What time does the school day start and end?
The academic day is from 7:55 a.m. to 3 p.m. School buildings open as early as 7:15 a.m. for morning drop off. Middle School students should be picked up by 3:30 p.m. unless they are involved in a supervised, after-school activity. Maryvale’s After-School Supervision Program is available until 5:30 p.m. and is provided at the additional cost of $400 per student per semester.
What does the uniform look like?
All Maryvale students must wear a white Maryvale polo shirt (long or short sleeved), a kilt, black knee-highs or white crew socks with a brown/tan boat shoe or gray sneakers. Red blazers must be worn to Community Homeroom and Assemblies. In cold or inclement weather, black/brown/gray UGG boots or rain boots and black leggings may be worn.
What is the average class size?
The average class size is 15 students with a 9:1 student-to-faculty ratio. With our manageable size, innovative teaching methods and flexible curriculum, we provide the individualized approach each girl needs to excel in all aspects of her education.
What type of devices do students use?
Students must supply their own devices. Any tablet or laptop with a diagonal screen between 8” and 14” is acceptable. All devices must have a keyboard either attached or Bluetooth.
How do I apply for Financial Aid?
Maryvale is committed to providing access to our invaluable academic, spiritual and co-curricular offerings for deserving students and supporting economic diversity in our student population. To this end, we offer financial assistance to families with demonstrated need. There is a separate Financial Aid application that must be completed by Dec. 20, 2019. Click here for additional information on the Financial Aid process.
Maryvale, in affiliation with Kangaroo Coach, offers bus service for an additional fee to our families. Kangaroo Coach provides bus transportation to the Howard County/Catonsville areas, Harford County and a route in the Hunt Valley/PA areas. We also provide a carpool list, sorted by zip code, so that our families can coordinate carpools.