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Calverton At-A-Glance

Founded:  1967

Campus:  Occupies 153 acres with modern facilities

Divisions:   

  • Lower School: Preschool – Grade 5
  • Middle School: Grade 6 – Grade 8 
  • Upper School: Grade 9 – Grade 12

Enrollment for 2013-2014: 350

  • Lower School: 122
  • Middle School: 77
  • Upper School: 151

Faculty, Staff & Administrators: 

  • 59% hold advanced degrees
  • 700+ years of teaching experience

Student-Teacher ratio: 11:1

Average Class Size: 14

Financial Aid:  

The Calverton School offers financial aid to enroll mission-appropriate students who would not otherwise have access to an independent school education due to financial constraints. At Calverton, we believe an effective learning environment includes an appreciation for diversity.

Awarding aid makes our school more accessible and affordable, thus fostering a more financially diverse school community. Calverton does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual preference, or national origin in its admission or financial aid processes.

Among other measures, Calverton uses Financial Aid for Student Tuition (FAST) to assist in financial aid calculations. Grants are awarded to families on an annual basis, beginning in March and continuing until funds are depleted. For more information on aid please click HERE.

Students Receiving Financial Aid: 31%

Advanced Placement Courses: 12

Honors Courses: 7

World Languages:  Spanish & French

Technology:  Incorporate technology in the learning environment by offering wireless computing on campus, mobile laptop carts, SmartBoards, iPads for every Lower School student.  Students in 9th - 12th Grade will need to have their own laptop.

Arts:  Music, Visual Arts & Theater

Athletics:  Includes movement classes for youngest children, physical education for students in grades PK –12.  Offer 8 different sports for middle and upper schools plus sports clinics for lower school.

  • Cross Country (Boys & Girls)
  • Soccer (Boys & Girls)
  • Basketball (Boys & Girls)
  • Lacrosse (Boys & Girls)
  • Field Hockey (Girls)
  • Softball (Girls)
  • Golf (Coed)
  • Tennis (Coed)

Team Name:  Calverton Cougars 

Mascot:  The Calverton Cougar

School Colors:  Blue and Gray

School Song:

"THE CALVERTON SCHOOL SONG"

Between the river and the Bay
There is a School we love.
It guides us on and lights the way
Sure as the stars above.

To Calverton we will be true
As we go on life's way.
We pledge our love and loyalty
To Calvert's blue and gray.

And as we journey through the years
We hold our standards high.
We seek the truth, and finding it
Grow strong as days go by.

To Calverton we will be true
As we go on life's way.
We pledge our love and loyalty
To Calvert's blue and gray.

 

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