Mcdonogh School

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McDonogh School is a community that finds joy in work, in play, and in the discovery and realization of personal potential.
Strong, mutually respectful relationships among and between students and teachers inspire a passion for learning, a dedication to personal integrity, and a commitment to excellence.
Embracing diversity of background, culture, and thought, the school builds upon its founder's original mission to provide a life-altering opportunity to develop in its students the will "to do the greatest possible amount of good.".

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12

Student Body

Total Students1,357 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Mcdonogh School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers223 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Pikesville
    Grades: PK-12 | 806 students
    6.1 miles
    2425 Old Court Road
    Pikesville, MD 21208
    (410) 339-7070
    6.1 PK-12
    806
  • Owings Mills
    Grades: NS-12 | 456 students
    2.1 miles
    300 Garrison Forest Road
    Owings Mills, MD 21117
    (410) 559-3111
    2.1 NS-12
    456
  • Baltimore
    Grades: PK-12 | 821 students
    9 miles
    5114 N Charles St
    Baltimore, MD 21210
    (410) 649-3211
    9 PK-12
    821
  • Windsor Mill
    Grades: PK-12 | 204 students
    3.7 miles
    3030 N Rolling Road
    Windsor Mill, MD 21244
    (410) 655-9300
    3.7 PK-12
    204
  • Towson
     Notre Dame Preparatory School
    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 6-12 | 828 students
    11.3 miles
    815 Hampton Lane
    Towson, MD 21286
    (410) 825-6202
    11.3 6-12
    828

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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $10,739 for elementary schools and $16,601 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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