Glenelg Country School is a true country day school, bringing the character-building aspects of the best college preparatory schools to Howard County. To further support our students and their families, we offer a variety of services and programs to better enhance the education experience.
GCS bus service is offered to students in Pre-K through Grade 12. Each of the four routes run approximately one hour in the mornings and afternoons. The interactive map below shows the routes and stops offered for the 2022–2023 school year. The cost of bus service is $1950 round-trip for the year ($1500 for a sibling) or $975 one-way for the year ($750 for a sibling).
As a convenience to families, GCS is proud to partner with Lunchbox to provide lunch service to our students Monday through Friday. Lunch Box offers healthy and nutritious menus at affordable prices with over 60+ hot or cold menu combinations including kid favorites: macaroni and cheese with carrots, crispy chicken sandwich with fruit, and grilled chicken pita. Lunches are prepared fresh every morning and are delivered to GCS in individually wrapped and labeled containers where they are kept in professional grade warmers until lunch period.
We understand the demands of working adults. Our Extended Day programs provide a supportive and safe environment for your child to learn, explore, share, create, and play while you’re at the office. Our Extended Day teachers encourage imagination, creativity, and expression through the arts, science, nature exploration, and more.
Morning care is available at 7:30 a.m. for our Little Dragons–Grade 5. The cost for five days per week for the year is $600.
Aftercare is available from 3:30–6 p.m. for students in Pre-Kindergarten–Grade 8. The cost for five days per week for the year is $3,000.
A special “School’s Out” program is available from 8:00 a.m.–6:00 p.m. in June between the close of the school year and the opening of Summer Camps.
Full day programs are offered during professional and parent conference days for students in Pre-Kindergarten–Grade 5 with advanced registration. The cost is $80 per day.
Glenelg Country School offers the opportunity for students to participate in after school enrichment activities conducted on our campus. Enrichment classes are offered three times a year (fall, winter, and spring) to students Pre-Kindergarten–Grade 8, with classes that include instruction in visual arts, dance, computer technology, math, cooking, and sports.
Health and Wellness Services
One of the primary goals of Glenelg Country School has always been to promote a safe, healthy environment where your child is empowered to achieve optimal wellness. Therefore, Glenelg Country School is staffed with nurses, athletic trainers, and counselors who provide health and wellness services for your child whenever needed.