About the Program:
D.C. United's Academy has elevated the standard of player development in partnership with the Calverton School. The Calverton School will be running a club team ‘D.C. Calverton’ which is affiliated with United’s Academy and can provide opportunities with the Academy and the professional club. The program is in place to attract and nurture aspiring professional players both domestic and international.
Boarding and Day Students (grades 8-12)
- Players will be placed on Calverton's high school and club team
- Five-day or seven-day Residency Program at Calverton's One World Residential Village
- Controlled environment that will promote an academic and athletic lifestyle of a developing professional
- Academic schedule to allow for AM and PM training sessions throughout the week.
- A top education from The Calverton School
- Professional soccer instruction from D.C. United's Academy staff
- Remarkable facilities including two Bermuda grass fields, one stadium turf field, new athletic pavilion (coming soon) and a gymnasium
- Fall: Compete on Calverton's high school team
- Winter: Train, compete in scrimmages, tournaments, and college showcases
- Spring: Compete for D.C. Calverton (league, college showcases, and tournaments)
Financial aid: The Calverton School can offer financial aid for prospective student-athletes. All applications for financial aid will be reviewed by the school and club.