Harford Day School

715 Moores Mill Rd
Bel Air, MD 21014-0210
Tel: (410)838-4848
Grades: PK-8 | 285 students
Harford Day School, founded in 1957, is an independent co-ed school for children K-Prep through 8th Grade.
At Harford Day, you will discover small classes, challenging academics, and a respectful learning community where committed teachers encourage each child's abilities and talents.
A Harford Day School education is a gift meant to enrich the mind, body, and spirit of every student; its benefits realized not only while in elementary and middle school, but into high school, college, and life.
Interacting with our students and faculty is the best way to experience the vitality that characterizes each day at Harford Day so come see us in action.
Make Every Day Count.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Association of Independent Maryland & DC Schools (JAIMS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 285 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Harford Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / Jan. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,445
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Admissions Director Diane Russell


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, WrestlingBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyLacrosse,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ballet/Contemporary Dance, Chess Club, Community Service, Engineering Design, Fine & Performing Arts, Girl Scouts Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Ballet/Contemporary Dance,
Community Service,
Engineering Design,
Fine & Performing Arts,

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is John Carroll School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Saint Margaret School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Saint Margaret School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bel Air
     Saint Margaret School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 683 students
    0.4 miles
    205 N Hickory Avenue
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Bel Air
    John Carroll School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 9-12 | 690 students
    1 miles
    703 E Churchville Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Bel Air
    Grades: K | 24 students
    1.4 miles
    604 Yarmouth Ln
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Bel Air
    Grades: 9-12 | 7 students
    1.4 miles
    603 Vale Road, PO Box 1038
    Bel Air, MD 21014
  • Bel Air
    Grades: K-9 | 101 students
    1.5 miles
    603 Vale Rd
    Bel Air, MD 21014

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