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The Nora School

The Nora School is a coeducational private traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

The Nora School says

Nora is a small, progressive, independent, college preparatory day school for students in grades 9 through 12 who are bright but have found themselves frustrated in larger or more rigid institutions.The Nora School offers a college preparatory curriculum and small classes in a relaxed, nurturing environment. The Nora School aspires to uncover and strengthen the intelligence and talents of bright students who have been frustrated in school. Their frustration may stem from a variety of sources: learning disabilities, health problems, family circumstances, or simply dealing with large bureaucratic structures. The mission of The Nora School is to assist these students in turning their lives around, to get them excited and confident about learning, to help them take responsibility for their actions and their lives, to help them view the world more critically, and to prepare them for post-secondary education.

Finance

Finance

Private schools, including parochial and boarding, are funded through tuition and fees. The cost varies from school to school, but most families pay tuition to attend them. Many private schools offer financial aid or discounts, so it's worthwhile to ask about these options.

Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (301) 495-6672
Email
  janette@nora-school.org

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 58
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 12
10 9
11 18
12 19

The Nora School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing The Nora School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 5 : 1
Gender 59% Male / 41% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 66%
Hispanic/Latino 7%
Black or African American 26%
Asian 2%

Extracurriculars

  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Basketball
  • Soccer
  • Softball

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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