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  1. Academics
    A-
  2. Diversity
    B
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B-
  6. Sports
    B
Avalon School is a highly rated, private, all-boys, Catholic school located in Gaithersburg, MD. It has 204 students in grades K-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 10 to 1. Tuition is $15,000 for the highest grade offered. After graduation, 78% of students from this school go on to attend a 4-year college.
Address
200 W Diamond Ave
Gaithersburg, MD 20877
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Telephone
(301) 963-8022
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Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$15,000
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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
Average SAT
1120
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Average ACT
24
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Students

Diversity
B
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Students
204
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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B-
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Living in the Area
A+
Overall Niche Grade
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  1. Crime & Safety
    NG
  2. Diversity
    A+
  3. Cost of Living
    C
  4. Good for Families
    A+
Area Feel
Urban
Median Household Income
$83,724
National
$55,322
Median Rent
$1,586
National
$949
Median Home Value
$369,900
National
$184,700
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My experience at the Avalon school is tremendous the teachers have helped me become a man mentally, physical, and spiritually throughout my last two years. My school is an all-boys private Catholic school located in Gaithersburg, Maryland. I like it because it keeps me on the right track with the guidance of men who wants to see young men become something later in there life. one thing I would love to see change is the school location and help from the state because the teachers work so hard to make ends meet with all the little they have.
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As a parent of a young man graduating this semester from a prestigious Jesuit College, I will be forever indebted to the faculty and administration of Avalon. There are opportunities in other places, but none as willing to prepare a young man for the rigors of university life. If you think your son is ready to lead, Avalon is ready to meet him.
For the most part, the teachers at my school are unlike the teachers at most other schools. Avalon is a small school, which gives students more access to teachers and allows for more personal education, which teachers teachers embrace. The teachers I have had are very knowledgeable about the subject they teach and care about the students' learning and success. One teacher of mine also leads a youth group I am a part of, and has become a sort of uncle to me, and I can talk to him about anything. Overall, I am very pleased with the teachers at Avalon.