About Us

Severn at a Glance

We strive to meet the needs of college-bound students from preschool through grade twelve while challenging them to realize personal excellence. We provide varied opportunities to demonstrate scholarship, leadership, citizenship, and sportsmanship both in and out of the classroom.

List of 5 items.

  • Location

    Severn School is located approximately six miles from Annapolis on two separate campuses in Arnold and Severna Park, Maryland. 

    The Chesapeake Campus in Arnold houses grades preschool through grade 5. Included on that campus are the Flinchum Gymnasium, Pat Troy Media Center, and Louise Sivvy Theatre. There are two fully equipped outdoor playgrounds, an outdoor science learning area, learning pavilion, and trike and scooter paths for early childhood students.   

    The 19-acre Teel campus in the heart of Severna Park includes the McCleary Student Center, Price Auditorium, Creeden Hall, four athletic fields (including two turf fields), Memorial Gymnasium, and the Edward St. John Athletic Center. The most recent addition is the beautiful Teel Academic Center which is a state-of-the-art facility housing the Zimmerman Library, Graw Innovation Center, and the Hoehn-Saric Center for Academic Excellence.  The Stine Environmental Center is a 2-acre outdoor learning center situated on the Severn River behind Teel Campus.
  • Accreditation

    Severn School is accredited by the Association of Independent Maryland Schools (AIMS) and approved by the Maryland State Board of Education. Severn is also a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS).
  • Students & Faculty

    • 894 students in grades PS through 12 for the 23-24 school year.
    • 125 teaching faculty  
    • 68% of faculty hold an advanced degree (masters & doctorate).
    • Student-teacher ratio: 10:1
    • Avg. Class size: 13
  • College Preparation

  • Tuition and Financial Aid

    • Tuition
    • 2022-2023 Financial Aid: $3 million
    • 23% of students awarded financial aid


At a Glance

List of 6 items.

  • 10:1

    Student-to-Teacher Ratio
  • 100%

    Graduates who attend a college or university
  • 13

    Avg Class Size
  • 46

    Athletic teams across 3 seasons
  • 68%

    Faculty that hold an advanced degree
  • 894

    Severn students from Early-School through 12th Grade

Lower School

Upper School