Mother Of God School

20501 Goshen Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20879-0208
Tel: (301)990-2088
Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
Mother of God School seeks to prepare students who, grounded in sound academics and strong faith, go forth bearing Christ to the world in their personal and professional lives.
With Mary as its model, the school accomplishes this in an atmosphere of love and respect • Through academic excellence in the humanities, arts and sciences, and • In living the Good News through worship and service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Council of Bilingual Education
Institute for Independent Education
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1987

Student Body

Total Students 204 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
36%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Mother Of God School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 19 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,100
Admissions Associate Mary Moriarty

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art Club, Band, Boy Scouts, Breakfast and Bible, Drama Club, Girl Scouts, Math Counts, Music Ministry, Safety Patrols, Strings, Student Council Art Club, Band, Boy Scouts, Drama Club, Girl Scouts, Math Counts, Music Ministry, Safety Patrols, Strings, Breakfast and Bible,
Student Council,

School Notes

  • In Mother of God School's commitment to graduating students who go forth "Bearing the Light of Christ," our students have many opportunities throughout the year to attend mass and to integrate their faith into their actions. In addition to studying the core academic subjects, our students also receive instruction in Religion, Spanish, Art, Music, PE, Computer and Library. Mother of God School also participates in the Archdiocesan Band Program and provides an Extended Care program. While being a Catholic school, Mother of God School is still rich in diversity of ethnicity and welcomes Christian children of other denominations. Please come by and visit us! For more information, please call 301-990-2088 or visit our website www.mogschool.com
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gaithersburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 259 students
    2.3 miles
    19425 Woodfield Road
    Gaithersburg, MD 20879
    (240)238-1500
    2.3PK-8
    259
  • Germantown
    Academy Of The Child
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-6
    4.8 miles
    19711 Waters Rd
    Germantown, MD 20874
    (301)601-0991
    4.8NS-6
    n/a
  • Silver Spring
     Barrie School
    Montessori School
    Grades: NS-12 | 303 students
    11 miles
    13500 Layhill Road
    Silver Spring, MD 20906
    (301)576-2800
    11NS-12
    303
  • Ijamsville
    Grades: K-12 | 88 students
    10.2 miles
    3232 Green Valley Road
    Ijamsville, MD 21754
    (301)798-0288
    10.2K-12
    88
  • Olney
    Grades: K-12 | 258 students
    7.7 miles
    16227 Batchellors Forest Road
    Olney, MD 20832
    (240)390-0429
    7.7K-12
    258

School Reviews

This school is excellent. It helped me prepare for future schooling very well. When I got to high school, I found being in Honors classes, a year ahead in math, a straight A+ student, and the 9th grader with the highest GPA in my class easy. The teachers are amazing, and they have many extracurricular activities which are growing larger by the year. The classes are the perfect size, and the students who graduate from there emerge well-educated and well-grounded in their faith. However, if you are not religious or not a Catholic, it should be noted that the school does not force religion on anyone, even though it holds weekly Mass and has Religion class daily.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 12/11/12

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, MD is $12,521 for elementary schools and $22,739 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, MD is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).