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Annual Back-to-School & Enrichment Guide

Hard to believe it's back-to-school time again. After a summer of fun, are your kids ready to try something new this fall or eager to restart something they love? WASHINGTON FAMILY Magazine's Back-to-School Guide is filled with listings of academic enrichment, musical instruction and after-school activities. You'll also find local programs for martial arts, computers, dance and much more. With so many great things to try, your kids are sure to have a fun-filled fall.

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Academic Enrichment & Field Trips

George Washington's Mount Vernon

mountvernon.org

703-780-2000

South end of the George Washington Pkwy.

Explore George Washington’s mansion and 50 acres of gardens and grounds. Meet rare breed animals and people from Washington’s world. Cool off in the museum and education center, featuring objects and a 4-D theater where it snows every day!

Go Ape Treetop Adventure and Zip Lines South Run Park

Goape.com; info@goape.com

1-800-971-8271; South Run Park, 7550 Reservation Dr., Springfield, VA

Hours: See online booking for available hours

Go Ape Treetop Junior is an all ages ropes, obstacles and zip line course and perfect for families. Bring our your tribe for the ultimate outdoor experience. Visit goape.com to learn more and book your little monkeys on local adventure.

PandaTree, Inc.

pandatree.com

customercare@pandatree.com

1-844-267-2632

Hours: 6 a.m.-9 p.m. (PST)

Pinecrest School

pinecrestschool.org

admissions@pinecrestschool.org

703-354-3446

7209 Quiet Cove

Annandale, VA

Hours: 8:50 a.m.-3:35 p.m.

Small classes; hands-on curriculum emphasizes problem-solving and critical- thinking skills. Individualized approach; each child grows academically, socially and emotionally within a caring and positive environment. Summer camp. Before and after care.

Reston Montessori School

restonmontessori.com

office@restonmontessori.com

703-481-2922

1928 Isaac Newton

Square West

Reston, VA

Hours: 7 a.m. - 6:30p.m.

Established in 1986, Reston Montessori School is a private, co-educational school for children from 3 months through 3rd grade. RMS provides academic school day, enrichment programs and before/after school activities.

Shenandoah Discovery Museum

discoverymuseum.net

business@discoverymuseum.net

540-722-2020

19 West Cork

Winchester, VA

Westminster School

westminsterschool.com

admissions@westminsterschool.com

703-256-3620

K-8: 3819 Gallows Rd.

Annandale, VA

Preschool (3 and 4-year-olds):

6800 Columbia Pike

Annandale, VA

Westminster School presents a challenging, structured program of academics, arts, athletics and personal development in an atmosphere of courtesy and kindness. The Griffin Academy of Westminster School offers a nurturing enviornment for 3 and 4-year-olds.

After School & Enrichment Activities

Abrakadoodle

abrakadoodle.com

Northern VA: swalia@abrakadoodle.com; 703-538-4278

Prince William County: emoore@abrakadoodle.com; 571-589-8133

Loudoun County: ysmith@abrakadoodle.com; 571-367-3100

Montgomery County: ndelasos@abrakadoodle.com; 301-564-0389

Northern VA, Prince William County, Loudoun County, Montgomery County, MD

BeanTree Ashburn Campus

beantreelearning.com

571-223-3110

43629 Greenway Corporate Dr.

Ashburn, VA

BeanTree Learning in Ashburn provides unparalleled care and nurturing for infants through PreK. Led by a team of experienced and caring educators, BeanTree provides children with a safe and stimulating environment for academic success and provides parents with peace of mind. Year-round enrollment available for  fully-accredited academic and specialty programs.

BeanTree Westfields Campus

703-961-8222

5003 Westfields Blvd., Chantilly, VA

Fully accredited, discover the BeanTree difference at our Westfields/Chantilly Campus! Offering unprecedented educational offerings for your child in every stage of academic development, BeanTree offers infant care through full-day private kindergarten, before/after school and summer camp. Year-round enrollment for full and part-time academic and specialty programs.

Boy Scouts of America, National Capital Area Council

NCACBSA.org

info@ncacbsa.org

301-530-9360

9190 Rockville Pike

Bethesda, MD

Hours: Mon-Fri: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

Scouts make the most of right now. With fun & discovery at every turn, they build a foundation they can stand on to embrace opportunity, overcome obstacles & make new discoveries. Make Scouting the foundation of your future; build an adventure today!

