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McDonogh School
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  • Private, Boarding
  • OWINGS MILLS, MD

Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
December 2
Application Fee
No data available  
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$36,400
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Boarding (Tuition + Boarding)
$49,100
Received Financial Aid
20%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From McDonogh School

Steeped in tradition with an eye toward the future, McDonogh is a welcoming community where young people in prekindergarten through twelfth grade become "LifeReady" under the guidance of talented and caring teachers. It is a place where joy is ever present and opportunities abound for deep thinking, innovating, collaborating discovering passions, and helping others.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1320
315 responses
Average ACT
31
125 responses

Middle School Academy

Academy offers middle schoolers the opportunity to take a deep dive into two of 24 unique courses in the humanities, science and mathematics, and the arts. Students learn and gain new skills through the exciting, inspiring, and engaging courses.

Culture & Safety

Poll
94%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 16 responses
Poll
94%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 16 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 41 responses
  • Spirit Week
    34%
  • Cardboard Boat Race
    22%
  • Senior Assemblies
    12%
  • Student-Faculty Basketball Game
    10%
  • April Fools Day
    7%
  • Spirit Week
    5%
  • Founder's Day & Headmaster's Day
    2%

Boarding

Students Boarding
12%
Boarding Days Per Week
5-day
Top Countries
No data available  
International Boarding Students
No data available  

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,455
95%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 20 responses
65%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 20 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 20 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$20,900
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
8:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Part Week
    No data available  
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No data available  

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
10:1
National
17:1
Poll
88%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 25 responses
Poll
92%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 25 responses
Poll
96%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 25 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
89%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 19 responses
95%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 19 responses
79%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 19 responses

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