Sligo Adventist School
- Sligo Adventist School is a Christ-Centered academically sound educational institution that is big enough to offer all the extras yet small enough to care.
- Our MISSION: Sligo Adventist School believes in relevant Christ-centered education that fosters an environment of Spiritual Growth, Academic Excellence and Personal Accountability.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools|
|Religious Affiliation||Seventh Day Adventist|
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Learning Programs Supported||Dyslexia, ADD, ADHD|
|Total Students||229 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 33%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||18 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||21 students|
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
(Students wear uniforms daily. Have chapel dress uniform.)
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$8,050|
|Tuition Notes||Tuition is based on being a part of a constituent church, non-constituent church or a community member.|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$1,000|
National avg.: 85%
|Admissions Director||L. Roo McKenzie|
|Admissions Associate||Brenda Peace|
|Total Sports Offered||2 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, SoccerBasketball, Soccer,|
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||8 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Band after school, Cheerleading, Drill Team "Sligo Pathfinders", Handbell choir after school, Kaizen Karate after school, Praise Team after school, Steel Band after school, WAU Gymnastics after school|
- Reading and Writing Specialists
- Accelerated Reader "Independent Reading Program"
- Math & Science Labs
- Computer Instruction
- Library Science
- Before and After School Care Program
- Numerous after-school care programs.
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Takoma ParkGrades: 9-12 | 240 students
8120 Carroll Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912
- RestonGrades: PK-6
10800 Parkridge Blvd.
Reston, VA 20191
- KensingtonGrades: NS-5 | 93 students
9411 Connecticut Avenue
Kensington, MD 20895
- RockvilleGrades: 6-12 | 60 students
5100 Randolph Road
Rockville, MD 20852
- HyattsvilleGrades: PK-12 | 108 students
Po Box 5417
Hyattsville, MD 20782
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