Georgetown Preparatory School
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|Georgetown Preparatory School|
|City:||N. Bethesda, Maryland|
|Address & Contact Information|
|Address:||10900 Rockville Pike|
Georgetown Preparatory School is a Jesuit high school located in the United States in North Bethesda, Maryland. It is located in the Maryland Province of the Society of Jesus and was founded in 1789.
Georgetown Prep is one of the most exclusive prep boarding schools in the United States. The average senior has taken 5 advanced placement courses with 80 percent of the test scores qualifying for college credit. Prep is regarded as one of the most academically challenging and prestigious private high schools in the country. Since its founding, the school has maintained an outstanding reputation and consistently ranks among the top 10 private high schools and college preparatories in the U.S.
As of the 2005-2006 academic year, Georgetown Prep was ranked as the fifth best private high school in the nation in regards to college placement. The average SAT score of a graduate is 1407 (under the old scoring system). These averages rank amongst the highest in the country. In 2007, Georgetown Prep was named the most selective all-boys' boarding school in the world. The more popular colleges and universities enrolled by the graduates of the Class of 2007 included Georgetown University, Boston College, Villanova University, Duke University, University of Virginia, University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University, University of Notre Dame, Yale University, Harvard University, Stanford University, and Cornell University.
For the 2007/2008 academic year, Day Student tuition is US$22,650, while Resident tuition is $39,650. The English as a Second Language Program (ESL) is an additional $5,000.
10900 Rockville Pike; N. Bethesda, Maryland 20852-3299, United States.