Takoma Academy extends a warm invitation to any student interested in obtaining a Christian education in a Seventh-day Adventist environment.
The school's program prepares a student to live as a constructive Christian in today's secular and urban society.
Takoma Academy is a Seventh-day Adventist high school.  It is committed to the development of Christian ideals, the skills needed to achieve academic excellence, physical skills, an increased awareness of the preservation of the environment and creative imagination.
This education is offered to both Seventh-day Adventists and the general community.
Each student is expected to maintain a high level of academic and behavioral performance.
The school's low teacher to student ratio, approximately eighteen to one, set in a culturally diverse environment, offers quality education combined with personal attention and concern for the individual.
The school provides a balanced discipline of body, mind and spirit.
This creates an ideal climate for developing self-worth promoting responsibility and community service through cooperation and achievement finding a saving relationship with Christ.

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,752
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 50 students
  • Application Deadline: Sep. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

Top Rankings

Takoma Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for:

Category
Attribute
School History

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
240 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Takoma Academy Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
20 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
20%
Average Class Size
50 students
Number of AP Courses
8 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AP Calculus, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Environmental Science, AP Government, AP Human Geography, AP Spanish, AP United States History
Matriculation DataMatric. Data
Classroom Dress Code
Casual
unified dress code

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Sep. 15 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Add\'l $875 enrollment fee
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%

Sports

Total Sports Offered
6 sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
HOSA, National Honors Society, NSBE Jr., Student Council, Writing Club, Yearbook Staff

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Cheerleading

School Notes

  • Takoma Academy extends a warm invitation to any student interested in obtaining a Christian education in a Seventh-day Adventist environment. The school's program prepares a student to live as a constructive Christian in today's secular and urban society. Takoma Academy is a Seventh-day Adventist high school. It is committed to the development of Christian ideals, the skills needed to achieve academic excellence, physical skills, an increased awareness of the preservation of the environment and creative imagination. This education is offered to both Seventh-day Adventists and the general community. Each student is expected to maintain a high level of academic and behavioral performance. The school's low teacher to student ratio, approximately eighteen to one, set in a culturally diverse environment, offers quality education combined with personal attention and concern for the individual. The school provides a balanced discipline of body, mind and spirit. This creates an ideal climate for developing self-worth promoting responsibility and community service through cooperation and achievement finding a saving relationship with Christ.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Takoma Academy cost?

Takoma Academy's tuition is approximately $14,752 for private students.

What schools are Takoma Academy often compared to?

Takoma Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Spencerville Adventist Academy by visitors of our site.

What is the acceptance rate of Takoma Academy?

The acceptance rate of Takoma Academy is 95%, which is higher than the national average of 81%.

What sports does Takoma Academy offer?

Takoma Academy offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field and Volleyball.

What is Takoma Academy's ranking?

Takoma Academy ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Highest percentage of students of color and Oldest founding date.

When is the application deadline for Takoma Academy?

The application deadline for Takoma Academy is Sep. 15 / rolling (applications are due on Sep. 15 but additional applications are reviewed year-round as space permits ).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 240 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $14,752
  • Acceptance rate: 95%
  • Average class size: 50 students
  • Application Deadline: Sep. 15 / rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, MD is $19,630 for elementary schools and $26,090 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Montgomery County, MD is 78% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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