The Calverton School
5.00 (8 reviews)
Tel: (410) 535-0216
The Calverton School Photo #3 - At Calverton we have students from Pre-K3 through 12th grade, but we are truly one Calverton Family!
The Calverton School Photo #5 - D.C. Calverton Soccer Program is an elite soccer program designed to provide opportunities for our students to play soccer at the collegiate level.
The Calverton School is a top-notch academic, art, athletic, and service community where values and respect are reinforced.
The school offers a challenging college-preparatory program in an environment that encourages honesty, tolerance, respect, and responsibility.
Small class size and low student/teacher ratios support a student-centered curriculum and individualized attention.
Students are prepared not only for college, but to be lifelong learners, responsible members of the community, stewards of the environment, and informed citizens of the world.
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)|
State or regional independent school association
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-12|
|Learning Difference Programs||Yes|
|Total Students||329 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color|
State avg.: 32%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||37 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||9:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|List of Courses Offered||Link to List of Courses|
|Matriculation DataMatric. Data||Link to Matriculation Data|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Cougar Cubs 3K, Five Full Days $11,530 Cougar Cubs 3K, Three Full Days $10,400 Cougar Cubs 3K, Five Half Days $10,400 Cougar Cubs 3K, Three Half Days $7,140 Cougar Cubs 4K, Five Full Days $11,530 Cougar Cubs 4K, Five Half Days $10,400 Kindergarten $14,480 Grade 1 $15,500 Grade 2 $16,520 Grade 3 $17,540 Grade 4 $18,560 Grade 5 $19,580 Grade 6 $20,600 Grades 7-8 $21,220 Upper School Grades 9-12, Day Student $22,440 Grades 9-12, Five-Day Domestic Boarding $35,830 7-Day Boarding rate available upon request|
|% on Financial Aid|
|Average Financial Aid Grant||$8,247|
|Admissions Associate||Beth Lennon|
|Total Sports Offered||11 sports|
|Sports||Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBasketball, Cheering,|
Cross Country, Field Hockey,
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||21 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||Club or Organization:|
Chess Club, Cooking Club, Crafting Club, Dance Club, Diversity Club, Dungeons and Dragons Club, Fencing Club, Model United Nations, National Honor Society
Arts and Music Programs:
Acrylics, and Oils, band, Coffee House performances, Drawing and Painting, Guitar, orchestra, Photography, Pottery, ukulele, voice, Watercolors
- The Calverton School is a community of learners, providing a supportive, yet rigorous, environment for students and teachers, and an environment that stresses cooperation, respect, and trust. Our school philosophy and mission guide us. Through a climate of respect, high expectations, and shared experiences, The Calverton School instills in students intellectual curiosity, personal responsibility, and a strong work ethic to prepare them for higher education and responsible citizenship.
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- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Leonardtown Grades: 9-12 | 700 students
22600 Camp Calvert Road
Leonardtown, MD 20650
(301) 373-4183 20.8 9-12
- Huntingtown Grades: PK-5 | 45 students
120 Cox Road
Huntingtown, MD 20639
(410) 257-0533 1.8 PK-5
- Huntingtown Grades: 7-12 | 7 students
4771 Sunday Dr
Huntingtown, MD 20639
(410) 414-5489 3.6 7-12
I want to give a shout out to The Calverton School! They prepared as soon as word of the virus hit the news. Our last day in the classroom was a Friday, and we started distance learning the very next Monday. They never missed a beat and continued to provide the quality education that they are known for! They have been there for their students both academically and for emotional support. If you are feeling uneasy about the quality of education that your children are getting during these uncertain times, I highly recommend that you look into The Calverton School. My only regret is that we didn't join them sooner!
- Posted by Parent - Andrea Shove
I have two children at Calverton (in the lower school). Our family is new to the school but we love the small class size, the dedication of the teachers and staff, and the welcoming atmosphere. Our kids have been welcomed and we feel that they are getting one-one attention to excel both academically and socially.
- Posted by Parent - Sherry
We love Calverton! As a parent to a returning 6th grader and a new 9th grader, we couldn't be happier. The campus is beautiful; the athletic teams are a great mix of competition and responsibility and teamwork; the faculty is providing that closer one-on-one instruction we couldn't get in public schools. Discipline is taken seriously another aspect we were unhappy about in public schools. And our children are both challenged to work on projects that interest them. Calverton is a great place to send your child!
- Posted by Parent - Ann Casey
As a recent graduate, I have experienced everything this place has to offer. The tight-knit student body is unique. Students will never be lost in the shuffle because the teachers and students hold themselves and others accountable. Calverton was physically my home for four years, but will continue to be a place I seek comfort in for years to come. I was beyond prepared to further my education in college. Rather than just memorizing facts, the IB program taught me how to think. I learned how to learn here, making me a standout in my collegiate classes. Mr. Wright, the college counselor, dedicated his life to helping students find their dream schools. Mrs. Dice, the IB Psych and Music teacher, challenged me to dive deeper into my studies and think in a new way. Mrs. Brower, the IB Art teacher, is one of the kindest souls you will ever meet. She encouraged me to explore art outside of my comfort zone and watch over her students’ wellbeing as only a mother would.
- Posted by Student/Alumni - M
We love the Calverton School and Mrs Candido!!! She has made 1st grade a breeze for our daughter. She has learned so much and we can't wait to see what she learns next.
- Posted by Parent - Melissa Phillips
As a grandparent, it is hard to have your six-year-old granddaughter halfway across the country, but Calverton School has helped so much. I try to stay in close touch with what she is doing, and I have come to believe that the Calverton academic program is unmatched. They have offered an individualized approach to her needs when her abilities exceeded her math level but needed a boost with reading. She loves school because of the enriched academic atmosphere, which even allowed her to compete meaningfully in the science fair, but also because of the caring staff. An exemplary example is Mrs. Haleigh Vance. She has been responsive to my questions, by phone, text, and emails, about everything from lunch to camp to scheduling.. Mrs. Vance truly cares about the students there, but also their families, and is sensitive to our needs. I give the highest recommendation to Calverton School and to Mrs. Vance in particular.
- Posted by Parent - Emelise Baughman
I just wanted to say what a great teacher Mr. Mallari has been to both my sons. Thoughtful, well prepared, easy to learn from, and always willing to help out if my kids had questions or didn't understand a concept. He is one of the best teachers I have dealt with while my sons have been there (since Pre-K 3!!!).
- Posted by Parent - Ted
I''ve attended Calverton since second grade, and let me tell you, every time I get a chance to talk to someone about how great it is, I take it, enthusiastically. I tell everyone that''ll listen how helpful and attentive my teachers are, I tell them what the atmosphere is like, I tell them how I feel like it's my home away from home. It's not just a place to learn and hang with friends, it's a place I go to relax, to do fun things, to have new experiences. So much of my life is based in Calverton, and that is a gift I will never fail to be thankful for. -A junior, class of 2014
- Posted by Student/Alumni - jenni
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