The Heights School

The Heights School is a private, independent, preparatory school for boys, grades three to twelve.
The school assists parents in the intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual education of their sons.
Dedicated teachers impart rigorous academic training in all the major areas of the liberal arts.
Formation in virtue fosters respect for every person, a desire to serve God and others, and an optimistic attitude towards life's challenges.
The school's Christian orientation and spiritual formation are entrusted to Opus Dei, a Personal Prelature of the Catholic Church.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Top Rankings

The Heights School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for:

Category
Attribute

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
510 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
The Heights School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
National avg.: 13:1

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling

School Notes

  • The Heights School is a private, independent, preparatory school for boys, grades three to twelve. The school assists parents in the intellectual, moral, physical, and spiritual education of their sons. Dedicated teachers impart rigorous academic training in all the major areas of the liberal arts. Formation in virtue fosters respect for every person, a desire to serve God and others, and an optimistic attitude towards life's challenges. The school's Christian orientation and spiritual formation are entrusted to Opus Dei, a Personal Prelature of the Catholic Church.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Frequently Asked Questions

What is The Heights School's ranking?
The Heights School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for The Heights School?
The application deadline for The Heights School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

School Calendar

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Event
Date
LAST DAY OF SCHOOL
June 06, 2024 (Thursday)
Last day to make a gift to the 2023-2024 Crescite Fund
June 30, 2024 (Sunday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: 3-12
  • Enrollment: 510 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

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The average private school tuition in Potomac, MD is $33,473 for elementary schools and $38,314 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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