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Georgetown Preparatory School

Georgetown Preparatory School is an all-male private Catholic boarding traditional school for students in grades 9 through 12.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Suburban

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Overview

Overview

Georgetown Preparatory School says

Georgetown Preparatory School, one of the oldest boys' schools in America is the only Jesuit boarding school in the country. The average graduate takes 5 A.P. courses with 80% of scores qualifying for college credit. 82% of the boys play interscholastic sports. The school's interscholastic athletic, forensics and fine arts programs enjoy national recognition... Georgetown Preparatory School, the oldest boys' school in America is the only Jesuit boarding school in the country. The average graduate takes 5 A.P. courses with 80% of scores qualifying for college credit. 82% of the boys play interscholastic sports. The school's interscholastic athletic, forensics and fine arts programs enjoy national recognition.Georgetown Prep is located in a suburban setting near the National Institutes of Health and the Bethesda Naval Medical Center. The school is located at the Grosvenor Station of the Washington Metro's Red Line. The school is 35 minutes from each of Washington's major airports. Prep alumni include Brian Cashman '85 (General Manager - New York Yankees), Senator Christopher Dodd '62 (United States Senator), A.J. Wood '91 (U.S. National Soccer Player and former Olympian), Mo Rocca '87 (Comedian, formerly of the The Daily Show), William Bidwill '49 (Owner - NFL's Arizona Cardinals) and many other successful graduates. Prep families also include the Kennedys and the family of George Washington.

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Finance

Finance

Tuition

Grades Cost Term
High School $50,465 Annual

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Admissions

Admissions
Phone
  (301) 493-5000
Email
  bgilbert@gprep.org

Entrance Requirements

  • SSAT and the average admitted student scores in the 90th percentile.

Academics

Academics

Test Scores

1975 Average score for the SAT Composite

Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 487
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
9 127
10 128
11 117
12 115

Georgetown Preparatory 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 Georgetown Preparatory School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Average Class Size 16
Gender 100% Male
Dress Code Formal
Percent Boarding 23%
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 72%
Multi-racial 2%
Hispanic/Latino 5%
Black or African American 11%
Asian 10%

Extracurriculars

  • Photography Club
  • Student Government

Associations & Memberships

Jesuit Secondary Education Association (JSEA)

The Association of Boarding Schools (TABS)

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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