Skip to Main Content
Covenant Life School
blue checkmark
  • Private, Christian (General)
  • GAITHERSBURG, MD

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

We are so grateful that we've been able to safely open our doors this year for in-person instruction! We are currently accepting applications for this coming Fall. We encourage families to search our informative website, virtual tour, and contact us by email with questions.

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A minus
  2. Diversity
    grade A+
  3. Teachers
    grade B
  4. College Prep
    grade A
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A minus
  6. Sports
    grade B

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$125
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
TOEFL

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$13,920
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid
$5,000
From Covenant Life School

Welcome to Covenant Life School. Originally founded as a small church school in 1979, Covenant Life has since grown into a respected independent Christian college preparatory academy. Over these past 40 years, we’ve built a school established on the truth of Scripture. This foundation grounds us, and a godly ambition drives us in developing a relevant 21st century Christian education.

Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events

Covenant Life School Rankings

Niche ranks nearly 100,000 schools and districts based on statistics and millions of opinions from students and parents.

YouTube Video

Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1220
27 responses
Average ACT
26
7 responses

J-Term at Covenant Life School

For the past 3 years, our school has integrated a J-term as part of our curriculum. J-term is a time we set aside to accomplish a variety of vital goals that will launch our school forward in learning and growth. J-Term brings 32 deep-dive specialty classes, 2 retreats, 1 international mission trip to the Dominican Rep, 12 field trips, and a week of internships to the upper school students.

Culture & Safety

Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 7 responses
Poll
100%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 7 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 26 responses
  • Basketball Games
    23%
  • Spirit Week
    15%
  • Spirit Week
    12%
  • Spring Extravaganza and Servathon
    12%
  • Dances
    8%
  • Fundraisers
    8%
  • Homecoming
    8%

Instagram Posts

Students

Diversity
grade A+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
374
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 9 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 9 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 9 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$3,500
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
4 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    No data available  
  • Offers Part Day
    No data available  

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
12:1
National
17:1
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 8 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 8 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 8 responses

Map

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A minus
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
33%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 6 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 6 responses
67%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 6 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C+
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$117,944
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,736
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$418,500
National
$217,500

Covenant Life School Reviews

Rating 4.49 out of 5  49 reviews
Selecting a category below will take you to another page
All Categories
Rating 5 out of 5  
Start Your Review of Covenant Life School
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 4 out of 5  

Add to List