Respect. Lifelong Learning. Innovation.

Springdale graduates are critical thinkers, problem solvers, and open-minded, having lived with and learned from a culturally diverse student body.

Springdale Prep’s academic program offers 6th-12th graders a well-balanced learning opportunity that is equal parts thought-provoking and globally enlightening. Students are both challenged and stimulated by the core curriculum while also enjoying the freedom to pursue their personal interests from a broad range of elective classes. Whether it’s a middle schooler starting his or her educational journey, or an upperclassman focused on applying to college, Springdale’s small classes and differentiated instruction facilitate a positive on-site experience and a promising future.

Middle School

Our Middle School program engages multiple learning and teaching techniques that promote active and purposeful learning in our students. We offer a challenging, integrated, relevant curriculum that advances successful learning and fosters meaningful relationships.

Upper School

Our Upper School curriculum prepares students for an array of outcomes academically and beyond, providing students with the platform and resources to align desired outcomes within a student-centered approach to learning.


Our athletic programs aim to build our students’ character, confidence, discipline, mental toughness, and leadership skills.  Our dedicated team of coaches strives to cultivate skill as well as sportsmanship while helping to create a strong sense of community among our students.

Springdale Prep is an authorized school for the International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme and an IB World School.

IB World Schools share a common philosophy—a commitment to improve the teaching and learning of a diverse and inclusive community of students by delivering challenging, high quality programmes of international education that share a powerful vision.

An IB Education is world-renowned for its academic and personal rigor. The IB curriculum focuses on learners, develops effective approaches to teaching and learning, works with global contexts by increasing understanding of language and cultures, and explores globally significant ideas and issues.

Only schools authorized by the International Baccalaureate can offer the Diploma Programme. For further information about the IB and its programmes, visit

I want to become a Global Citizen at Springdale Prep.

Springdale Preparatory School is a Maryland State Department of Education approved boarding and day academic community.

Non-Discrimination Policy: Springdale Preparatory School will not discriminate against students or employees on the basis of race; national or ethnic origin; religion; gender; sexual orientation; age; or disability in the administration of its educational policies, admissions decisions, employment practices, financial aid programs, and athletic and other school-administered programs and activities.