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What’s Up? 2015 Eastern Shore Private School Guide

Jan 08, 2015 10:44AM ● Published by Cate Reynolds

By Sarah Hagerty

Caroline County

The Benedictine School
14299 Benedictine Lane, Ridgely
410-634-2112; benschool.org
Founded: 1959; Enrollment: 75
Avg. class size: 7; Ratio: 3:1
Tuition: varies / Nonsectarian
Ages: 5 and up, with autism, Intellectual disabilities, and multiple disabilities.

Dorchester County

Countryside Christian School
5333 Austin Road, Cambridge
410-228-0574; countrysidechristianschool.org
Founded: 1974; Enrollment: 71
Avg. class size: 10–12; Ratio: 8:1
Tuition: $3,400/year
Grades: JK (4-year-olds)–9th / Church of Christ

Kent County

Chestertown Christian Academy
401 Morgnec Road, Chestertown
410-778-5855; chestertownchristian.org
Year founded: 1979; Enrollment: 110
Avg. class size: 12; Ratio: 12:1
Tuition: $5,600–$6,900/year
Grades: K4–12th / Baptist
Open House: Call for information

Kent School
6788 Wilkins Lane, Chestertown
410-778-4100; kentschool.org
Founded: 1967; Enrollment: 150
Avg. class size: 16; Ratio: 7:1
Tuition: $5,635–14,596/year
Grades: PK–8th / Nonsectarian

Radcliffe Creek School
Serving students with learning differences.
201 Talbot Blvd., Chestertown
410-778-8150; radcliffecreekschool.org
Founded: 1996; Enrollment: 64
Student/teacher ratio: 3:1
Tuition: $13,000–24,475/year
Grades: Kindergarten–8th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: Call for information

Queen Anne’s County

Gunston School
911 Gunston Road, Centreville
410-758-0620; gunston.org
Founded: 1911; Enrollment: 153
Avg. class size: 8–12; Ratio: 6:1
Tuition: $22,390/year
Grades: 9th–12th / Nonsectarian
Open Houses: January 25th, 3 p.m.
April 12th, 4 p.m.

Lighthouse Christian Academy
930 Love Point Road, Stevensville
410-643-3034; lcacademy.org
Founded: 2001; Enrollment: 78
Avg. class size: 8; Ratio: 8:1
Tuition: $4,500–$8,700/year
Grades: K–12th / Christian

Talbot County

Chesapeake Christian School
1009 N. Washington Street, Easton
410-822-7600; chesapeakechristian.org
Founded: 1999; Enrollment: 170
Avg. class size: 15; Ratio: 15:1
Tuition: $4,200/year
Grades: K4–12th / Church of God

The Country School
716 Goldsborough Street, Easton
410-822-1935; countryschool.org
Founded: 1934; Enrollment: 267
Avg. class size: 12–19; Ratio: 9:1
Tuition: $9,975–14,475/year
Grades: K–8th / Nonsectarian

Saints Peter and Paul Elementary School
900 High Street, Easton
410-822-2251; ssppeaston.org
Founded: 1955; Enrollment: 350
Avg. class size: 20; Ratio: 15:1
Tuition: $6,500/year
Grades: PK (4-year-olds)–8th / Catholic
Open house: January 29th, 9–11 a.m.
Saints Peter and Paul High School
900 High Street, Easton
410-822-2275; ssppeaston.org/schools
Founded: 1958; Enrollment: 188
Avg. class size: 14; Ratio: 14:1
Tuition: $10,575–11,900/year
Grades: 9th–12th / Catholic

Wye River Upper School
Serving bright students with unique learning styles.
316 South Commerce Street, Centreville
Wye Mills; 410-758-2922
wyeriverupperschool.org
Founded: 2002; Enrollment: 48
Avg. class size: 7; Ratio: 4:1
Tuition: $26,900/year
Grades: 9th–12th / Nonsectarian
Open houses: January 28th, 6:30–8 p.m.
January 29th, 9–11:30 a.m.
April 16th, 9:30–11:30 a.m.

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