Admissions FAQ

What follows are answers to frequently asked questions.

What does the uniform look like?

Maryvale Uniforms


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 December 17, 2021. Click here for additional information on the Financial Aid process.

What time does the school day start and end?
The Middle School academic day is from 7:50 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Upper School school day is from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 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. For the 2021-2022 school year, all students need to be off campus by 4 p.m. unless they are participating in a sponsored club or event.

What transportation is available?

Maryvale partners with Thoroughbred Bus and Sedan for our bus transportation. For more information on bus service, contact Joe Rosensweet at 410-831-0609.