Woodmont Academy

2000 Woodmont Lane,
Cooksville, MD, 21723-0211
Tel: (443)574-8100
Grades: PK - 8 | 222 students
Woodmont Academy is a private, independent PreK3 through Grade 8 Catholic school, approved by the Archdiocese of Baltimore.
We implement the method of education developed by the Legionaries of Christ known as Integral Formation®, which endeavors to form the whole child - their intellect, faith, character, and disposition toward service.
Woodmont Academy is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges of Schools, and by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement (SACS CASI), an accreditation division of AdvancED.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1995

Student Body

Total Students 222 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 18%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(PreK: pants/polo for boys, skort/polo for girls; K-4, shirt/tie for boys, jumper for girls; 5-8, jacket/tie for boys, skirt/sweater for girls)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes PreK3: $4,220/year PreK4: $5,515/year K-8: $7,950/year
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Stephanie Blake
Admissions Associate Marcie Zimmermann

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports BasketballLacrosseSoccerBasketballLacrosse,
Soccer

School Notes:

  • The mission of Woodmont Academy is to form Christian leaders who will transform society. This mission is achieved in a vibrant academic and faith community that is equally committed to providing its students Academic Excellence, Personal Attention, and Faith and Character Formation. ACADEMIC EXCELLENCE Our academic programs are rich in content, thorough, and well-grounded in established educational principles. Teachers follow a curriculum that is designed to challenge the students, building on the knowledge and skills acquired in prior years. We educate with clear goals in mind and specific means to achieve them, and we hold ourselves accountable for achieving these goals for the benefit of students. PERSONAL ATTENTION Our teachers serve as mentors not only in the classroom, but also in life. They help students to identify their personal strengths and gifts and encourage them to use these gifts to serve others. Woodmont Academy students and families have daily personal contact with the Principal, the Chaplain, and all those who have a hand in their education. Administrators strive to know each student as an individual. FAITH AND CHARACTER FORMATION Educators need to positively motivate their students to respond freely, internalize ideas, and become convinced of their actions based in truth. We form the students in moral principles, guiding them to know, love, and desire the goals set out before them. In order to successfully form students, an educator must first motivate them; this motivation has to be grounded in love for God, the student, and others.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Glenwood Academy (4.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Glenwood Country Day School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Glenwood Academy (4.4 miles away)
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  • Woodbine Glenwood Country Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    14785 Bushy Park Road
    Woodbine , MD , 21797
    (410)489-5203
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.3  mi  |  62  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Mount Airy Glenwood Academy
    16151 Old Frederick Road
    Mount Airy , MD , 21771
    (410)489-6959
    4.4  mi  |  20  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Ellicott City Glenelg Country School
    12793 Folly Quarter Road
    Ellicott City , MD , 21042
    (410)531-8600
    5  mi  |  808  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Mount Airy Mount Airy Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    16700 Old Frederick Road
    Mount Airy , MD , 21771
    (410)489-4321
    (Christian)
    5.2  mi  |  431  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Marriottsville Chapelgate Christian Academy
    (Presbyterian)
    2600 Marriottsville Rd
    Marriottsville , MD , 21104
    (410)442-5888
    (Presbyterian)
    5.7  mi  |  402  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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