St. Andrew's Episcopal School

  • The mission of St. Andrew's Episcopal School is to know and inspire each child in an inclusive community dedicated to exceptional teaching, learning, and service.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1978

Student Body

Total Students644 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
24%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade St. Andrew's Episcopal School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers99 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
76%
Average Class Size13 students
Number of AP Courses18 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No jeans or sweatpants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineJan. 15
Tuition NotesTuition ranges from $21990 (Pre-school) to $43275 (Grades 9-12)
Admissions DirectorLisa Shambaugh

Sports

Total Sports Offered16 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Equestrian, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CrewCross Country,
DanceEquestrian,
GolfLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter TrackWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.1 extracurricular
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Over 40 different student clubs

School Notes

  • St. Andrew's Episcopal School is a private, coeducational college preparatory day school for students in preschool (Age 2) through grade 12, located in Potomac.
  • From the youngest ages, our students are engaged in design thinking, leadership development, and learning to powerfully express their ideas.
  • St. Andrew`s is home to the Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning, where our faculty work with university researchers to discover how they can integrate current research into classroom practice and challenge our high-achieving students to achieve their full potential.
  • As an Episcopal school, we embrace the diversity of our students, teachers and families.Most of all, what you will see at St. Andrew`s is that our students are happy. Our students are known, they are inspired by our excellent faculty, they are challenged and embraced in our inclusive community dedicated to exceptional teaching, learning, and service.
  • We look forward to getting to know you and your child, and invite you to visit St. Andrew`s.

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Potomac
    Grades: K-12 | 837 students
    1.9 miles
    10601 Falls Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301) 983-5711
    1.9 K-12
    837
  • Potomac
    Grades: NS-12 | 436 students
    2.6 miles
    8224 Lochinver Ln
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (240) 395-0698
    2.6 NS-12
    436
  • Potomac
    The Heights School
    All-boys (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: 3-12 | 536 students
    1.6 miles
    10400 Seven Locks Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854
    (301) 365-4300
    1.6 3-12
    536
  • Bethesda
    Grades: 3-12 | 657 students
    4.3 miles
    7303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 365-5300
    4.3 3-12
    657
  • Bethesda
    Landon School
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    All-boys
    Grades: 3-12 | 655 students
    4.8 miles
    6101 Wilson Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 320-3200
    4.8 3-12
    655

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