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14504 Briar Forest
Thurmont, MD 10010
Tel: (413)772-8888
Grades: 2-6 | 52 students
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School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Alabama Association of Independent Schools (AAIS)
Association of Delaware Valley Independent Schools (ADVIS)
Association of Independent Michigan Schools (AIMS)
Accreditation International
Religious Affiliation Amish
Grades Offered Grades 2-6
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported GB Syndrome
Year Founded 1984
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 1992, 1994, 1996

Student Body

Total Students 52 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
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Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 123 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 1:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 13 students
Number of AP Courses 12 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
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Average SAT score 1000
Average ACT score 9
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6
Tuition Notes Free for Top Students*07 test
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $11
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director 12
Admissions Associate 14


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Profile last updated: 11/10/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Victor Cullen Academy (6.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pioneer Baptist Church School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Mother Seton School (6.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Thurmont
    Grades: K-8 | 16 students
    1 miles
    Po Box 355
    Thurmont, MD 21788
  • Emmitsburg
    Mother Seton School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 287 students
    6.9 miles
    100 Creamery Road
    Emmitsburg, MD 21727
  • Sabillasville
    Victor Cullen Academy
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 7-12 | 158 students
    6.9 miles
    6000 Cullen Drive
    Sabillasville, MD 21780
  • Blue Ridge Summit
    Grades: 1-12 | 19 students
    7.5 miles
    15167 Dutrow Ave
    Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214
  • Blue Ridge Summit
    Grades: PK-12 | 14 students
    7.5 miles
    13722 Monterey Ln
    Blue Ridge Summit, PA 17214

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