Harford Day School

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  • Harford Day School, founded in 1957, is an independent co-ed schoolfor children K-Prep through 8th Grade.
  • At Harford Day, you willdiscover small classes, challenging academics, and a respectfullearning community where committed teachers encourage each child'sabilities and talents.
  • A Harford Day School education is a giftmeant to enrich the mind, body, and spirit of every student; itsbenefits realized not only while in elementary and middle school,but into high school, college, and life.
  • Interacting with ourstudents and faculty is the best way to experience the vitalitythat characterizes each day at Harford Day so come see us inaction. Make Every Day Count.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Association of Independent Maryland And DC Schools (JAIMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1957
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in n/a

Student Body

Total Students 285 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Harford Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 15 / Jan. 1 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $15,445
% on Financial Aid
31%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,000
Admissions Director Diane Russell

Sports

Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, WrestlingBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyLacrosse,
SoccerWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Ballet/Contemporary Dance, Chess Club, Community Service, Engineering Design, Fine & Performing Arts, Girl Scouts Chess Club, Girl Scouts, Ballet/Contemporary Dance,
Community Service,
Engineering Design,
Fine & Performing Arts,
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The average acceptance rate in Harford County, MD is 81% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).