Bullis School

Tel: (301)299-8500
Grades: 2-12 | 777 students
  • "Achieve Excellence Through Balance" is more than a slogan at Bullis School.
  • On a picturesque 102-acre campus in Potomac, Maryland, Bullis has 830 students in grades 2-12 and offers a college preparatory program that balances academics, arts and academics.
  • With a core curriculum enhanced with signature programs in STEM, Entrepreneurship, Humanities and Global Studies, and Visual and Performing Arts, Bullis also offers extra-curricular activities that nurture creativity, leadership resourcefulness, astute thinking, community service, and teamwork and collaboration. Students learn and grow, discover academic and extra-curricular passions, value community, develop lifelong skills and are happier and more confident because of the balance we provide.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 2-12
Year Founded 1930

Student Body

Total Students 777 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
37%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Bullis School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 128 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Bullis uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 6
Tuition Notes See website
% on Financial Aid
27%
Admissions Director Tim Simpson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 18 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,

School Notes

  • What else makes Bullis special?
  • - Teachers who bring technology and new methodologies into the classroom to make learning engaging.
  • - Projects that teach collaboration and problem-solving in real-world applications.
  • - A community that gains strength from and takes pride in its diversity.
  • - Visual and performing arts that ignite the imagination of our students, whether they are new to the arts or elevating their talent to new levels.
  • - Athletic programs that win championships yet overall value teamwork, pride and humility.
  • - Opportunities for students to find what interests them and create their own path to develop it.
  • Please visit our website to learn more and schedule a time to visit our campus and meet with students and our admission professionals. We look forward to introducing you to our Bullis community!
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