St. Albans School

  • St. Albans School is a college preparatory school for boys, chartered by the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation, in Washington, D.C. The school is dedicated to fostering the spiritual, intellectual, and physical development of its students. St. Albans challenges its students to achieve excellence and to embrace responsibility, and it expects them to act always with honor and to respect and care for others.
  • The school believes that the spiritual growth of its students gives meaning to their intellectual and physical endeavors.
  • Toward this end, St. Albans seeks to provide an understanding of the Christian faith, as expressed through the Episcopal tradition.
  • As an Episcopal School with a pastoral commitment to all, St. Albans welcomes boys of all faiths and respects the religious beliefs of all members of the School community.
  • The objective of the school's rigorous academic program is to teach each student strong skills of analysis and expression; to instill core knowledge in the arts, sciences, and humanities; to foster the ability to think critically, creatively, and independently; and to inspire intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning.
  • Through its varied academic and extracurricular offerings, St. Albans encourages its students to develop their unique talents and to pursue knowledge that will serve both the individual and society.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades 4-12
Year Founded1909
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students576 students
Student Body TypeAll-boys
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade St. Albans School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
67%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses13 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeFormal

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 6 / Jan. 20
Yearly Tuition Cost$42,484
% on Financial Aid
26%
Average Financial Aid Grant$27,020
Admissions DirectorTyler Casertano
Admissions AssociateLily Kosegarten

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Football, Kayaking, Lacrosse, Rock Climbing, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
FootballKayaking,
LacrosseRock Climbing,
SoccerSwimming,
TennisWrestling,

School Notes

  • St. Albans School is a college preparatory school for boys, chartered by the Protestant Episcopal Cathedral Foundation, in Washington, D.C. The school is dedicated to fostering the spiritual, intellectual, and physical development of its students. St. Albans challenges its students to achieve excellence and to embrace responsibility, and it expects them to act always with honor and to respect and care for others. The school believes that the spiritual growth of its students gives meaning to their intellectual and physical endeavors. Toward this end, St. Albans seeks to provide an understanding of the Christian faith, as expressed through the Episcopal tradition. As an Episcopal School with a pastoral commitment to all, St. Albans welcomes boys of all faiths and respects the religious beliefs of all members of the School community. The objective of the school's rigorous academic program is to teach each student strong skills of analysis and expression; to instill core knowledge in the arts, sciences, and humanities; to foster the ability to think critically, creatively, and independently; and to inspire intellectual curiosity and a passion for learning. Through its varied academic and extracurricular offerings, St. Albans encourages its students to develop their unique talents and to pursue knowledge that will serve both the individual and society.
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