Welcome to Birch Hills Academy!


 About Us

 Who we are:  the small school that could

Birch Hills Academy stands out from the crowd. It is a small school nestled on a big campus. It has small classes and a big approach to learning. Birch Hills Director Pamela Streeter is a passionate advocate for teaching one child at a time. She has developed a curriculum with an emphasis on individualized teaching methods. She has carefully chosen the best possible and most effective tools and resources for the curriculum, including:

·         Creating Readers™  program

·         Fast ForWord™ program

·         robust fine arts program including MusIQ™

·         French language instruction

·         physical education classes

Over the past two decades, hundreds of children have benefited from Birch Hills’ unique approach to learning. Students blossom in this rich and nurturing environment, gaining confidence and skills and emerging each June as a source of great pride for their families, friends and the Birch Hills faculty.

We invite you to explore our website for more details and to learn more about how to Register or to receive more information. Please visit the Admissions page for the program of interest: Preschool, Day School or Extended Studies programs. Or, we invite you to call Pam Streeter, Director Birch Hills Academy at (902) 832-6700.

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School Life

Before & After School

Children Learning Through Active Participation (visit our partner website Creative Kids Education Center for additional information) Birch Hills Academy's Before and After School program is offered ...


  Birch Hills Academy, both the elementary and middle school buildings, are nestled on 4.5 acres of beautiful land surrounded by pristine forest so children are exposed to nature and the great ...

Fine Arts

  Children engage in fine arts programs as part of the curriculum to complement creative and analytical thinking, enhance reading, writing and math skills, develop problem solving abilities and ...

Extracurricular Activities

     Junior Golf Program - Students aged six years and up in the Elementary and Middle School classes may enroll in the Junior Golf program. Classes focus on technique, timing and a complete knowledge of ...