- Barrie School's student-centered, teacher-guided interdisciplinary education promotes the academic, athletic, artistic, and social growth of the individual.
- Our Montessori Lower, dynamic Middle, and college-focused Upper Schools form a welcoming community that emphasizes hands-on learning experiences, and respect for self, others, and the environment.
- Barrie empowers students to develop the confidence, independent thinking, and teamwork essential for world citizenship.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||American Montessori Society (AMS)|
Institute for Independent Education
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool-12|
|Total Students||283 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 33%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||55 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||5:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||15 students|
|Number of AP Courses||7 courses|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Jan. 19 / rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Please visit the Barrie School website for information on tuition. http://www.barrie.org/admission/tuition|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$7,600|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||Ingrid Yuryev|
|Admissions Associate||Beryl Chafin|
|Total Sports Offered||8 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cross Country, Equestrian, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBasketball, Cross Country,|
Track and Field, Volleyball,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||19 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Film Club, Flashlight: Student Journalism, French Club, Instrumental Ensemble, International Thespian Society, Music/Rock Band Club, National Honor Society, Robotics Club, School Store, Spanish Club, Sports, Student Government Association, TEAMS Club, Technical Theater, Theater, Ultimate Frisbee Club, Writing Club, Yearbook, Yoga Clu|
- Please visit the Barrie School website for information on how to apply.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- PotomacGrades: K-12 | 777 students
10601 Falls Rd
Potomac, MD 20854
- Sandy SpringGrades: PK-12 | 603 students
16923 Norwood Road
Sandy Spring, MD 20860
- GermantownGrades: NS-8 | 140 students
15951 Germantown Rd
Germantown, MD 20874
- LaurelGrades: 9-12 | 460 students
113 Saint Marys Place
Laurel, MD 20707
- BethesdaGrades: 3-12 | 664 students
7303 River Road
Bethesda, MD 20817
January 08, 2018
Changes to the Tax Code in late 2017 included the addition of saving for K-12 private school education to 529 plans. We take a look at what this means for families thinking about private school for their children.
January 07, 2018
From time to time we all wonder how things might have turned out if circumstances and situations had been different. We apply that questioning to private schools.
December 27, 2017
Hundreds of private schools, and for that matter, public schools, outside the United States will be happy to have you as a teacher for a few years.