Indian Creek School

Indian Creek School is the premiere independent school in the Annapolis area, where kindness is currency, well-being is priority, and excellence in education is relentlessly pursued.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 560 students
  • Acceptance rate: 83%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

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

Sports offered

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
ADD/ADHD Support
Year Founded
Summer School Offered
Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students
560 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Indian Creek School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
66 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
15 students
Number of AP Courses
21 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science (on-line), AP English Language & Composition, AP Environmental Science, AP European History, AP French, AP Government, AP Literature & Composition, AP Microeconomics (on-line), AP Physics, AP Psychology, AP Spanish, AP Statistics (on-line), AP United States History, AP World History (on-line)
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Uniform-Khaki pants, skirts, polo and oxford shirts, ties

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Jan. 15 / rolling
Tuition Notes
Range: $19,800 - $30,900
Summer Program Cost Notes
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
John Bonhom, Whit Willocks, Christina Mueller



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
13 extracurriculars
Creek 4 Peace Service, Drama, Engineering Club, Green Club, Musical Theater, National Honor Society, Newspaper, Quill and Scroll Honor Society, Spanish Honor Society, Student Government 6th-8th and 9th-12th, Tri M Music Honor Society, Yearbook

Club or Organization:
Class Government

School Notes

  • Indian Creek School is a private, co-educational, nonsectarian day school for students age three through grade 12, located on a wooded 114-acre campus just north of Annapolis, Maryland. At Indian Creek School, students age 3 to grade 12 partner with innovative teachers in an outstanding educational program. ICS students are challenged and inspired to discover their passions, purpose, and potential.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Indian Creek School?
The acceptance rate of Indian Creek School is 83%, which is higher than the national average of 82%.
Does Indian Creek School offer a summer program?
Yes, Indian Creek School offers a summer program. Visit their summer school page for more information.
What sports does Indian Creek School offer?
Indian Creek School offers 13 interscholastic sports: Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field and Volleyball. Indian Creek School is ranked as one of the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for most sports offered.
What is Indian Creek School's ranking?
Indian Creek School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Largest student body, Most AP courses offered and Most sports offered.
When is the application deadline for Indian Creek School?
The application deadline for Indian Creek School is Jan. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Jan. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (3 reviews)
This school is great! I'm a "frosh" & I love it! Everyone is so nice, teachers, faculty & students!
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Excellent and strong academics. Nurturing environment . Make s everyone feel welcome. Strong parental support . Teachers are dedicated and know their students. My child is learning something new everyday child loves going to school everyday . Equal balance of academics and social activities . Field trip enhance learning . Glad I chose this school.
- Posted by
We as parents struggle and question if we are doing the right thing for our children's education, but when your child walks out of a school that he just shadowed and says, "I love it here." You know you are on the right track. We are immensely happy with Indian Creek Upper School and staff. We visited several private schools and public schools too. We wanted to make sure our son would fit in and more important, was the school focused on preparing our son for college. We found both. He has found friends and clubs to join. I need to mention that we think the school knows what colleges are looking for, the well rounded student. IC students must try for one semester an after school club in sports, arts and the sciences. This gives our son an opportunity to try different things he probably wouldn't and a good admission application. Our son is enjoying learning again. What a change from his last school. We thought he gave up on science, but now he comes home and talks about it and even decided to take a science class as an elective. We love it! I believe this is due to his teacher. The science staff really gets involved with their students and there are several hands on opportunities. He is taking two AP courses and taking an on line Chinese class. This school has guided our son in the right direction. The staff is energetic and knows their students well. They are involved and always ready to assist. We made the right choice and on top of that, our son is happy about it.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Enrollment: 560 students
  • Acceptance rate: 83%
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: Jan. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Anne Arundel County, MD is $12,449 for elementary schools and $17,452 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Anne Arundel County, MD is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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