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. Please vote again for our  vibrant programs, engaging classes and superlative Summer Camp!



We're on the path to Back-to-School. . . See our students hang up their Geneva totes, make new friends, and tread this path along our International Garden. We're on the trail to a lifelong love of learning!


Summer Camp 

was a Blast

Sports, water play, cooking, gardening, arts and crafts and more! Camp sessions, shaped by children's interests, brought us to explore our invigorating playground, verdant gardens, and nearby creek.

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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"in the know."


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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