The Center for Ballet Arts

thecenterforballetarts.com

ctrbalarts@aol.com

703-273-5344

3955 Pender Dr., #103, Fairfax, VA

Ages: 3-Adult

The Center for Ballet Arts provides a well-rounded curriculum and pleasant encouraging environment for dance training in many different disciplines. Classes are designed to promote flexibility, strength, artistry, coordination and technique.

Competitive Edge Athletic Performance Center

competitiveedgeva.com; info@competitiveedgeva.com

571-398-2813; 14849 Persistence Dr., Woodbridge, VA

Hours: 3-9 p.m. (Monday-Friday); 8 a.m.-7 p.m. (Saturday & Sunday)

Creative Youth

creative-youth.com; info@creative-youth.com

240-800-4916

4805 Saint Elmo Ave., Bethesda, MD

Creative Youth is the area's only creative arts school offering classes, camps and parties in fashion design, sewing, photography, and video/film production.

Encore Stage & Studio

encorestage.org;info@encorestage.org

703-548-1154; 4000 Lorcom Ln., Arlington, VA

Encore offers learning opportunities for students in K-12. Our after-school programs and year-round classes help students develop creativity and self-confidence. They are targeted to all levels of experience, from introductory to advanced. Course offerings for grades 8-12 include topics in acting, movement, music and playwriting for bilingual/ESOL students. Encore can also work with you to customize a class based on your school’s needs, or help direct or produce your school’s play or musical.

Etudes

dcetudes.com; info@dcetudes.com

202-256-9942

1616 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, D.C.

Études school of music offers piano, voice, and strings lessons to beginner and advanced musicians, for students ages 3.5 and up in a warm and nurturing environment.  This year, our summer camp explores music from around the world. July 10-August 18.

Go Ape Treetop Adventure and Zip Lines South Run Park

goape.com; info@goape.com

1-800-971-8271; South Run Park, 7550 Reservation Dr., Springfield, VA

Hours: See online booking for available hours

Go Ape Treetop Junior is an all ages ropes, obstacles and zip line course and perfect for families. Bring our your tribe for the ultimate outdoor experience. Visit goape.com to learn more and book your little monkeys on local adventure.

Harmonia School of Music and Art

harmoniaschool.org;harmonia@harmoniaschool.org

703-938-7301; 204 F Mill St., NE, Vienna, VA

Hours: 12-8:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday); 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Saturday)

As one of the best performing arts schools in the D.C. Metropolitan area, Harmonia School offers students of all ages and levels premiere education from nurturing faculty members in all of the performing arts. From private & group instrumental lessons (piano, violin, cello, guitar, flute, clarinet, saxophone and vocal) to children’s theatre classes and productions, you will find a program that best suits you here at Harmonia School of Music & Art.

InCourage Martial Arts

incouragemartialarts.com; support@incouragemartialarts.com

703-724-9306 (Ashburn); 703-503-0101 (Burke)

42910 Winkle Dr., Ashburn, VA

8932 Burke Lake Rd., Springfield, VA

Hours: 12-8 p.m. (Monday-Friday); 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Saturday)

Responsibility, consistency, hard work. These are the core values that we teach in our children's martial arts program at InCourage, helping to build habits that extend to success at home and school. Our martial arts program, after school care program, and summer camps are top-ranked in Northern Virginia. Check us out at www.incouragemartialarts.com and Facebook to see videos, reviews, and updates from our studios!

International School of Music

ismw.org

info@ismw.org

301-365-5888

10450 Auto Park Ave.

Bethesda, MD

4701 Sangamore Rd. #LL-03

Bethesda, MD

Music Lessons for all ages and levels in all instruments and voice. Optional performances and certificate programs available. Additional programs: summer camps, preschool music & adult programs.

Kids First Swim Schools

kidsfirstswimschools.com

contact@kidsfirstswimschools.com

Check out our website for a list of locations.

The Kids First Swim Schools are America’s largest provider of year round warm water swimming instruction, operating 20 locations across 5 states, teaching over 100,000 students annually.

