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2014 What's Up? Anne Arundel Private School Guide

Jan 02, 2014 12:31PM ● Published by Cate Reynolds

Compiled by SARAH HAGERTY

Annapolis

Aleph-Bet Jewish Day School
1125 Spa Road, Annapolis
410-263-9044; alephbet.org
Founded: 1989; Enrollment: 41
Avg. class size: 8; Ratio: 8:1
Tuition: $12,250/year
Grades: K5–5th / Jewish

Image title Annapolis Area Christian School
716 Bestgate Road, Annapolis (central office)
Upper School: 109 Burns Crossing Road, Severn
Middle: 716 Bestgate Road, Annapolis
Lower: 710 Ridgely Avenue, Annapolis
410-519-5300; aacsonline.org
Founded: 1971; Enrollment: 800
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 13:1
Tuition: $10,000–15,000/year
Grades: PK (4-year-olds)–12th / Christian
Open Houses: January 9th, 4:30–6 p.m. (high school)
January 24th, 9–11 a.m. (middle school)
February 7th, 9–11 a.m. (lower school)

Maven Academy
1908 Forest Drive, Annapolis
410-216-7070; benjaminfranklincenter.info
Founded: 1994; Enrollment: varies
Avg. class size/Ratio: vary
Tuition: $4,800/year
Grades: 6th–12th / Nonsectarian
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Book of Life Academy
913 Cedar Park Road, Annapolis
410-263-2600; bookoflifeacademy.com
Founded: 1982; Enrollment: 91
Avg. class size: 1 to 6; Ratio: 6:1
Tuition: $4,000–6,000/year
Grades: K2–5th / Christian

Chesapeake Montessori School
30 Old Mill Bottom Road North,
Annapolis; 410-757-4740;
chesapeake-montessori.com
Founded: 1977; Enrollment: 134
Avg. class size: 20; Ratio: varies
Tuition: 11,800/year
Ages: 15 months–12 years / Nonsectarian

The Harbour School at Annapolis
1277 Green Holly Drive, Annapolis
410-974-4248; harbourschool.org
Founded: 1982; Enrollment: 160
Avg. class size: 10; Ratio: varies
Tuition: $36,000/year / Nonsectarian
Grades: 1st–12th, with learning disabilities

Image title The Key School
534 Hillsmere Drive, Annapolis
410-263-9231; keyschool.org
Founded: 1958; Enrollment: 700
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 7:1
Tuition: $12.900–25,545/year
Grades: PK (3-year-olds)–12th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: 
PK–4: January 14th, 9–11:30 a.m.; 
Middle School (grades 5, 6, 7 & 8): February 28, 9–11 a.m.
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Image title Montessori International Children’s House
1641 Winchester Road, Annapolis
410-757-7789
montessoriinternational.org
Founded: 1985; Enrollment: 160
Avg. class size: 28–30; Ratio: 15:1
Tuition: $8,100–9,950/year
Grades: Toddler–6th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: January 26th, 12 noon to 2 p.m. 
Tours available Wednesday mornings throughout year

Naval Academy Primary School
74 Greenbury Point Road, Annapolis
410-757-3090; napschool.com
Founded: 1949; Enrollment: 260
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 15:1
Tuition: $2,487–7,645/year
Grades: PK–5th / Nonsectarian

Image title St. Anne’s School of Annapolis
3112 Arundel on the Bay Road, Annapolis
410-263-8650; st.annesschool.org
Founded: 1992; Enrollment: 223
Avg. class size: 13; Ratio: 7:1
Tuition: $7,600–17,400/year
Grades: Preschool–8th / Episcopal
Open House: January 29th, 9–11:30 a.m.

Image title St. Martin’s Lutheran School of Annapolis
1120 Spa Road, Annapolis
410-269-1955; stmartinsonline.org
Founded: 1963; Enrollment: 125
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 10:1
Tuition: $3,900–11,450/year
Grades PK (3 year-olds)–8th / Lutheran
Open Houses: January 17th; February 7th; March 7th; April 4th; and May 9th, all 9–11 a.m.

Image title St. Mary’s Elementary School
111 Duke of Gloucester Street, Annapolis
410-263-2869; stmaryschurch.org
Founded: 1862; Enrollment: 825
Avg. class size: 30; Ratio: varies
Tuition, in parish: $7,275/year
Tuition, out of parish: $8,415/year
Grades: K–8th / Catholic
Open House: January 24th, 9–10:30 a.m.
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Image title St. Mary’s High School
113 Duke of Gloucester Street, Annapolis
410-263-3294; stmarysannapolis.org
Founded: 1946; Enrollment: 500
Avg. Class Size: 22; Ratio: 15:1
Tuition, in parish: $12,450-13,920/year
Tuition, out of parish: $13,660/year
Grades: 9th–12th / Catholic
Open House: Call to arrange a visit.

