Maret School

3000 Cathedral Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20008-0200
     Tel: (202)939-8814
        
   
Grades: K - 12 | 635 students
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Upper School students gather in the Theatre weekly for Convocation, a meeting run by Student Council.
Founded in 1911, Maret School is an independent, coeducational, K–12, college preparatory day school located on a single campus in Washington, DC where we applaud high achievement while promoting a philosophy of nurtured risk-taking.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1911

Student Body

Total Students 635 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 42%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade Maret School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 107 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 6 / Jan. 6
% on Financial Aid 24%
Admissions Director Annie Farquhar
Admissions Associate Patrick Scott

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes:

Maret School galvanizes the intellectual, analytical, creative, and physical capabilities of our students and equips them to excel in future academic endeavors. We join with our parents to instill in each student the self-reliance and moral awareness to develop healthy personal relationships, work through challenges, and enjoy life. 

In a community that embraces different cultures, interests, perspectives, and talents, we prepare our students to become responsible, thoughtful, and well-informed adults who are able to play an active role in improving the world.

Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

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The nearest high school is Washington International School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aidan Montessori School (0.3 miles away)
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