Welcome to Maret. We are proud of the many ways we ignite our students' potential, develop the mind, nurture curiosity, welcome challenge, embrace joy, and build a school community that is equitable and inclusive.

We are fully enrolled at the time for the 2020-2021 school year, but our team is happy to speak with you virtually should you have any questions as we work remotely. If you are interested in submitting a late application, please click the link below to start the online application process.

Meet the Admission Team

director of admissions

Annie Farquhar
Director of Admission

director of financial aid

Bobby Holt
Director of Financial Aid

director of high school

Sophie Howard
Director of Upper School Admission

director of summer programs

Murugi Njoroge
Admission Associate and Associate Director of Summer Programs

director of middle school

Patrick Scott
Director of Middle School Admission & Social Media


Frog FAQ

Maret is a co-ed, independent school located in Washington, DC. We serve 650 students in grades K-12, all on one campus.

Continuity of Learning Plan (COL)

Maret faculty are working with students online as we practice social distancing. Feel free to click here to learn how Maret is responding to COVID-19 and to see how our students are experiencing distance learning.




Start a Late Application

Late applications are reviewed on a space available basis.


Why Maret?

Non-Discrimination Policy

Maret School stands firmly behind the principle that the admission of students, the employment of faculty, the orientation of programs, and the governance of the School to be open to all who are qualified regardless of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, or creed. We believe that this principle is both firmly grounded in the spirit of American democracy and in keeping with the civil responsibilities of an independent school.

Expansion Grades

Maret accepts students as openings become available. With the exception of kindergarten, the exact number of openings for our expansion grades varies each year.

  • KINDERGARTEN: 20 new students
  • FIRST GRADE: 5 - 7 new students
  • FOURTH GRADE: 7 - 10 students
  • SIXTH GRADE: 10 - 15 new students
  • SEVENTH GRADE: 10 - 12 new students
  • NINTH GRADE: 20 - 25 new students

Contact Us

If you have any questions, feel free to email us at

We hope to connect virtually soon!

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