The Banner School

The Banner School is a non-sectarian co-educational, independent school composed of a prekindergarten (4- and 5-year-olds), primary school (kindergarten-4th grade), and a middle school for grades 5-8. The Banner School, through its Learning Triangle and its diverse community of learners, provides a nurturing yet challenging environment that motivates students to become responsible citizens who lead by example.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 94 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,260
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1982

Student Body

Total Students
94 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
30%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
The Banner School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
45%
Average Class Size
16 students
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
traditional style khaki or navy pants and knee length skirts, polo shirts tucked in, dress shoes, belts

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Prekindergarten (part-time and full-time) through 8th grade tuition. Before and after care is available and separate from the tuition.
% on Financial Aid
33%
Admissions Director
Jamie Pratt, Admissions Coordinator

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Homework Club

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, Chorus

Recreational Athletic Programs:
Intramural Sports
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does The Banner School cost?
The Banner School's tuition is approximately $13,260 for private students.
What sports does The Banner School offer?
The Banner School offers 6 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Intramural Sports Only, Soccer, Track and Field and Volleyball.
When is the application deadline for The Banner School?
The application deadline for The Banner School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 94 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $13,260
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Frederick County, MD is $10,544 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Frederick County, MD is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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