Q: When is the deadline for application?
Maclay School has a rolling admissions which means we will continue to enroll students until a grade level is full.
Q: How big are the classes?
PreK: 12 students with a teacher + teaching assistant
K-5: 18 students is a full class (K and 1st grade have a teacher + teaching assistant)
MS: 16-18 students
US: 18 students on average per class.
Q: How many students attend Maclay?
We have just over 1000 students in grades PK3-12
Student/Teacher Ratio is 12:1
Q: What type of security do you have in place?
Maclay School employs two-armed security officers on campus from 7am-3:30pm. There is one entry location at the Welcome Station for guests who must present a driver’s license upon entering campus.
Q: What types of meal services are provided?
Marauder Meals provides food services serving hot lunch, Wich Which sandwiches, Açaí bowls, pizza and more.
Q: Does Maclay offer any summer programs?
Maclay offers over 100 summer campus from academics, to technology, to art, and day camp.
Q: What kind of after school programs do you have?
Maclay offers a variety of options for after school including Enrichment Classes, Kids Club, Middle School Center, various sports for a wide range of ages, and academic support options.
Q: Does Maclay have a dress code?
Students in PK3 - 8th grade wear a school uniform while Upper School students have a dress code and Wednesdays students must follow the 'Dress for Success' dress code.
Q: What is Early Release Wednesday?
Every Wednesday, all students are released at 2pm allowing for faculty/staff professional development. Free after school care is available until 3pm for students in grades PreK-8.
Q: What type of academic support does Maclay have?
Maclay offers a number of Academic Support through the Center for Academic Excellence. The CAE coordinates assessments, testing, accommodations, tutorial services, directed study halls, and study support services to name to a few. CAE staff is dedicated to each division, Lower, Middle, and Upper School.
Q: Does Maclay offer scholarships?
While we do not accept scholarships, we do have a robust tuition assistance program.