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Holly Grove Christian School
7317 Mennonite Church Road Westover, MD 21871
410-957-0222 Fax 410-957-4250
www.hgcsweb.com

Description

Holly Grove, an independent, private, Christian , college preparatory, co-educational day school was established in 1975 with 19 students, and has since grown to an enrollment of over 500 from Pre-Kindergarten to 12th grade. The campus is 10 miles north of the Maryland/Virginia border on the Eastern Shore of Maryland and draws its students from both states. The area is predominantly rural.

Accreditation:

HGCS is accredited by the Association of Christian Schools, International and by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools.

Academic Calendar:

Two semesters, beginning in late August and running through early June.

Graduation Requirements: 24 credits

(1 credit=1 full year course)
English4 credits
Mathematics3 credits
Science3 credits
History3 credits
Bible3 credits
Health.5 credit
Physical Education1 credit
Electives7 credits
Community Service20 hours/year

AP Classes:

English Literature and Composition, English Language and Composition, US History, Calculus AB, Statistics, Physics 1,
AP Calculus AB

In addition, students are able to take other AP level classes through our association with Sevenstar Online Academy.

Honors Level:

Honors Algebra 1, Honors Geometry, Pre-Calculus, Honors Biology, Honors Algebra

Grading System:

Grading is calculated on a 4.0 scale, with honors courses weighted a half point and AP courses weighted a full point. Ranking is based on the weighted GPA.

Grading Scale:

LetterPercentageGPA Points
A+99-1004.0
A92-984.0
A-90-913.67
B+88-893.33
B82-873.0
B-80-812.67
C+78-792.33
C72-772.0
C-70-711.67
D+68-691.33
D62-871.0
D-60-610.67
F0-600.0

 
CEEB code: 211 082
 
SAT Score Ranges: graduates from 2007 to 2012
ScoreCrit ReadMathWriting
700-800422
600-700202413
500-600504250
400-500404243
300-4006712
MD Ave.499502491

SAT Comparison List

SAT Comparison List for 2015

AP Exams:

Over the past 6 years over 50% of AP students have received a 3 or better on the AP exams.

College Attendance:

College attendance rate for 2012 graduates was 95%. Seniors were offered over one million dollars in scholarships.