Worcester Preparatory School

Worcester Preparatory School is a college prep day school for students in Pre-K through grade 12.
Located in Berlin, Maryland, Worcester Prep attracts students from Maryland, Delaware, and Virginia.
The school has earned a reputation as an academic leader, but the value of a Worcester Prep education reaches beyond what`s learned in the classroom.
Worcester Prep also instills social and emotional skills. Students learn that empathy, confidence, and perseverance in the face of challenges are as important to success as mastering mathematics, writing an essay, or learning to code.
Worcester Prep is warm and supportive, a close-knit community where teachers know every student on a personal level and parents know their children will be nurtured as well as challenged.
The combination of academic excellence, character development, and personal encouragement helps students succeed not only at Worcester Prep, but also at colleges nationwide and in careers in every field.
It`s this preparation for a fulfilling, happy life that makes Worcester Preparatory School worth it.
Worth the extra effort from students to reach a bar that`s been set high.
Worth the heartfelt commitment from teachers to unlock the potential in every child.
Worth the investment from families who want their children to become their best selves.
For more information and to schedule your visit, contact Director of Admissions Tara Becker at tbecker@worcesterprep.org or 410-641-3575.

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Worcester Preparatory School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for:


School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
463 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 38%
Students by Grade
Worcester Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
48 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size
16 students
Number of AP Courses
9 courses
List of Courses Offered
Advanced Courses
AB Calculus BC, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science, AP English Composition, AP English Literature, AP French IV, AP Physics, AP U. S. History, Honors Spanish IV
Matriculation DataMatric. Data

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Tara Becker



Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
9 extracurriculars
Club or Organization:
Chess Club, Cum Laude Society, Environmental.Recycling Club, International Thespian Society, National Art Honor Society, National French Honor Society, National Honor Society (NHS), National Spanish Honor Society, Student Government Association (SGA)
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the acceptance rate of Worcester Preparatory School?
The acceptance rate of Worcester Preparatory School is 75%, which is lower than the national average of 82%.
What sports does Worcester Preparatory School offer?
Worcester Preparatory School offers 9 interscholastic sports: Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Tennis and Volleyball.
What is Worcester Preparatory School's ranking?
Worcester Preparatory School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Maryland for: Largest student body.
When is the application deadline for Worcester Preparatory School?
The application deadline for Worcester Preparatory School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).

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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $13,716 for elementary schools and $18,253 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maryland is 82% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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