It’s a Great Time to be a Saint! We are thrilled you will be joining the Concordia Prep School community this fall.

This web page has been set up specifically for new students. Please bookmark this page and check it often. Updates will be posted throughout the summer months.

Upcoming Events:

CPS Summer Work for New and Returning Students

Please visit the following pages for links to summer work:

News from the Parent-Teacher League (PTL)

Our CPS Parent-Teacher League is a league of parents and teachers from our CPS community that helps the school to meet its needs. We are excited to announce and welcome our new PTL Board Members:

We still have TWO open positions, please contact any of the above board members to express your interest in being on the board or helping with our various events. Details on volunteer opportunities and our meeting schedule for the 2018-2019 school year will be shared throughout the summer. 
 
Some of the events that we will need volunteers for are: Online Merchandise Sales, Uniform Swap, Fall Open House, Bid for Kids Auction and Basket BINGO. Keep an eye out for more information on these and other events throughout the school year.
 
The PTL is an important organization within CPS. We will offer a lot of value for our students, teachers, and school through our volunteer efforts. We know many of you will want to help, please contact any of the Board members for more information.

Summer Camps:

  • CPS Girls’ Basketball Camp:  Monday, June 18th to Friday, June 22nd – 9 am to 12 pm – $150. Contact: Coach Cooney – coachjohncooney@gmail.com.
  • CPS Girls’ Soccer Camp:  Monday, June 18th to Thursday, June 21st – 9 am to 11 am – $120. Contact: Coach Brunssen – meganbrunssen@concordiaprepschool.org. (NOTE: The soccer camp is cancelled. Please contact Coach Brunssen with questions.)
  • CPS Football Camp: Monday, June 18th to Thursday, June 21st  – 6 pm to 8 pm – $125. Register online: https://saintsfootball.leagueapps.com or contact Coach Ward: joshward@concordiaprepschool.org.
  • CPS Boys’ Basketball Camp: Monday, June 25th to Friday, June 29th – 9 am to 4 pm – $100. Contact: Coach Eford – bigaljr42@outlook.com.
  • CPS Boys Soccer Camp: Monday, July 9th to Friday, July 13th – 9 am to 12 pm and 9 am to 3 pm – $120 half day / $220 full day. Contact: Coach Neto – netoslp@gmail.com.

Important Fall Dates:

Mark your calendars for these dates. Complete details will be included in the summer mailing in late July:

  • Fall Sports Tryouts:
    • Football – Monday, August 6th
    • Other MIAA Fall Sports (Boys’ Teams) – Monday, August 13th
    • IAAM Fall Sports (Girl’s’ Teams) – Wednesday, August 15th
  • New Student Orientation: Thursday, August 23
  • First Day of Classes: Monday, August 27

2018-2019 Bus Information

Concordia Preparatory School is pleased to announce bus transportation to and from school for the 2018-2019 academic year. There are two routes:

  1. Catonsville Route: The Catonsville bus leaves the Ingleside Shopping Center (5668 Baltimore National Pike) in Catonsville each school day at 6:45 am. It stops at 7405 Liberty Road at approximately 7:00 am and then continues to Concordia Prep. The bus leaves CPS each school day at 3:30 pm and stops at Catonsville and Liberty Road.
  2. Harford County Route: The Harford County bus leaves Harford Mall (696 Belair Road) each school day at 6:40 am. It stops at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church and School (12022 Jerusalem Road) at approximately 7:00 am and then continues to Concordia Prep. The bus leaves CPS each school day at 3:30 pm and stops at St. Paul’s and Harford Mall.

Payment
Parents have the two payment options:

  1. Pay the bus service fee for the 2018-2019 school year before the school year begins on August 27, 2018. Parents who choose this option will receive a 5% discount in the yearly cost of the bus.
  2. Pay the bus service fee monthly through the FACTS Tuition Management program.

Cost
The cost of the 2018-2019 bus service is $1,250.00 for the entire year or $125.00 per month from August 2018 through May 2019. Parents who pay the entire year before August will pay $1,187.50 (5% discount).

Questions?
Please email Jim Carter at jimcarter@concordiaprepschool.org with any questions. Thank you!

Schedules and Books

Schedules will be distributed during the new student orientation night on Thursday, August 23. During the evening, staff members will provide information regarding school policy and practice and other information to help you transition into CPS. Students will have time to locate their lockers, try out locker combinations, stow school supplies, receive individual schedules, and briefly visit classes.

All students will receive school supply requirements from their teachers the first day or two of classes. Please come the first day with general school supplies, such as notebooks or binders, folders, pens, and pencils.

Health Information

All new students must submit an immunization record and an over the counter medication authorization. Additionally, students trying out for fall sports will need to have a physical on file. Contact the school nurse, Mrs. Ellen Marquardt at ellenmarquardt@concordiaprepscool.org with any questions or concerns.

All health forms and other school forms are available on the Concordia Prep website:

Uniforms and Dress Code

Lands’ End is the sole provider of school uniform bottoms, shirts, and sweaters. All of these uniform pieces must be purchased through Lands’ End. The preferred school code is 900101890. For more details, go to: https://www.landsend.com/pp/SchoolSearch.html?action=landing&selectedSchoolNum=900101890.

Here is more information from Lands End on how to order uniforms:
How To Order

Information about the dress code is available in the upper and middle school handbooks:

Hot Lunches

Hot lunches from Terri’s Cafe will be sold Monday-Thursday. Parents must pre-order all lunches from Terri’s Cafe. This program will start on Monday, August 27. Friday lunches will be sold by different school groups. These lunches will be advertised a week before. Students will purchase these lunches on Friday. Friday lunches vary from pizza, Chick-fil-A, and Hotdogs. Order lunches from Terri’s Cafe here: Terri’s Cafe