Thank you for your interest in Hillsborough Private Schools. Towne and Country, our original name, has been a private education center in Orange County since 1968. The hallmark of Hillsborough School has remained unchanged since 1968 when Grace and Lloyd Blanchard, the founders, opened their first school. Their intent was and continues to be to ensure a challenging and enriching environment where children excel. Today teachers, parents, and students work together in a supportive partnership, helping to develop well-rounded individuals equipped with a solid foundation which will lead them into the future.