St. Patrick’s School participates in the TADS on-line admissions program.

The on-line application is user friendly and allows families applying for kindergarten – grade 8 to submit an application for their child in a timely manner.

St. Patrick’s is now accepting applications for the 2018-2019 school year.

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To be admitted to St. Patrick’s, the following items are required:

  • Completed application
  • Baptismal and Birth Certificate
  • Letter of recommendation from classroom teacher or principal of current school
  • Transcript of grades and test scores
  • Admission test for grades 2-8
  • Visiting day
  • $80.00 application fee per child
  • Once accepted, a tuition contract will be issued and a non-refundable deposit will be required to secure the spot for the following year.

Children entering St. Patrick’s for the first time are required to have a physical examination and immunization as required by Maryland law.

As openings become available, the following priorities will be used to accept students to St. Patrick’s School:

  1. Siblings/Members of St. Patrick’s Parish
  2. Members of other parishes
  3. Non-Catholic Students

Open Houses

Please join us for one of our open houses for admissions in the 2018-2019 school year. We invite you in for a tour and general information session.  Information about St. Patrick’s School, including an admissions check list and the tuition schedule can be downloaded below.

For Prospective Kindergarten-Grade 8 Students
Friday, February 2, 2018

For Prospective Prekindergarten students
Friday, January 26, 2018

All open houses begin at 9:00 a.m.

Please feel free to contact the school office (301) 929-9672 to arrange a time to visit our school and learn more about the application process.

Non-Discrimination Policy
The Archdiocese Admissions Non-Discrimination Policy can be found on the website of the Catholic Schools Office of the Archdiocese of Washington:


Admissions Packet