The Pavilion at BeanTree

beantreelearning.com

571-223-3113

43635 Greenway Corporate Dr.

Ashburn, VA

The Pavilion at BeanTree in Ashburn offers a rigorous academic curriculum that exceeds the Virginia Standards of Learning. Currently expanding through 2nd grade beginning in fall 2017, The Pavilion at BeanTree offers an advanced accredited curriculum,  STEM coursework and small classes for individualized instruction. The Pavilion at BeanTree provides an unparalleled environment for academic excellence.

Perfect Pointe Dance Studio

perfectpointe.com

staff@perfectpointe.com

703-533-8830

2499 N. Harrison St., Ste. 1-LL

Arlington, VA

Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Sunday closed

Offering private and group dance classes in tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop, modern, acrobatics and musical theater dance for ages 18 months through adult! Qualified and caring staff provide great customer service in a family-friendly atmosphere. Dance Masters of America certified. Rhythm Works Integrative Dance Certified. Dance Studio Owners Association International Member.

Pinstripes

pinstripes.com

11920 Grand Park Ave., North Bethesda, MD

Bistro, bowling, bocce. The kids will have a ball, and so will you!

Robot Works, LLC

robotworksacademy.net

8992 Fern Park Dr.

Burke, VA

703-364-5418

Hours: 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Mon-Sat

Robot Works offers after-school and in-school programs and workshops in basic and advanced robotics and robotics programming for K through 12th graders, as well as tailored robotics workshops for home-schoolers. Our programs are fun, hands-on STEM learning experiences where students get to design, build and program robots and test them against other students’ robots in our exciting competitions. We also conduct hands-on Saturday Robotics Workshops where students not only get to build and program robots all day, but can also participate in unique one-hour classes. The classes cover a wide variety of robotics topics.

Rockin’ Jump

gaithersburg.rockinjump.com

301-703-3707; 18620 Woodfield Rd., Gaithersburg, MD

Indoor Swimming

Kids First Swim Schools

kidsfirstswimschools.com; contact@kidsfirstswimschools.com

Check website for list of all locations.

Hours: 9 a.m.-8 p.m.

The KIDS FIRST® Swim Schools are the world’s largest provider of children’s swimming instruction, operating 32 locations across 5 states, teaching over 150,000 students annually.

Music, Art & Performing Arts

Adagio Ballet School of Dance

adagioballet.com; info@adagioballet.com

703-527-8900

Now enrolling for 2017-18 school year!

Bella Ballet

bellaballetdance.com; info@bellaballetdance.com

301-977-7300; 347 Kentlands Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD

Ages: 2-12

The Center for Ballet Arts

thecenterforballetarts.com

ctrbalarts@aol.com

703-273-5344

3955 Pender Dr., #103

Fairfax, VA

Ages: 3-Adult

The Center for Ballet Arts provides a well-rounded curriculum and pleasant encouraging environment for dance training in many different disciplines. Classes are designed to promote flexibility, strength, artistry, coordination and technique.

Creative Youth

creative-youth.com; info@creative-youth.com

240-800-4916

4805 Saint Elmo Ave., Bethesda, MD

Creative Youth is the area's only creative arts school offering classes, camps and parties in fashion design, sewing, photography, and video/film production.

Encore Stage & Studio

encorestage.org;info@encorestage.org

703-548-1154; 4000 Lorcom Ln., Arlington, VA

Encore offers learning opportunities for students in K-12. Our after-school programs and year-round classes help students develop creativity and self-confidence. They are targeted to all levels of experience, from introductory to advanced. Course offerings for grades 8-12 include topics in acting, movement, music and playwriting for bilingual/ESOL students. Encore can also work with you to customize a class based on your school’s needs, or help direct or produce your school’s play or musical.

Etudes

dcetudes.com; info@dcetudes.com

202-256-9942

1616 Wisconsin Ave., NW, 2nd Floor, Washington, D.C.

Études school of music offers piano, voice, and strings lessons to beginner and advanced musicians, for students ages 3.5 and up in a warm and nurturing environment.  This year, our summer camp explores music from around the world. July 10-August 18.

Gymboree Play & Music

gymboreeclasses.com

703-836-2277

318 S. Pickett St.

Alexandria, VA

6045 Burke Center Pkwy.

Burke, VA

14155 Sullyfield Cir., Ste. I

Chantilly, VA

Parent/child play, music, art classes for newborn to 5 years. Drop off art, sports, school skills classes for 3-5 years. Our 7 level developmental based programs focus on the whole child's growth in social, emotional, physical and cognitive areas.

