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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 465 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded

Student Body

Total Students
465 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
State avg.: 37%
Students by Grade
Worcester Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
53 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

Finances and Admission

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)

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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked MD School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 465 students
  • Acceptance rate: 75%
  • Average class size: 16 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Maryland is $12,451 for elementary schools and $16,497 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maryland is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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