Chesapeake Academy

1185 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd,
Arnold, MD, 21012-0210
     Tel: (410)647-9612
Grades: NS - 5
Creativity! Character! Confidence! Chesapeake Academy is an independent school that offers students in preschool through fifth grade an invigorating education that celebrates intellect and imagination.
Expanded opportunities in science, fine and performing arts, Spanish, techology are integrated into curriculum.
Our families value education.
Our vibrant supportive community, with a focus on young learners, brings out the best in children.
Well prepared for their next educational experience, our students advance to top independent and public middle schools and, beyond that, to highly rated high schools and colleges.
See our introductory video: http://www.youtube.com/user/chesacad1185

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 5
Learning Programs Supported Two learning service professionals support students with a range of learning needs including academic support (for those experiencing learning challenges) and enrichment (for those exceeding grade level expectations).
Year Founded 1980

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 12%
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(navy / plaid / green uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Tuition Notes Payment plans / financial aid / scholarships
Admissions Director Sue Richburg

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Severn School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. John The Evangelist School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Wee Lad & Lassie Early Learning Center (0.5 miles away)
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  • ArnoldWee Lad & Lassie Early Learning Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    1281 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd
    ArnoldMD21012
    (410)647-2178
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Severna ParkHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. John The Evangelist School
      (Roman Catholic)
    669 Ritchie Highway
    Severna ParkMD21146
    (410)647-2283
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.7 mi | 471 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • ArnoldArnold Christian Academy
      (Christian)
    365 Jones Station Road
    ArnoldMD21012
    (410)544-1882
      (Christian)
    1.2 mi | 33 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • ArnoldKinderCare at Arnold
    Daycare / Preschool
    283 Peninsula Farm Road
    ArnoldMD21012
    (410)544-2338
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • ArnoldAsbury Community Christian Preschool
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    78 Church Road
    ArnoldMD21012
    (410)757-7113
    Daycare / Preschool  (Methodist)
    1.3 mi | 18 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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