The Heights School

10400 Seven Locks Rd
Potomac, MD 20854-0208
Tel: (301)365-4300
Grades: 3-12 | 474 students
The Heights School is a private, independent, preparatory school for boys, grades three to twelve.
The school assists parents in the intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual education of their sons.
Dedicated teachers impart rigorous academic training in all the major areas of the liberal arts.
Formation in virtue fosters respect for every person, a desire to serve God and others, and an optimistic attitude towards life's challenges.
The school's Christian orientation and spiritual formation are entrusted to Opus Dei, a Personal Prelature of the Catholic Church.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 3-12

Student Body

Total Students 474 students
Student Body Type All-boys
% Students of Color
16%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, MD is $12,522 for elementary schools and $22,486 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, MD is 77% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).