New Covenant Christian School

128 Saint Marys Church Road,
Abingdon, MD, 21009
Tel: (443)512-0771
"The truth in its wholeness-- for the whole child, for the whole of life, for the glory of God-- this is what the curriculum is all about." - Norman E.
Harper, Making Disciples At New Covenant, we want to partner with parents to educate the whole child for the whole of life.
So, while we are focused on sharpening the minds of our students, we also strive to shepherd their hearts and to shape their lives.
By the grace of God, we want them to know the truth, to love the truth and to live the truth.
We do this through a classical Christian education that challenges the mind, enages the heart, and enobles the soul.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Classical and Christian Schools (ACCS)
Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1999

Student Body

Total Students 215 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%
Average Class Size 12 students
Average SAT score 1998
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(school uniform- white and navy for grammar school, white and khaki for upper school. No uniform for Preschool)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,550
Tuition Notes Grammar (grades 1 to 6) $6550 Logic (grades 7 to 9) $6996 Rhetoric (grades 10 to 12) $7110
% on Financial Aid 8%
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,500
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kathy Heeter
Admissions Associate Tammi Stafford


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports BasketballCross CountrySoccerVolleyballBasketballCross Country,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus, Craft Club, Destination Imagination, Drama, Newspaper, Running Club Chorus, Craft Club, Drama, Newspaper, Running Club, Destination Imagination,

School Notes:

    • Classical Model of Education
    • Christ-Centered Approch to Life and Learning
    • High Academic Standards
    • Top 20% Standardized Test Scores
    • Small Classes
    • Latin Instruction, Beginning in 3rd Grade
    • Formal logic instruction in 7th and 8th grade
    • Rhetoric and Debate
    • Systematic Phonics Instruction in K-2
    • Professional, Dedicated Teaching Staff
    • Classes in Art, Music, P.E.
    • Extra-Curricular Activities, including Sports
    • Extended Care Available
    • Loving, Supportive Community of Families

    Profile last updated: 09/02/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Harford Christian School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Childrens Center Of N Harford (1.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Harford Day School (9.8 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Street Childrens Center Of N Harford
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    707 Highland Road
    Street , MD , 21154
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.5  mi  |  16  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Darlington Harford Christian School
    1736 Whiteford Road
    Darlington , MD , 21034
    5.5  mi  |  419  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Bel Air Hickory Child Development Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of the Nazarene)
    2430 Conowingo Rd
    Bel Air , MD , 21015
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of the Nazarene)
    7.2  mi  |  83  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Forest Hill Harford Friends School
    2230 Rock Spring Road
    Forest Hill , MD , 21050
    7.6  mi  |  39  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Forest Hill
    Advent Lutheran Elementary School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2230 Rock Spring Road
    Forest Hill , MD , 21050
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    7.6  mi  |  19  students  |  Gr.  K-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Choosing a School: 10 Things Which Matter To Parents
Never lose sight of why you are planning to send your child to private school. This list of ten considerations will help you focus on the things which matter.
3 Tips for an Effective Private School Job Search
Use these tips to tweak your job search strategies as you seek employment in a private school.
5 Financial Aid DOs and DONTs
Part of the private school selection process is financial aid. We point out five issues about which you should be aware.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.


(enter "N/A" if not applicable)

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!