• All applicants are required to complete an entrance evaluation.
  • Student Evaluation Day for the 2024-25 school year is scheduled for February 10.  In order to be scheduled for an evaluation, please complete the online application. Contact Betsy Hornung with any questions at or 410-641-3575


  • Acceptance is based upon the student evaluation, as well as academic transcript (Grades 1-11), overall school record, and available space.
  • Once the admissions file is complete and evaluated by the Admissions committee, parents of accepted students will receive an offer of admission for their child.
  • If space is not available, then the student’s name is placed in the waiting pool.
  • Admissions decisions are typically made by mid-March.


  • Shadowing is only open to students who have submitted an application for grades 6-11.
  • Shadowing allows a student to spend a day with future classmates from their current grade level.
  • Please contact Betsy Hornung to set up a “shadow” visit.
Worcester Preparatory School is committed in its consideration and acceptance of students to the principles of non-discrimination on the basis of race, color, sex, creed, and/or national origin.

Worcester Preparatory School

508 South Main Street, Berlin, MD 21811
Phone: 410-641-3575 | Fax: 410-641-3586
Celebrating 50 years, WPS is an independent, college prep day school for Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12 students. Located in Berlin, Maryland, the private school attracts an average of 500 students from Maryland, Delaware and Virginia.