Kent School

6788 Wilkins Ln,
Chestertown, MD, 21620-0216
Tel: (410)778-4100
Grades: NS - 8 | 159 students
Kent School’s mission is to guide our students in realizing their potential for academic, artistic, athletic, and moral excellence.
Our school’s family-oriented, supportive, student-centered environment fosters the growth of honorable, responsible citizens for our country and our diverse world. 

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 159 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 31%
Students by Grade Kent School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 4%
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Need based financial aid available
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Tamarisk Stricker

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, SoccerBasketballField Hockey,
LacrosseSoccer,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 4 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chess Club, Chorus, French Class, Strings Chess Club, Chorus, French Class, Strings,

School Notes:

  • Kent School is a regional, independent day school serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth Grade. We accomplish our mission by setting high academic and personal standards; by having a devoted and highly skilled faculty; and by actively living our community values of integrity, respect, responsibility and friendship. We honor the diverse backgrounds and special talents of our students and strive to maintain a strong school-home partnership and a safe, warm environment. Our students leave Kent School ready for the challenges of college-preparatory secondary schools.Central to our mission is a school philosophy built upon several principles. We understand that the child is at the center of the learning process. We encourage our students to be resourceful, independent and disciplined learners who have the confidence to take risks and who readily accept new challenges. We recognize the power of interdisciplinary teaching. We value our commitments and connections to our local and global communities. 
    Kent School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.
  • Profile last updated: 08/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chestertown Christian Academy (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Radcliffe Creek School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Radcliffe Creek School (2.8 miles away)
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