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Oldfields School, founded in Baltimore County in 1867 by Anna Austen McCulloch, is the oldest girls' boarding school in Maryland. Baltimore County is a suburban county located in the northern portion of U.S. state of Maryland. ... 1867 (MDCCCLXVII) was a common year starting on Tuesday (see link for calendar). ... A boarding school is a school where some or all students not only study but also live, amongst their peers but away from their home and family. ... Official language(s) None (English, de-facto) Capital Annapolis Largest city Baltimore Area  Ranked 42nd  - Total 12,417 sq mi (32,160 km²)  - Width 90 miles (145 km)  - Length 249 miles (400 km)  - % water 21  - Latitude 37°53N to 39°43N  - Longitude 75°4W to 79°33...


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An all-girls school in Glencoe, near Sparks, Maryland. Oldfield's School has approx. 185 boarding and day students. The school's campus is situated in a very scenic section of the northern suburbs of Baltimore City and it has the added bonus of being located within walking distance to the Gun Powder Falls and the North Central Railroad ("NCR") Hike-Bike Trail. Among the school's notable graduates was Wallace Warfield Simpson, better known as the Duchess of Windsor. Sparks, Maryland is an unincorporated community in northern Baltimore County, Maryland. ... Wallis, Duchess of Windsor and the Duke of Windsor on their wedding day Bessie Wallis Warfield, more widely known as Wallis Simpson and later The Duchess of Windsor (June 19, 1896–April 24, 1986) was the wife of Prince Edward, Duke of Windsor, the former King Edward VIII of the...


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Oldfields School - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (128 words)
Oldfields School, founded in Baltimore County in 1867 by Anna Austen McCulloch, is the oldest girls' boarding school in Maryland.
The school's campus is situated in a very scenic section of the northern suburbs of Baltimore City and it has the added bonus of being located within walking distance to the Gun Powder Falls and the North Central Railroad ("NCR") Hike-Bike Trail.
Among the school's notable graduates was Wallace Warfield Simpson, better known as the Duchess of Windsor.
Oldfields School - Peterson's In-Depth Description (2108 words)
Oldfields is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools and holds memberships in the Educational Records Bureau, the American Council on Education, the National Association of Independent Schools, the Association of Boarding Schools, the Association of Independent Maryland Schools, and the Council for Religion in Independent Schools.
Oldfields is committed to providing each student with the college-preparatory course of study most appropriate to her needs and interests.
OldfieldsÂ’ commitment to academic diversity is reflected in the diversity of the colleges the students attend.
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