Kent School

Tel: (410)778-4100
Grades: NS - 8 | 151 students
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Kent School is located on a beautiful, rural campus along the banks of the Chester River. Our school's nurturing environment is the perfect place to begin or continue a joyful educational journey.
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Kent School is located on a beautiful, rural campus along the banks of the Chester River. Our school's nurturing environment is the perfect place to begin or continue a joyful educational journey.
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 Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Year Founded 1967

Student Body

Total Students 151 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 10%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Kent School Student 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
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Khaki pants and solid color polo)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $14,000
Tuition Notes Need based financial aid available
% on Financial Aid 30%
Admissions Director Tricia Cammerzell

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, Soccer, Strings Chess Club, Chorus, Soccer, 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: 07/16/2015

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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chestertown
    Radcliffe Creek School
    Alternative School
    Grades: NS-8 | 100 students
    2.8 miles
    201 Talbot Blvd
    Chestertown, MD 21620
    (410)778-8150
    2.8NS-8
    100
  • Chestertown
    Grades: K-12
    3 miles
    401 Morgnec Rd
    Chestertown, MD 21620
    (410)778-5855
    3K-12
    n/a
  • Chestertown
    Guiding Light Christian Academy
    Alternative School (Baptist)
    Grades: PK-12 | 22 students
    9.2 miles
    2210 Dudley Corners Rd
    Chestertown, MD 21661
    (410)438-3390
    9.2PK-12
    22
  • Sudlersville
    Eastern Shore Junior Academy
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    Grades: K-12 | 31 students
    10 miles
    407 Dudley Corners Road
    Sudlersville, MD 21668
    (410)505-4074
    10K-12
    31
  • Worton
    Grades: NS-1 | 32 students
    11.1 miles
    25528 Worton Lynch Road PO Box 6
    Worton, MD 21678
    (410)778-5663
    11.1NS-1
    32

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