Harmonia School of Music and Art

harmoniaschool.org;harmonia@harmoniaschool.org

703-938-7301; 204 F Mill St., NE, Vienna, VA

Hours: 12-8:30 p.m. (Monday-Friday); 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Saturday)

As one of the best performing arts schools in the D.C. Metropolitan area, Harmonia School offers students of all ages and levels premiere education from nurturing faculty members in all of the performing arts. From private & group instrumental lessons (piano, violin, cello, guitar, flute, clarinet, saxophone and vocal) to children’s theatre classes and productions, you will find a program that best suits you here at Harmonia School of Music & Art.

HeartBeats Music and Dance by Perfect Pointe

hbeats.com;staff@hbeats.com

703-440-9000; 8060 Rolling Rd., Springfield, VA

Hours: 2-8:30 p.m. (Monday-Thursday); Friday varies; 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Saturday); Sunday Closed

International School of Music

ismw.org

info@ismw.org

301-365-5888

10450 Auto Park Ave.

Bethesda, MD

4701 Sangamore Rd. #LL-03

Bethesda, MD

Music Lessons for all ages and levels in all instruments and voice. Optional performances and certificate programs available. Additional programs: summer camps, preschool music and adult programs.

Kitt's Music School

jordankitts.com

800-968-4807

Fairfax, VA

Rockville, MD

Beltsville, MD

Yahama music education helps children learn, play and create on the piano. Give your child a head start in music today.

Perfect Pointe Dance Studio

perfectpointe.com

staff@perfectpointe.com

703-533-8830

2499 N. Harrison St., Ste. 1-LL

Arlington, VA

Hours: Monday-Thursday 10:00 a.m.-8:30 p.m., Friday 10:00 a.m.-7:30 p.m., Saturday 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m., Sunday closed

Offering private and group dance classes in tap, jazz, ballet, hip hop, modern, acrobatics and musical theater dance for ages 18 months through adult! Qualified and caring staff provide great customer service in a family-friendly atmosphere. Dance Masters of America certified. Rhythm Works Integrative Dance Certified. Dance Studio Owners Association International Member.

Tiny Dancers

tinydancers.com; info@tinydancers.com

703-385-5580

Fairfax City, Old Town Alexandria, Mosaic District

A unique program for children two to 12. Ballet, tap, jazz, musical theater and Wiggletoes taught in a fun and nurturing environment that allows each child to develop a love of dance.

Private Schools & Preschools

Acorn Hill Waldorf Kindergarten & Nursery

acornhill.org

info@acornhill.org

301-565-2282

9504 Brunett Ave.

Silver Spring, MD

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Play-oriented Waldorf school with singing, crafts, gardening and storytelling. Parent-Infant/Toddler, Parent-Child, Half & Full Day and summer programs. Certified nursery/kindergarten. 45+ years experience. Rolling admissions.

Ambleside School

ambleside.org;admin@ambleside.org

703-430-4034; 1089 Liberty Meeting Court, Herndon, VA

Hours: 8 a.m.-4 p.m. (Monday-Friday)

Ages: K-Grade 8

Open House Dates:

Oct. 22; Jan. 21

Ambleside is a Christ-centered school committed to providing a Charlotte Mason “living education” for K-8 students. With the family, we guide and empower each student to think with the mind of Christ and to author a life rich in relationship to God, self, others, ideas and all of creation.

The Auburn School

theauburnschool.org

info@theauburnschool.org

703-793-9353 or 301-588-8048

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

We offer a dynamic educational program for intellectually curious students with challenges in the areas of organization, socialization, and pragmatic language. We support the development of academic skills, social competency and pragmatic language.

BeanTree Ashburn Campus

beantreelearning.com

571-223-3110

43629 Greenway Corporate Dr.

Ashburn, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

BeanTree Learning in Ashburn provides unparalleled care and nurturing for infants through PreK. Led by a team of experienced and caring educators, BeanTree provides children with a safe and stimulating environment for academic success and provides parents with peace of mind. Year-round enrollment available for  fully-accredited academic and specialty programs.

