St. Timothy's School

8400 Greenspring Avenue
Stevenson, MD 21153
Tel: 410-486-7401
Gr: (Boarding) 9-12, PG | 200 students
St. Timothy’s, an all-girls secondary residential International Baccalaureate (IB) World School, seeks students of intelligence and integrity from diverse cultural, racial, socioeconomic and geographic backgrounds. Our goal is to prepare students for lives of meaning and consequence.
We provide a comprehensive and flexible academic program in a supportive, richly resourced, and beautiful setting.

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Definition of Terms 
2015 School Data
St. Timothy's School Boarding School Avg.
School Focus College Prep College Preparatory
Grades Offered 9-12, PG 7-12
School Type All-girls Co-ed
Supports Learning Differences (LD) Yes Yes
Religious Affiliation Episcopal Non-denominational
Year Founded 1832 1910
Campus Size 145 acres 120 acres

Student Body

Enrollment 200 students 298 students
% Students of Color
% International Students
% Students Boarding
Average SAT Score n/a * National Avg. »View
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 8 students 12
*National School Avg. » 20
Teacher : Student Ratio 1:8 1:7
Number of IB Courses Offered 26 -
ESL Courses Offered Yes Yes
% Faculty with Advanced Degree
Summer Program Offered Yes Yes


Yearly Tuition
(Boarding Students)
(International student fees are $200)
Yearly Tuition
(Day Students)
$29,300 $27,800
% Students on Financial Aid
Avg. Financial Aid Grant $18,000 $21,275
Merit Scholarships Offered Yes No


Application Deadline Feb. 1 / rolling Jan. 15
Accepts Standardized Application Yes No
SSAT Required Yes Yes
Acceptance Rate
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 28 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 Club,

School Notes

  • The school’s residential structure enables faculty to support students in their personal, social, and intellectual development. Boarding and day students – as well as our parents, alumnae, and friends – appreciate the individual attention, the community atmosphere, the spiritual richness, and the high standards that characterize the St. Timothy’s experience. The academic program fosters excellence in all disciplines within the liberal arts tradition.  Faculty members guide students in mastering skills, acquiring knowledge, and thinking critically, creatively and independently. The School strives to help girls achieve their potential not only intellectually, but also artistically, athletically, and morally, so that they may lead responsible and fulfilling lives.St. Timothy’s School is committed to establishing a community that encourages people of diverse backgrounds and beliefs to understand and respect one another and to be sensitive to differences. In its programs, the School seeks to promote a balance of leadership, cooperation, and service, together with a deeper awareness of the global community and the natural world.  Each member of our tight-knit community – students, faculty, and staff alike – has special talents and gifts that help fulfill the mission of the School.
  • LD types supported: yes
  • School accreditations: NAIS, AIMS, IB World School, NAES, TABS, NCGS

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