Covenant Life School is a dually accredited K-12 Christian day school with a strong academic tradition, a competitive interscholastic athletics program, and a pervasive emphasis on character development and spiritual formation.
Located in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C., Covenant Life School offers enrollment to families who are members of Evangelical churches. Covenant Life School is passionate about preparing youth for the unique call God has on their lives.
We are devoted to supporting parents in Covenant Life Church and other Evangelical churches who want to educate their children with strong Christian teachers and from a biblical worldview.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 435 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,770
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Year Founded
1979

Student Body

Total Students
435 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
62%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Covenant Life School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
59 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
50%
Average Class Size
20 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
Advanced Courses
Art, Biology, Calculus A/B, Chemistry, Literature, Psychology, Spanish, Statistics, US History
Average SAT score
1220
Average ACT score
26
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
Uniforms

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Highest amount - H.S.
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$5,000
Admissions Director
Deanna Korzeniewski

Sports

Total Sports Offered
7 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Art Club, Cyber Patriots, Drama Club, Student Council, Student Newspaper, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Chapel worship team, Choir

School Notes

  • Covenant Life School is a dually accredited PK-12 Christian day school with a strong academic tradition, a competitive interscholastic athletics program, and a pervasive emphasis on character development and spiritual formation. Located in the Maryland suburbs of Washington, D.C., Covenant Life School offers enrollment to families who are members of Evangelical churches. Covenant Life School is passionate about preparing youth for the unique call God has on their lives. We are devoted to supporting parents in Covenant Life Church and other Evangelical churches who want to educate their children with strong Christian teachers and from a biblical worldview.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Covenant Life School cost?

Covenant Life School's tuition is approximately $14,770 for private students.

What sports does Covenant Life School offer?

Covenant Life School offers 7 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Volleyball and Wrestling.

What is Covenant Life School's ranking?

Covenant Life School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Largest student body.

When is the application deadline for Covenant Life School?

The application deadline for Covenant Life School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (8 reviews)
5  
My exchange students have attended CLS for several years. Every person I have worked with in both the faculty and support staff and been a quality professional, excellent in their role, and super friendly to work with. Just as great, being newer to the CLS community, I have found the families at CLS to be genuine and welcoming people, inclusive of people from various cultural backgrounds. This is definitely the kind of community that models for teens what it means to be an excellent and kind person. Additionally, the academics are a cut-above and fully prepares a student interested in college.
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5  
Covenant Life has been fantastic for our high-schooler. Our child has matured noticeably, and is very comfortable at the school. It's clear to us that Covenant Life's faculty and staff care about the students.
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5  
I enjoyed going to CLS almost 20 years ago. Some of the same faculty is still there during my tenure at the school. Currently, I have 2 kids enrolled in elementary school and it has been fantastic. The teachers are outstanding with a challenging, but fun curriculum. The faculty does a great job with the students with the ongoing vision to develop & equip the next generation.
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5  
The Christian school COVENANT LIFE is being a blessing for our life; since we were looking for a strong Christian teaching values and also strong academics for our son. We feel very comfortable the way my son is progressing. Teachers are very committed and supportive and the facilities are amazing! Of course my son is so delight for the opportunity to participate in the competitive athletic program here.
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5  
Covenant Life School is an acedemically rich environment. Our daughter is in middle school and has attended since Kindergarten. She has enjoyed the art and music classes and participatied on two well coached spots teams. The many elective( STEM, writing, history etc. ) provide opportunities for the students to grow into intelligent and well rounded individuals. The most significant aspect of CLS for our family is that it is a loving and nuturing environment.
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5  
I'm so grateful for Covenant Life School as my child has grown in so many ways - academically and spiritually from the godly character education provided by the skilled teachers. The teachers are always so encouraging and uplifting, finding the strengths of each child and encouraging them to grow in all realms of life.
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5  
Our son has been at Covenant Life School for two years, and he is thriving. The teachers are great - engaging, caring, and challenging the students to grow intellectually and spiritually. Our son is especially interested in computers and math, and he is thrilled with the quality of these departments. There are a lot of sports, music, and other extracurricular activiites, but the most important thing to me is the way students interact with eachother and their teachers. The community is a caring one, and as problems crop up, they are addressed quickly. We are very happy with Covenant Life School.
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5  
Covenant Life School has been such a blessing for our family. We have three children, and all of them attend this school. The teachers, the leaders, the staff, they all work together seeking to honor God as they instruct our children to pursue academic excellence while they keep God as number 1
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 435 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,770
  • Average class size: 20 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, MD is $19,630 for elementary schools and $25,978 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, MD is 76% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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