BeanTree Westfields Campus

703-961-8222

5003 Westfields Blvd.

Chantilly, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Fully accredited, discover the BeanTree difference at our Westfields/Chantilly Campus! Offering unprecedented educational offerings for your child in every stage of academic development, BeanTree offers infant care through full-day private kindergarten, before/after school and summer camp. Year-round enrollment for full and part-time academic and specialty programs.

Beauvoir, The National Cathedral Elementary School

beauvoirschool.org

202-537-6493

3500 Woodley Rd., NW

Washington, D.C.

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Beauvoir provides an educational environment fostering a lifetime of enthusiasm for learning and growth while nurturing the spiritual, ethical, intellectual, emotional, physical and social development.

Brooksfield School

brooksfieldschool.org

sarah@brooksfieldschool.org

703-356-5437

1830 Kirby Rd.

McLean, VA

Ages Served: 3-10

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Mindfulness, nutrition, Spanish, dance, music & art, outdoor adventure program, extracurricular activities and summer camp.

Capitol Hill Day School

chds.org; admissions@chds.org

202-386-9920

Open House Dates:

Oct. 20, 9-11 a.m.; Nov. 15, 9-11 a.m.; Dec. 8, 9-11 a.m.

Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School

cesjds.org

301-692-4870; 1901 East Jefferson St. , Rockville, MD

Ages: Jr. K-12

CESJDS is the largest JK-12 independent Jewish day school in North America. In grades JK-5, we foster an environment where children feel safe, loved and challenged. Our faculty works hard to instill feelings of self-worth and self-confidence in each child. In Middle School (grades 6-8) and High School (grades 9-12), rigorous study in the classroom is infused with creativity and relevance, while activities outside the classroom are characterized by hands-on engagement.

Open House Dates:

Upper School: Nov. 5; Lower School: Nov. 7

Commonwealth Academy

Commonwealthacademy.org

703-548-6912; 1321 Leslie Ave., Alexandria, VA

Ages: Grades 3-12

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Fairfax Christian School

fairfaxchristianschool.com

703-759-5100

1624 Hunter Mill Rd.

Vienna, VA

Ages: K-12th Grade

Tuesday Tours

Fairfax Christian School is an independent, university-preparatory school. Call today for your private tour and educational consultation.

Feynman School

feynmanschool.org

admissions@feynmanschool.org

301-770-4211

6300 Tilden Ln.

North Bethesda, MD

Grades: Preschool - Grade 5

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

The area’s leader in educating academically-gifted children, Feynman School features extraordinary programs in science, math, language arts, theater and music designed to maximize your child’s potential.

Grace Episcopal School

graceschoolalex.org; admissions@graceschoolalex.org

703-549-5067; 3607 Russell Rd., Alexandria, VA

Hours: 8:30 a.m.-3:15 p.m.

Ages: 3-11

Open House Dates:

2017: Nov. 10

2018: Jan. 17

Grace Episcopal School fosters an enthusiasm for learning through academic excellence in a nurturing environment. Students receive individual attention in small classes, and are inspired to learn and develop-intellectually, physically and spiritually.

Holy Family Catholic School

holyfamilydalecity.org

703-670-3138

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Holy Family Catholic School provides a diverse, Christ-centered environment where every child grows in wisdom, knowledge and grace.

Immanuel Lutheran School

ILSalexandria.org; school@immanuelalexandria.org

703-549-0155; 1801 Russell Rd., Alexandria, VA

Ages: Jr. K-Grade 8

Open House Dates:

2017: Oct. 5; Nov. 9

2018: Jan. 11

Jamon Montessori

jamonmontessori.com

jamon.montessori@gmail.com

301-384-3131

52 Randolph Rd.

Silver Spring, MD

Ages: 2 through 2nd grade

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

An international Montessori school.  Our students are enriched in afternoon Spanish immersion. STEM and art classes. Soccer, percussion and dance too!

Kenwood School

kenwoodschool.com

admissions@kenwoodschool.com

703-256-4711

4955 Sunset Ln.

Annandale, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Kenwood is a charming environment to learn in. The students receive an individualized experience which helps them grow and learn more than is possible in a large classroom setting. We pride ourselves on our home-like atmosphere and loving faculty.