Arnold

Arnold Christian Academy
365 Jones Station Road, Arnold
410-544-1882
Arnoldchristianacademy.org
Founded: 1977; Enrollment 32
Average class size 7; Ration 1:5
Tuition: $6,000/year; Grades K–8th
Nondenominational Christian

Crownsville

Image title Indian Creek School (Lower and Middle)
680 Evergreen Road, Crownsville
410-923-3660
(Upper) 1130 Anne Chambers Way, Crownsville
410-849-5151; indiancreekschool.org
Founded 1973; Enrollment: 620
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 9:1
Tuition: Lower: Pre-K pricing starts at &7,750 - $18,000/year
Middle: $21,435
Upper: $22,000/year
Grades: PK3–12th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: Upper—January 26th, 1–3 p.m.
Lower & Middle—April 8th, 9–11 a.m.

Edgewater

Image title St. Andrew’s Day School
4B Wallace Manor Road, Edgewater
410-266-0952; standrewsum.org
Founded: 1985; Enrollment: 270
Avg. class size: 16; Ratio: varies
Tuition: $4,500–10,850/year
Grades: PK (3 year-olds)–8th / Methodist
Open Houses: January 24th and March 14th, 9–11 a.m.

Image title The Summit School
Serving bright students with dyslexia or other learning challenges.
664 Central Avenue East, Edgewater
410-798-0005; thesummitschool.org
Founded: 1989; Enrollment: 103
Avg. class size: varies; Ratio: 4:1
Tuition: $28,472/year
Open Houses: January 8th and 22nd, and March 12th, additional dates later in the spring.

Elkridge

St. Augustine School
5990 Old Washington Road, Elkridge
410-796-3040; staug-md.org
Founded: 1857; Enrollment: 293
Avg. class size: 26; Ratio: 14:1
Tuition: $5,500–6,450/year
Grades: PK (3 year-olds)–8th / Catholic
Open House: February 3rd, 6:30–9 p.m.

Gambrills

Image title School of the Incarnation
2601 Symphony Lane, Gambrills
410-519-2285; schooloftheincarnation.org
Founded: 2000; Enrollment: 800
Avg. class size: 27; Ratio: 14 to 1
Tuition: $3,855–7175/year
Grades: PK (4 year-olds)–8th / Catholic
Open House: January 25th, 1–3 p.m.

Glen Burnie

Image title Monsignor Slade Catholic School
120 Dorsey Road, Glen Burnie
410-766-7130; msladeschool.com
Founded: 1954; Enrollment: 672
Avg. class size: 25; Ratio: varies
Tuition: Catholic: $6,280/year;
Tuition: Non-Catholic: $7,030/year
Grades: K–8th; Pre-School, 3–4 years;
Part-Time Nursery, 2–4 years / Catholic
Open House: January 26th, 9 a.m.–Noon

St. Paul's Lutheran School
308 Oak Manor Drive, Glen Burnie
410-766-5790;
info.stpaulslutheranschoolgb.org
Founded: 1950; Enrollment: 370
Avg. class size: 17; Ratio: 17:1
Tuition: $1,200–6,000/year
Grades: PK–8th / Lutheran

Lothian

Arundel Bay Christian Academy
968 C Lower Pindell Road, Lothian
301-952-0123; arundelbay.org
Founded: 1991; Enrollment: 82
Avg. class size: 8; Ratio: 8:1
Tuition: $9,000–9,980/year
Grades: PK–8th / Baptist

Millersville

Church on the Rock Christian Academy
649 Old Mill Road, Millersville
410-987-4714; mdcotr.org
Founded: 1974; Enrollment: 117
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 13:1
Tuition: $4,000–5,000/year
Grades: PK3–12th / Nondenominational

Elvaton Christian Academy
8422 Elvaton Road, Millersville
410-647-3224; elvatonacademy.com
Founded: 1995; Enrollment: 50
Avg. class size: 8; Ratio: 8:1
Tuition: $1,100–5,000/year
Grades: PK2–8th / Christian
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Image title Rockbridge Academy
911 Generals Highway, Millersville
410-923-1171; rockbridge.org
Founded: 1995; Enrollment: 347
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 7:1
Tuition: $6,900–11,700/year
Grades: K–12th / Christian
Open Houses: January 16th, 7:30–9 p.m.
February 7th, 8:30 a.m.–2 p.m.

