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    Calverton School ::: Huntington, Maryland ::: Southeast U.S.

    The Calverton School

    • Located approximately 45 minutes east of Washington D.C. and 30 minutes south of Annapolis, Maryland
    • 143 students (grades 9-12); 33% international; average class size 14 students; student/faculty ratio 11:1
    • Coeducational boarding and day school with no religious affiliation
    • Senior Internship required for graduation
    • University placements including Stanford University, New York University among others.
    • ESL available

    Founded

    1967

    Climate

    Four seasons, mild winters

    Student Body

    300 students (PreK - 12); 143 students (grades 9-12); 33% international

    Average Class Size

    14 students

    Faculty

    56 faculty; 59% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    11:1

    College Placement

    100% university placement including Barnard College, New York University, Stanford University, University of California - Los Angeles, Wake Forest University among others

    Honors & AP

    International Baccalaureate Program: Biology (standard and higher level), Environmental Studies and Societies (standard level), French (standard level), German (standard level), History (standard and higher level), Math (standard level), Math Studies (standard level), Music (standard and higher level), Physics (higher level), Psychology (standard and higher level), Spanish (standard level), Visual Arts (standard and higher level), Theory of Knowledge Extended Essay

    Advanced Placement: Art, Biology, Calculus, European History, French, Music Theory, Physics, Psychology, Spanish, US History

    Marking System

    The 4.0 grading system is used for all academic courses and is weighted for Honors and AP courses.

    Programs of Study

    The minimum graduation requirements for grades 9 through 12 are as follows:

    English - 4 credits
    Social Studies - 3 credits
      (US History)
    Mathematics - 3 credits
    Science- 3 credits
    World Language - 3 credits
    Art - 1 credit
    Physical Education - 1 credit
    Electives - 5 credits

    World Languages offered: French, German, Spanish

    International Baccalaureate courses offered in grades 11 and 12.

    Senior Internship: All students are required to complete a Senior Internship that consists of an in-depth work experience in a professional setting.  Students develop their individual internship project in coordination with their advisors.

    SAT Score:  Average SAT score = 1599

     

    Accreditation

    The Calverton School is accredited by the National Association of Independent Schools and International Baccalaureate World School.

    Athletics

    Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball 

    Arts

    Studio Arts, Dance, Film Studies, Guitar, Music, Musical Theater, Photography, Public Speaking, Theater

    Extracurricular Activities

    Clubs and Activities: Community Service, Computer Programming Club, Environmental Club, Model UN, National Honor Society, Student Government

    Facilities

    Academic building, Administration building, Athletic fields, One World Residential Village, Sports complex

    ESL

    Yes