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.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 297 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,445
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / Jan. 1 / rolling

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1957
Awards
 Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2018

Student Body

Total Students
297 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
Harford Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
13 students
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

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

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Community Service, Engineering Design, Girl Scouts

Arts and Music Programs:
Ballet/Contemporary Dance, Fine & Performing Arts

School Notes

  • 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.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 297 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $15,445
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / Jan. 1 / rolling

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The average private school tuition in Harford County, MD is $12,230 for elementary schools and $13,726 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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