The Country School

716 Goldsborough Street,
Easton, MD, 21601-0216
Tel: (410)822-1935
Grades: K - 8 | 267 students
The Country School's mission is to provide an outstanding academic experience for our students.
We do so by adhering to some simple, but time-tested and powerful basics: small classes, individual attention, and an appropriate level of challenge for each of our learners all in a warm and nurturing family setting.
Our school, while traditional and structured, is also wonderfully innovative, rich, vibrant, and child-centered.
Our program provides our students with an outstanding faculty and with a firm grounding in essential academic skills yet also engenders a life-long love of learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1934

Student Body

Total Students 267 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade The Country School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 77%
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(polo or oxford shirts and khaki pants, skirts or jumpers)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,475
Tuition Notes tuition is all inclusive
% on Financial Aid 29%
Admissions Director Kim Balderson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 5 sports
Sports Basketball, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketballField Hockey,
GolfLacrosse,
Soccer

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Latin Club, School Newspaper, Student Council Latin Club, School Newspaper,
Student Council,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ss Peter & Paul High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ss Peter & Paul Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Ss Peter & Paul Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Easton Ss Peter & Paul Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    900 High Street
    Easton , MD , 21601
    (410)822-2251
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  414  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Easton
    Ss Peter & Paul High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    900 High Street
    Easton , MD , 21601
    (410)822-2275
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  189  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Easton
    Chesapeake Christian School
    (Church of God)
    1009 N Washington Street
    Easton , MD , 21601
    (410)822-7600
    (Church of God)
    1.1  mi  |  233  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Centreville Wye River Upper School
    Special Program Emphasis
    316 S. Commerce St
    Centreville , MD , 21617
    (410)758-2922
    Special Program Emphasis
    11.2  mi  |  47  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Centreville
    The Gunston School
    PO Box 200, 911 Gunston Rd
    Centreville , MD , 21617
    (410)758-0620
    13  mi  |  148  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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