Calvert School, founded in 1897, is a well-known private school in Baltimore, Maryland. Its first headmaster was the renowned, Harvard-educated Virgil M. Hillyer. Calvert offers education from pre-Kindergarten through 8th grade. Calvert's focus is on strong academics, especially a firm grounding in mathematics and English.
"Calvert School is dedicated to educating boys and girls through its time-tested method of teaching and its rigorous curriculum. Particular emphasis is given to mastering essential skills, inspiring a lifelong love of learning, and instilling enthusiasm, responsibility, and self-discipline. Calvert seeks to develop students of high academic achievement, intellectual curiosity, and strong moral character within a supportive and diverse community."
Home education services
Calvert also offers extensive services to parents, such as counseling and professional grading of tests.
Calvert School is accredited and its curriculum is approved by the Maryland Department of Education.
- http://www.calvertschool.org/school/ (Homepage)
- http://www.calvertschool.org/home-school/ (Home for homeschooling division)
- http://www.calvertschool.org/education-services/successful-homeschool-stories/ (Testimonials)