Bryn Mawr School

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109 W Melrose Ave

Baltimore, MD 21210

(410) 323-8800

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Grades: PK - 12

School Type: Private

Student Enrollment: 811

Students Per Teacher: 6

Parent Reviews

27 Parent Reviews for Bryn Mawr School

My daughter LOVES Bryn Mawr! The teachers are great!! My daughter loves being in class with girls who are excited to come to school everyday. The girls develop very strong friendships and really support one another.

Posted by a parent on 07/29/14

Bryn Mawr prepares girls to be confident, smart young women. I was so impressed after meeting the girls attending the Upper School (high school). They have a variety of interests from arts to athletics and community service to politics and go off to some of the most prestigious colleges in the country.

Posted by a teacher on 06/19/14

If you are not a big donor you will have absolutely no contact with Headmistress Maureen Walsh. She never acknowledged me or my daughter in 10 years. The school is a pressure cooker and very competitive. Coupled with its conservatism and fear of challenging authority, it is a soulless, joyless place.

Posted by a parent on 06/09/14

BMS plays to a narrow band of student type: a certain range of math/science intellect, and the education in this mode is full and hard- hitting. Teaching is not creative above the lower school; there is almost no extra help for any one who needs it. Prepare to pay for tutors:; ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/16/14

As a student artist, I feel very marginalized. There is a heavy emphasis on science, math, engineering, and technology that I find to be a bit unnecessary considering the strength of our English program and the weakness of our math program in particular. I understand that BMS wants to put strong women ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 08/18/13

There is greatness at BMS and then there is well... the dark side. The amazing faculty expects a lot from their most often very bright students and many will drive towards perfectionism in their fields. Life's challenges ahead will seem like ant hills compared to the mountains faced as young girls at ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/28/13

One of the most over rated private schools. Don't count on the school for any support if your daughter has a problem adjusting or her grades go down. With that much money ($33K+, including other expenses), you would expect to have some support and good communications from the staff. There is none and ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/01/13

This school is weird, i have been here for 10 years and i know alo about it. There is a lot of bulling, a lot of it and pure malice. The girls are stuck u snobbs. There are all about cliques. Everyone juges. Its all about gossip, and how many boys have you kissed from Gilman. Gilman Gilman Gilman, that ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 09/29/12

I guess everyone is bound to have different experiences but we could not be happier with our decision to put our daughter in Bryn Mawr. We came from a private catholic school K-8 with a pretty good reputation. We were concerned about waiting until 8th grade to find an all-girls school and decided to ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/07/12

I went to BMS for ten years. I've noticed that several reviewers said your daughter can get a better education at a public school. LOL. I went to a well-respected public school for two years and it was not Bryn Mawr. Maybe there are better private schools in Baltimore (I wouldn't have any idea about ...  Read more

Posted by a other on 12/11/11

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School Profile for Bryn Mawr School

Enrollment
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Student enrollment:
811
Students per teacher:
6
Full-time teachers:
129
Bryn Mawr School Enrollment by Grade

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Baltimore schools — Bryn Mawr School is located at 109 W Melrose Ave, Baltimore MD 21210. 109 W Melrose Ave is in the 21210 ZIP code in Baltimore, MD Bryn Mawr School is a Private school that serves grade levels PK - 12.
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