Program Details


B.E.S.T. is committed to helping our students achieve success and reach their fullest potential.  We provide comprehensive programs for applicants, current students and their parents to help guide them through the initial application process and support them throughout their education. Visit the schedule below for more details.


Please note, these programs are by invitation only. To be considered for the B.E.S.T. application process, please fill out the Online Inquiry Form.

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SAT Prep
Date: Sundays, January 13, 2019 – Sunday, March 17, 2019
Time: 11:00am – 3:00pm; 5:00pm – 9:00pm
Location: Capital Educators at either McDonogh School or St. Paul’s School for Girls
Description: Preparation for the SAT and ACT provided for free through special funding to all B.E.S.T. Juniors.

College Tour
Date: Monday, March 18, 2019
Time: Half Day
Location: St. Mary’s College of Maryland
Description: Day trip sponsored by B.E.S.T. to visit local colleges/universities for B.E.S.T. 9th – 11th grade students and parents.

Torrey Smith Family Fund Charity Basketball Game
Date: Saturday, March 30, 2019
Time: 3:30pm – 5:00pm
Location: Royal Farms Arena
Description: Royal Farms Arena is hosting Smith’s 8th Annual Charitable Basketball game. There will be giveaways, live entertainment during halftime, and fun for the entire family throughout.

Young Men of Color Symposium
Saturday, April 6, 2019
10:00am – 3:00 pm
Location: Park School of Baltimore
Description: Leadership workshop organized and hosted by the Park School Black Male Forum for males in 8th –12th grade with a focus on financial literacy and personal brand awareness.

The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
Date: June TBD
Time: Half Day
Location: The Maryland Zoo in Baltimore
Description: Community event for lower and middle school B.E.S.T. families

College Tour
Date: TBD
Time: Half Day
Location: Washington D.C.
Description: Day trips sponsored by B.E.S.T. to visit local colleges/universities for B.E.S.T. 9th through 12th grade students and parents.

Summer Scholars for Middle and Upper School Students
Date: Tuesday, June 25 – Friday, July 26, 2019
Time: 8:15am – 3:30pm
Location: Roland Park Country School
Description: Annual five week academic enrichment and transition program for newly enrolled rising middle and upper school students.


New Parent Welcome Event
Date: Thursday, June 20, 2019
Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Location: Bryn Mawr School
Description: Dinner to welcome newly enrolled B.E.S.T. parents, featuring a current parent panel.