill Event with TRILLFIT

On Thursday, February 25, 2021 at 6:00PM, City on a Hill will be partnering with TRILLFIT to host a Sculpt: Restore movement and mindfulness class through Zoom. We invite our community and supporters to learn new ways to integrate movement to your life at home, reduce stress, and hear from City on a Hill staff.
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.