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    Saint Timothy's School ::: Stevenson, Maryland ::: Northeast U.S.

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    St. Timothy's School, Stevenson, Maryland (Girls Only)

     

    • Idyllic environment, 1 hour from Washington DC, 20 minutes from Baltimore, 2 hours from Philadelphia and 3.5 hours from New York City.
    • Girls only; 200 students; 33% international; average class size 10 students; student/faculty ratio 6:1
    • St. Timothy's offers the International Baccalaureate Program
    • 100% university placement including Brown University, University of California Berkeley, Harvard among others
    • ESL Program

    Founded

    1882

    Climate

    Temperate; four seasons

    Student Body

    Girls only, 200 students (grades 9 - 12); 33% international.

    Average Class Size

    10 students

    Faculty

    76% with advanced degrees

    Student/Faculty Ratio

    6:1

    College Placement

    100% university placement including Brown University, University of California Berkeley, University of Chicago, Harvard University among others

    Honors & AP

    International Baccalaureate: 9th and 10th grade curriculum is designed to provide the students with the best chance for success at the IB level.  The 11th and 12th grade (Diploma Program) features concurrent study in humanities, mathematics and science in a rich curriculum designed to instill a global perspective and to promote cross-cultural understanding and respect.

    Advanced Placement courses: Biology, Calculus & Mathematics

    Global Dynamics program, a ground-breaking interdisciplinary course that develops a perspective on a variety of global issues and topics.

    Special Programs

    Global Immersion Program invites prominent international speakers and provides opportunities for student travel to countries such as Peru, Thailand, China, India and Egypt to explore ancient cultures and subjects such as biodiversity, different religions and sustainability.

    Marking System

    Formal grade reports with individual written comments are sent home three times a year at the end of each trimester.

    Programs of Study

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

    English - 4 years
    History/Social Science - 4 years
      (Modern World & US History)
    Mathematics - 4 years
    Science - 4 years
      (Combined sciences first two years (Biology, Chemistry, Physics) last two years choice of one of the sciences)
    Religious Studies & Philosophy - 2 years
    Fine Arts - 2 years
    Foreign Language - 4 years

    Foreign Languages: French, Chinese, Mandarin, Spanish

    SAT/ACT Scores: Average SAT score = 1695; Average ACT score = 24

    Accreditation

    St.Timothy's School is accredited by the National Association of Independent Schools, Association of Independent Maryland Schools, The Associaton of Boarding Schools, The National Coalition of Girls Schools, International Baccalaureate World School.

    Athletics

    Interscholastic Sports:

    Fall Sports: Field Hockey, Volleyball, Tennis, Soccer

    Winter Sports: Ice Hockey, Squash, Swimming, Basketball, Indoor Soccer

    Spring Sports: Lacrosse, Softball, Badminton, Golf

    Additional Sports activities offered at various times throughout the year include: Horseback Riding, Aerobics, Snowboarding, Skiing, Karate, Golf, Triathalon Training, among others

    St. Timothy's comprehensive equestrian program was designed specifically for their students with lessons, boarding and horse show services. 

    Arts:

    St. Timothy's School offers a wide spectrum of opportunities and experiences in the arts.  The studio arts, music, theater and dance programs each sponsor performers, speakers and gallery shows by both students and professionals, including gallery openings of IB art, two fully staged theater productions and three dance performances.

    Extracurricular Activities

    Clubs and Organizations: Activities Programing Board, Art Club, Black Awareness Club, Challenge 20/20, Culinary Club, Equestrian Club, Girls Up!, Green School, Handbell Choir, Interfaith Club, International Club, Model UN, Moongates (A cappella group), Morale, Social Services Club, Student Ambassadors, Unity Club, Yearbook

    Campus Features:

    St. Timothy's campus, on more than 145 acres (58 hectares), includes 27 buildings, the Hamilton-Ireland Equestrian CenterGrass Family Foundation Outdoor Athletic ComplexKatharine B. Wilson ChapelHannah More Performing Arts CenterAlice Ingram Hooker Athletic CenterDixon Hall, and the Commons and Redlands Cafe.  Other facilities include a fitness center, technology center, volleyball courts, indoor basketball courts, pool and athletic fields.

    ESL

    ESL Program: Coursework includes grammar and vocabulary exercises, composition writing and correcting and close study of American short stories and unabridged novels with proficiency, compose letters, make presentations, and write essays and a research paper - all in English