St. Timothy's School

8400 Greenspring Avenue
Stevenson, MD 21153
Tel: 410-486-7401
Gr: (Boarding) 9-12, PG | 180 students
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St. Timothy’s School, founded in 1882, is an academically challenging college-preparatory school for girls offering a rigorous course of study leading to the prestigious International Baccalaureate Diploma.
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Located on a beautiful 145-acre campus in Stevenson, Maryland, St. Timothy's School offers an unparalleled setting for its day and boarding school students and faculty, and it is just an hour's drive from the nation's capital and 20 minutes from Baltimore's Inner Harbor.
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St. Timothy's offers exceptional educational opportunities for young women in grades 9-12, including an award-winning Global Immersion Program, the Winterim experience, excellent programs in the fine and performing arts, IAAM athletics, and a full equestrian center.
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Seminar-style classes,opportunities for travel abroad, individual attention, and an internationally focused school community make a St. Timothy's education one of the best college-preparatory programs in the country.
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St. Timothy's alumnae matriculate to many of the most selective colleges and universities in the United States and abroad.
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 Our brand new 12 million dollar academic facility was completed this past fall and we now offer a 1-to-1 iPad Initiative.

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Definition of Terms 
2014 School Data
St. Timothy's School Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Preparatory College Preparatory
Grades Offered 9-12, PG 7-12
School Type All-girls Co-ed
ADD/ADHD Support Yes Yes
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Episcopal Non-denominational
Year Founded 1832 1909
Campus Size 145 acres 124 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 180 students 295 students
% Students of Color 30% 19%
% International Students 30% 20%
% Students Boarding 70% 68%
SAT range (25th-75th percentile) 1420 - 1970 -
Average ACT score 24 *National Avg. » View
Offers Post-Grad Year Yes No

Academics and Faculty

Saturday Classes No No
Classroom Dress Code Formal Casual
Average Class Size 10 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:5 1:7
Number of IB Courses Offered 26 -
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree 76% 67%
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes


Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
(International student fees are $200)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$28,560 $27,675
% Students on Financial Aid 42% 35%
Avg. Financial Aid Grant $18,000 $20,630
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No


Application Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling Jan. 15
Accepts Standardized Application Yes No
SSAT Required Yes Yes
Acceptance Rate 55% 57%
Director of AdmissionsKimberly Coughlin


# Interscholastic Sports Offered 16 14
SportsBadminton, Ballet, Basketball, Dance, Equestrian, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Indoor Soccer, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Squash, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball


Total Extracurricular Organizations 29 24
ExtracurricularsActivities Programming Board, Art Club, Baltimore Girls School Leadership Coalition, Bell Choir, Black Awareness Club, Book Club, Challenge 20/20, Choir, Community Service, Environmental Action Club, Equestrian Club, Fit Club, Flame, Green School, Handbells, Interfaith Club, International Club, Model United Nations, Morale Club, Peer Tutors, Prefects, Prom Club, Salut, Self Government Association, Shalom,

School Notes:

  • LD types supported: yes
  • School accreditations: NAIS, AIMS, IB World School, NAES, TABS, NCGS

Nearby Schools:

The nearest boarding school is Garrison Forest School (3.9 miles away)
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    300 Garrison Forest Road
    Owings MillsMD 21117
    3.9 mi | 298 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • Sparks Glencoe, MDOldfields School
    1500 Glencoe Road
    Sparks GlencoeMD 21152
    10.8 mi | 180 students | Gr. 8-12
  • Sandy Spring, MDSandy Spring Friends School
    16923 Norwood Road
    Sandy SpringMD 20860
    26.2 mi | 553 students | Gr. Pre-K-12
  • North Bethesda, MDGeorgetown Preparatory School
    All-boys  (Catholic)
    10900 Rockville Pike
    North BethesdaMD 20852
    34.5 mi | 490 students | Gr. 9-12
  • Colora, MDWest Nottingham Academy
    1079 Firetower Road
    ColoraMD 21917
    37 mi | 130 students | Gr. 9-12
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