Roland Park Country School

5204 Roland Avenue,
Baltimore, MD, 21210-0212
     Tel: (410)323-5500
Grades: NS - 12 | 636 students
A college preparatory school educating girls and young women from Kindergarten through Grade 12, Preschool for girls and boys.
Roland Park Country School is a very special place, marked by a resilient spirit that has been the School's hallmark since its inception over 100 years ago.
This spirit has traveled with the School from the original campus on Keswick Road to Roland Avenue to University Parkway to our present campus at Chestnutwood.
Over the years, RPCS has thrived.
Even during times of difficulty, RPCS's commitment to providing students with a top-notch education and the tools and knowledge necessary to pursue their passions with confidence, responsibility and an understanding of the world around them, has remained a constant.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Coalition of Girls
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Programs Supported yes
Year Founded 1901

Student Body

Total Students 636 students
Student Body Type All-girls
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 35%
Students by Grade Roland Park Country School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 24 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Art History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Chinese, Computer Science, Economics, English, English 11, Environmental Science, European History, French Language, Government, Latin Vergil, Music Theory, Physics, Russian, Spanish Language, Statistics, Studio Art, US History, 
Average SAT score 1772
Average ACT score 25
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 20
Yearly Tuition Cost $24,995
Tuition Notes Kindergarten Tuition - $20,000 Preschool Tuition (2013-2014) 7:30am - 6:30pm - $14,995 7:30am - 3:00pm - $12,750 7:30am - 12:30pm - $10, 950 International Tuition $30,200
% on Financial Aid 29%
Admissions Director Kathleen Curtis
Admissions Associate Jaleh Goodale

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Badminton, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Winter TrackBadmintonBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
Indoor SoccerLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SquashSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,
Winter Track

School Notes:

Roland Park Country School, a college preparatory school for girls, is dedicated to the intellectual, aesthetic, physical and moral development of its students and now includes a coed Preschool. While maintaining high academic standards, the school upholds tradition and promotes innovation. The school encourages self-discipline, independence of thought, tenacity of purpose, creativity, and spiritual well-being. It also fosters personal integrity, respect for others, an appreciation of diversity, and a cooperative, resilient spirit. Roland Park Country School values the friendly atmosphere of mutual trust inherent in an inclusive community. The school strives to instill in its students a lifelong love of learning as well as the motivation to look within and beyond themselves in order that they become responsible, contributing members and leaders of their communities.

Profile last updated: 06/16/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gilman School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilman School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Friends School Of Baltimore (0.6 miles away)
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