Odenton

Odenton Christian School
8410 Piney Orchard Parkway, Odenton
410-305-2380; ocs1.org
Founded: 1977; Enrollment: 350
Avg. class size: 20; Ratio: 14:1
Tuition: $6,000/year
Grades: K3–12th / Baptist

Pasadena

Image title Eagle Cove School
5191 Mountain Road, Pasadena
410-255-5370; eaglecoveschool.org
Founded: 1956; Enrollment: 76
Avg. class size: 10; Ratio: 7:1
Tuition: $5,741–13,780/year
Grades: PK (3 year-olds)–5th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: January 8th, 9–11 a.m.
January 29th, 9–8 p.m.

St. Jane Frances School
8513 St. Jane Drive, Pasadena
410-255-4750; stjaneschool.org
Founded: 1948; Enrollment: 200
Avg. class size: 18; Ratio: 22:1
Tution-$6,268
Grades: K–8th / Catholic

Prince George’s County and Beyond

The Calverton School
300 Calverton School Road, Huntingtown
410-535-0216; calvertonschool.org
Founded: 1967; Enrollment: 349
Avg. class size: 8-10; Ratio: 9:1
Tuition: $14,000–19,000/year
Grades: 3K–12th / Nonsectarian
Open House February 26 and March18

Image title Belair Baptist Christian Academy
2801 Belair Drive, Bowie
301-262-0578; bbcacademy.verizon.net
Founded: 2000; Enrollment: 50
Avg. class size: 12; Ratio: 5:1
Tuition: $5,250–7,460 /year
Grades: K–12th / Southern Baptist
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Bowie Montessori Children’s House
5004 Randonstone Lane, Bowie
301-262-3566; bmch.net
Founded: 1967; Enrollment: 150
Avg. class size: 16–25; Ratio: varies
Tuition: $10,200/year
Grades: PK–8th / Nonsectarian

Grace Christian School
7210 Race Track Road, Bowie
301-262-0158; gcsbowie.org
Founded: 1975; Enrollment: 302
Avg. class size: 24; Ratio: varies
Tuition: $6,300/year
Grades: K–8th / Baptist

Holy Trinity Episcopal Day School
Lower: 13106 Annapolis Road, Bowie
301-262-5355; Preschool & Middle:
11902 Daisy Lane, Glenn Dale
301-464-3215; htrinity.org
Founded: 1963; Enrollment: 515
Avg. class size: 12-20; Ratio: varies
Tuition: Lower: $8950–11,955/year;
Preschool/Middle: $8,670–11,530/year Grades: PK–8th / Episcopal

Severn

Image title Archbishop Spalding High School
8080 New Cut Road, Severn
410-969-9105; archbishopspalding.org
Founded: 1966; Enrollment: 1,220
Avg. class size: 22; Ratio: 13:1
Tuition: $12,950/year
Grades: 9–12th / Catholic
Open Houses: Call for information

Severna Park

Image title Severn School
Teel Campus (grades 6–12):
201 Water Street, Severna Park
Chesapeake Campus (preschool–grade 5):
1185 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd., Arnold
410-647-7700 ; severnschool.com
Founded: 1914; Enrollment: 804
Avg. class size: 14; Ratio: 10:1
Tuition: (range) preschool begins
at $6,320–upper school: $23,180
Grades: preschool–12th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: Lower School:
January 10th and February 19th, 9 a.m.
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Image title St. John the Evangelist School
669 Ritchie Highway, Severna Park
410-647-2283; stjohnsp.org/school
Founded: 1959; Enrollment: 506
Avg. class size: 24; Ratio: 16:1
Tuition: $6,848/full day; $4,110/half day
Grades: PK4–8th / Catholic
Open House: January 9th, 7 p.m.
Kindergarten Information Night;
January 29th, 9 a.m.–12 Noon

Image title St. Martin’s in-the-Field Episcopal School
375 A Benfield Road, Severna Park
410-647-7055;
stmartinsmd.org
Founded: 1957; Enrollment: 175
Avg. class size: 15-20; Ratio: 17:1
Tuition: $2,500–10,900/year
Grades: Nursery 3–8th / Episcopal
Open Houses: January 23rd, 9 a.m.–noon and 5–7 p.m.
March 25, 9 a.m.–noon and 5–7 p.m.

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