The Calverton School

300 Calverton School Rd
Huntingtown, MD 20639-0206
Tel: (410)535-0216
Grades: PK-12 | 403 students
The Calverton School is a top-notch academic, art, athletic, and service community where values and respect are reinforced.
The school offers a challenging college-preparatory program in an environment that encourages honesty, tolerance, respect, and responsibility.
Small class size and low student/teacher ratios support a student-centered curriculum and individualized attention.
Students are prepared not only for college, but to be lifelong learners, responsible members of the community, stewards of the environment, and informed citizens of the world.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students 403 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
32%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade The Calverton School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1

School Notes:

  • The Calverton School is a community of learners, providing a supportive, yet rigorous, environment for students and teachers, and an environment that stresses cooperation, respect, and trust. Our school philosophy and mission guide us. Through a climate of respect, high expectations, and shared experiences, The Calverton School instills in students intellectual curiosity, personal responsibility, and a strong work ethic to prepare them for higher education and responsible citizenship.

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Victory Baptist Academy (10.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Tidewater School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is The Tidewater School (1.8 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Huntingtown
    The Tidewater School
    Alternative School
    Grades: PK-5 | 48 students
    1.8 miles
    120 Cox Road
    Huntingtown, MD 20639
    (410)257-0533
    1.8PK-5
    48
  • Huntingtown
    Grades: UG | 21 students
    3.6 miles
    4771 Sunday Dr
    Huntingtown, MD 20639
    (410)414-3700
    3.6UG
    21
  • Owings
    Grades: PK-8 | 247 students
    8.2 miles
    1601 W Mount Harmony Rd
    Owings, MD 20736
    (410)286-0404
    8.2PK-8
    247
  • Mechanicsville
    Grades: PK-12 | 62 students
    10.8 miles
    29855 Eldorado Farm Lane
    Mechanicsville, MD 20659
    (301)884-8503
    10.8PK-12
    62
  • Upper Marlboro
    Grades: PK | 102 students
    12.6 miles
    13400 Edgemeade Rd
    Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
    (301)579-9111
    12.6PK
    102

School Reviews

I''ve attended Calverton since second grade, and let me tell you, every time I get a chance to talk to someone about how great it is, I take it, enthusiastically. I tell everyone that''ll listen how helpful and attentive my teachers are, I tell them what the atmosphere is like, I tell them how I feel like it''s my home away from home. It''s not just a place to learn and hang with friends, it''s a place I go to relax, to do fun things, to have new experiences. So much of my life is based in Calverton, and that is a gift I will never fail to be thankful for. -A junior, class of 2014
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 09/08/12

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