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Welcome!                        Proudly Accredited by the Association of Independent Maryland Schools (AIMS)

Wye River Upper School is a non-profit, Maryland, independent high school for grades 9-12. We serve bright students bound for college and post secondary education with dyslexia, ADHD, ADD, and other unique learning styles as well as any student who may benefit from:

  • structure
  • morning athletics
  • low student/teacher ratios
  • frequent parent-school communication
  • rigorous core academics enriched by experiential learning
  • fine arts, music and drama programs
  • hands-on learning experiences
  • research-based support for student writing
  • direct reading instruction where needed
  • daily support for organization and time management
  • small group meetings focusing on friendship building
  • technology across the curriculum
  • college advising program

Our Philosophy is shaped by our guiding belief in the power of each student's unique talents, skills, interests and goals.

We are located on the campus of Chesapeake College in scenic Wye Mills, Maryland, just 15 minutes from the Bay Bridge. Our students and alumni are from nine Maryland counties, including Anne Arundel, Calvert, Prince George's, Montgomery, Howard, Kent, Queen Anne's, Talbot, Caroline and Dorchester, the state of Delaware and the District of Columbia. We offer a daily shuttle bus service between our campus and various stops in Anne Arundel County, Maryland.

For more information, please contact our office. For your convenience, please view our admissions guidelines and download our application. We invite you to subscribe to our e-newsletter to keep updated on school news and activities. Call us anytime with your questions.

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A lovely teenager with a hunger to learn, Suzie has been identified as academically gifted.  In spite of her intellectual ability and good attitude, Suzie came to Wye River unable to name any friends ... continued>>




Wye River Upper School * P.O. Box 36 * Wye Mills, MD 21679 * 410-827-5822

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder - ADD, ADHD| Learning Disabilities | School for Dyslexia