Art Show

In the Media

Thanks, Potomac Almanac, for featuring our famous Art Show which transformed our School into a gallery of student-generated masterpieces. Discover the full article about our innovative programming here.

Green School Award

Ever enthusiastic about our environment, we pledge to help the Earth as a Maryland Green School. Recycling, conservation techniques, and discovery of the out-of-doors define our passion for all that is green.

Voted Best Preschool

We are thrilled to announce readers of Bethesda Magazine have recognized us as Best Preschool for a third award cycle. Thank you for voting for our vibrant programs, engaging classes and superlative Summer Camp!

Harvest Day Celebration

A round of applause to all classes for their participation in our Harvest Days. Pumpkin races, apple-testing (and tasting!), bulb-planting in preparation of spring and so much more. . . We love the out-of-doors.

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Family Fall Festival

Thank you for your participation in yet another AMAZING Family Fall Festival! From apple cider to face painting, we were warmed to the heart by this harvest of heartwarming initiatives. See you next year!

1965: Founded

1980: First Art Show,

setting off our tradition of transforming school corridors into an exhibition gallery

2009: Named a Monarch Butterfly Sanctuary

2018: Received for a third time Maryland Green School Recognition

2012, 2014, 2018: Awarded "Best Preschool" by Bethesda Magazine as voted by readers

(Named runner-up in 2016)

See how we grow. . .



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Stay Attuned

Discover PEP, Parents Encouraging Parents, for classes, community talks, and other resources on childrearing.


Tell Me a Story

Hello, Reading on the Playground! Students are set to enjoy new equipment and this cozy reading bench with nearby lending library.

STEAM for our Students

STEAM  powers our students to investigate the steamy (or just eruptive) quality of white vinegar and baking soda in this exciting simulation of a volcano!

Come run, skip, jump, play, and discover with us. . .                                                            

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