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About Father Andrew White School

Current Enrollment: 269

2010-11 tuition: Catholic-$4,675 per child with volunteer hours. Non-Catholic-$5580 per child

Financial Aid Available.

Excellence in Academics

    11 Scholarships to St. Mary’s Ryken awarded for the 2008-09 school year11 Presidential Excellence in Education Awards for 2008 graduates

    Grand Prize Winner in the Junior Division of the St. Mary’s County Science Fair with 10 other FAW students winning awards

    2 Prince George’s County Science Fair award winners.

    2008-One Student Awarded First place in GFWC of St. Mary’s County Art Contest

    State level participant in National Geography Bee

    Science, Technology, Engineering, Math Program as education partners with Patuxent River Naval Air Station

    Southern Maryland Teacher of the Year for the Archdiocese of Washington, DC

Excellence in Service

    Soup kitchen volunteers – grade 8 studentsNursing home volunteers – Middle school students

    St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Math-a-thon

    Mission Drive to benefit the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth

    Food drives

    Clothing drive for the needy

    Forgotten Soldier Project

    Samaritan’s Purse Project

    Baby shower for Pregnancy Care Net Center

Excellence in Faith

    Whole school morning prayer service dailyStudents attend weekly Mass and prepare special first Friday Liturgies.

    Participation in the Annual Diocesan Rally and Mass for Right to Life

    Stations of the Cross during Lent

    Living Rosary

    Sacramental Preparation retreats

    Living Stations of the Cross and Holy Thursday Service

    Participation in the Archdiocesan Vocations Mass – 8th grade students

    Penance services

    “Commitment to Christian Living” Middle States Project

    May Procession and Crowning

Extra-Curricular Excellence

    Participation in the 2008 Archdiocesan Band FestivalFirst Place Finish in the 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2008 Parochial School Relay Races

    Student Council Association

    Boys and Girls JV and Varsity Basketball Teams

    Cheerleading

    School Chorus

    STEM Programs

    School Talent Show

Excellence in Family Gathering

    350 grandparents attending Grandparents Day500 attendees at the Thanksgiving Family LuncheonMonthly Sunday Breakfast after Masses

    Spaghetti Dinner

    Fall Fun Day

    Ice Cream Social

    Family Movie Nights

    Spring Gala with Live & Silent Auctions