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Kent School Photo #1 - Kent School is located on a beautiful, rural campus along the banks of the Chester River. Our school's nurturing environment is the perfect place to begin or continue a joyful educational journey.
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Kent School Photo #1 - Kent School is located on a beautiful, rural campus along the banks of the Chester River. Our school's nurturing environment is the perfect place to begin or continue a joyful educational journey.
Kent School`s mission is to guide our students in realizing their potential for academic, artistic, athletic, and moral excellence. Our school`s family-oriented, supportive, student-centered environment fosters the growth of honorable, responsible citizens for our country and our diverse world.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 159 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded
1967

Student Body

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

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
24 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
4%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
(Khaki pants and solid color polo)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Lower School tuition is $16,200* Middle School tuition is $17,375* *Inclusive of most fees. Need based financial aid available
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$7,000
Admissions Director
Tricia Cammerzell

Sports

Total Sports Offered
4 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
6 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Lego Club, Programming Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Chorus, Strings

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Soccer

School Notes

  • Kent School is a regional, independent day school serving students from Pre-Kindergarten through Eighth Grade. We accomplish our mission by setting high academic and personal standards; by having a devoted and highly skilled faculty; and by actively living our community values of integrity, respect, responsibility and friendship. We honor the diverse backgrounds and special talents of our students and strive to maintain a strong school-home partnership and a safe, warm environment. Our students leave Kent School ready for the challenges of college-preparatory secondary schools.Central to our mission is a school philosophy built upon several principles. We understand that the child is at the center of the learning process. We encourage our students to be resourceful, independent and disciplined learners who have the confidence to take risks and who readily accept new challenges. We recognize the power of interdisciplinary teaching. We value our commitments and connections to our local and global communities. 
  • Kent School admits students of any race, color, national or ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students at the school.

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-8
  • Students: 159 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $16,000
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Kent County, MD is $12,375 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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