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Who We Are

Founded in 1973, Indian Creek School is a private, co-educational, nonsectarian day school for students age three through grade 12, located on two campuses in Crownsville, Maryland.

Indian Creek School provides an outstanding education built on strong relationships between students and teachers. Other hallmarks of the Indian Creek School experience include a thoughtful curriculum taught by an innovative faculty incorporating best practices in teaching and learning, as well as ample opportunities for extra-curricular involvement and a student-centered culture.
Distinguished by its diverse and inclusive community, ICS strives to create an educational experience where students are appreciated as individuals, and every member of the school community feels a strong sense of belonging.  

AT A GLANCE

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  • Student Body

    Number of students: 528
    Students by gender: 53.7% M/46.3% F
    Students of color: 28%
  • Academic Curriculum

    Number of course offerings (grades 9-12): 75+
    Advanced Placement classes: 18
    Enrollment in Advanced Placement classes: 127 (*does not distinguish students taking multiple AP classes)
    Student/teacher ratio: 7:1
  • Faculty

    Teaching faculty: 75
    Faculty with Advanced Degrees: 69%
    Senior Administrators: 16
  • Athletics

    Varsity and JV Teams:
    Fall: Cross Country*, Equestrian*, Field Hockey*, Sailing, Boys and Girls Soccer*, Volleyball
    Winter: Boys and Girls Basketball*, Equestrian*
    Spring: Baseball, Equestrian*, Golf, Boys and Girls Lacrosse*, Sailing, Tennis*, Track and Field

    *denotes team offered for grades 7-8
  • Arts

    Art instruction: 2D & 3D course offerings at all grade levels

    Annual theatrical productions: Upper School Play, Upper School musical, Grades 6-8 Musical, Winter and Spring Arts Nights
    Music instruction: Pre-K through 12th Grade
    Instrumental music instruction: Grades 3-12
    Dance team: Grades 7-12
  • Accreditation and Distinction

    • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
    • Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools (AIMS MD-DC)
    • Safe Sports School - National Athletic Trainers’ Association
Indian Creek school is a co-educational, college preparatory independent school, located in Crownsville, Maryland.  Students in Pre-K3 through grade 12 receive a vibrant educational experience based on excellent academics steeped in strong student-teacher connections.