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Bullis School Photo #1 - Bullis encourages students to explore a wide variety of academics, arts, athletics, and service to find their passion - with world-class Bullis faculty to help guide them.
"Achieve Excellence Through Balance" is more than a slogan at Bullis School.
Bullis is an independent private, co-ed college preparatory day school for students in kindergarten through grade 12. We are situated on a stunning 102-acre campus in Potomac, Maryland just outside Washington, D.C.
With a core curriculum enhanced with signature programs in STEM, Entrepreneurship, Humanities and Global Studies, and Visual and Performing Arts, Bullis also offers extra-curricular activities that nurture creativity, leadership resourcefulness, astute thinking, community service, and teamwork and collaboration. Students learn and grow, discover academic and extra-curricular passions, value community, develop lifelong skills, and are happier and more confident because of the balance we provide.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 837 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 21 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Bullis School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for:

Category
Attribute
Sports offered
School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
837 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Bullis School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
117 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
17 courses
List of Courses Offered
Average SAT score
1250
Average ACT score
29
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Bullis uniform

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 21 / rolling
Tuition Notes
See website
% on Financial Aid
27%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$22,000
Admissions Director
Matt Trammell

Sports

School Notes

What else makes Bullis special
  • Teachers who bring technology and new methodologies into the classroom to make learning engaging.
  • Projects that teach collaboration and problem-solving in real-world applications.
  • A community that gains strength from and takes pride in its diversity.
  • Visual and performing arts that ignite the imagination of our students, whether they are new to the arts or elevating their talent to new levels.
  • Athletic programs that win championships yet overall value teamwork, pride, and humility.
  • Opportunities for students to find what interests them and create their own path to develop it.
  • Please visit our website to learn more and schedule a time to visit our campus and meet with students and our admission professionals. We look forward to introducing you to our Bullis community!
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What sports does Bullis School offer?

Bullis School offers 19 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track and Wrestling. Bullis School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for most sports offered.

What is Bullis School's ranking?

Bullis School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Highest average ACT score, Largest student body, Most sports offered and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Bullis School?

The application deadline for Bullis School is Jan. 21 / rolling (applications are due on Jan. 21 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 837 students
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 21 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Potomac, MD is $31,239 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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