North Carroll Community School

North Carroll Community School is a community learning together without limits.
Our goal is to provide multi-age, differentiated instruction, while providing timefor in depth study.
An emphasis is placed on connections between disciplines.  All learning styles are nurtured through authentic learning experiences designed to extend and enrich our curriculum.The mission of North Carroll Community School is to develop life long learners with a passion for knowledge.
By providing a strong academic program with an emphasis on character building, our students will become productive citizens.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 113 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,995
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.
Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD Support
Yes
Learning Difference Programs
Yes
Learning Programs Supported
Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded
2005

Student Body

Total Students
113 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
4%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
North Carroll Community School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
41%
Average Class Size
15 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Increase for Middle School
Admissions Director
Sam Havighurst

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Arts and Music Programs:
Variety of Musical Instrument Lessons

School Notes

  • North Carroll Community School was formed to meet the needs of a variety of learners while offering families another choice for their children`s education. We are committed to teaching each child at his or her level of readiness, regardless of age or grade status. Using our own standards, based on the Maryland College and Career-Ready Standards as our starting point, students will build a solid foundation in Literature, Writing, Mathematics, Science, History, Geography, and the Arts. Our vision includes small class sizes, creative opportunities for learning, and most importantly, the time for students to own the concepts that they study. Differences between individuals are acknowledged and celebrated. We feel strongly about the value of character education. At North Carroll Community School, students and teachers alike belong to a community that values, teaches, and expects courtesy, cooperation, and respect.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does North Carroll Community School cost?
North Carroll Community School's tuition is approximately $8,995 for private students.
When is the application deadline for North Carroll Community School?
The application deadline for North Carroll Community School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

View the North Carroll Community School yearly calendar below. Note key dates such as:

Event
Date
First Day of School!
September 04, 2024 (Wednesday)
First Day of Special Areas!
September 11, 2024 (Wednesday)
School Closed - Parent/Teacher/Student Conferences
October 17, 2024 (Thursday)
School Closed - Professional Day for Teachers
October 18, 2024 (Friday)
School Closed - General Election Day
November 05, 2024 (Tuesday)

School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Before I came to NCCS Ihated school. The first day I came I was stunned by how they started the day. Then how they went through the day! I immediately loved coming to school everyday. I learned so much above just my education, like how to shake hands properly andhow to be respectful during the Pledge of Allegiance and National Anthem. Overall my short time at NCCS made me a better person. NCCS made me come out of my shell, which has made me be able to open up to people and have the confidence to do that. I love coming back to visit because I always learn something new!
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5  
To me NCCS means family. NCCS is a great school. I was only there for a year and it felt like I was there for so long. The staff and teachers are so loving and caring. The teachers always say they are not there to be your friend but to me they are. The students are the best. They are always so joyful and polite. When you are having a bad day, they are always there for you. NCCS is a great school. They taught me how to be respectful, humble, how to have balance and most of all how to be kind.
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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Alternative School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 113 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $8,995
  • Average class size: 15 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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