LePort School Aldie

leportschools.com/nova

aldie@leportschools.com

703-810-7160

24328 Marrwood Dr., Aldie, VA

Ages: Toddler-Kindergarten

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

LePort School Broadlands

leportschools.com/nova

broadlands@leportschools.com

703-810-7808

42945 Waxpool Rd., Ashburn, VA

Ages: Toddler-Grade 3

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

LePort School Chantilly

leportschools.com/nova

chantilly@leportschools.com

571-222-4728

4550 Walney Rd., Chantilly, VA

Ages: Toddler-Grade 3

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

LePort Montessori School Reston

leportschools.com/nova

reston@leportschools.com

703-810-7811

11579 Cedar Chase Rd., Herndon, VA

Ages: Toddler-Kindergarten

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nation’s Capital

jpds.org; sindy.udell@jpds.org

202-291-5737 ext. 2207; 6045 16th St., NW (North Campus)

4715 16th St., NW (South Campus), Washington, D.C.

Ages: 4-12 (Middle School opening Fall 2018)

Hours of Operation: 8:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Milton Gottesman Jewish Day School of the Nation’s Capital is a Pre-K through 6th grade, pluralistic Jewish Day School located in Washington, D.C. The school provides collaborative and experiential learning with an enriched Hebrew, Judaic, and General Studies curriculum. Middle School opening in 2018.

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Montessori School of Cedar Lane

preschoolmontessori.com; info@cedarlanemontessori.com

703-560-4379; 3035 Cedar Ln., Fairfax, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Montessori School of Cedar Lane has been providing over 40 years of Montessori tradition to Northern Virginia. We offer a complete educational and social environment and utilize the discoveries and methods of Dr. Montessori to help the child develop more fully the potential within him.

Montessori Country School

mcsherndon.com; info@mcsherndon.com

Ages: 2 ½-6

Open House Dates: 9-11 a.m. (Every Monday, Wednesday and Friday); Please call for other tour appointments!

Established in 1971, we are a nonprofit Preschool and Kindergarten dedicated to providing Montessori education. Our talented teaching staff and curriculum including French and music are the heart of our unique atmosphere.

Montessori School of Mclean

mcleanmontessori.org

703-790-1049

1711 Kirby Rd.., Mclean, VA

Ages: 2 ½-12

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Preschool and elementary classes. Spanish, French, science, drama, music, P.E., computer, art, summer school, transportation available.

Montessori School of Northern Virginia

msnv.org

info@msnv.org

703-256-9577

MSNV Hillbrook - 6820 Pacific Ln., Annandale, VA

MSNV Valleybrook - 3433

Rose Ln., Falls Church, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

MSNV is a non-profit, parent cooperative school, providing a comprehensive Montessori education for children ages 2-12. With two campuses set in peaceful residential neighborhoods, MSNV offers challenging, self-paced instruction guided by Montessori certified faculty.

Northeast Stars Montessori

nestars.net

1325 Maryland Ave., NE, Washington, D.C.

697 N. Washington St., Alexandria, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Northstar Academy

northstaracademy-metrodc.com; info@northstaracademy-metrodc.com

240-669-9094; 12300 Twinbrook Pkwy, Ste. 250, Rockville, MD

Ages: 13-18

Hours: 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

NorthStar Academy is a clinically based program that offers educational support. We offer after-school and day-treatment programs to teens (13-18) struggling with mental health, drug use and social anxiety issues including school resistance.

Nysmith School for the Gifted

nysmith.com

mwhite@nysmith.com

703-552-2912

12625 EDS Dr., Herndon, VA

Ages Served: 3 yrs.-8th Grade

Hours: 7 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

The award-winning Nysmith School is committed to nurturing each student’s love of learning and provide rich opportunities so students develop their potential. 1:9 Teacher Student Ratio. The daily curriculum includes diversified reading and math, hands-on science, technology, foreign language, social studies, logic and much more.

Pinecrest School

pinecrestschool.org; admissions@pinecrestschool.org

703-354-3446; 7209 Quiet Cove, Alexandria, VA

Hours: 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m.

Open House Dates:

2017: Nov. 10, 12:30-2 p.m.

2018: Jan. 20, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Feb. 11, 1-4 p.m.; March 18, 1-4 p.m.; April 21, 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Small classes; hands-on curriculum emphasizes problem-solving and critical-thinking skills. Individualized approach; each child grows academically, socially and emotionally within caring and positive environment. Summer camp. Before and after-care.

Reston Montessori School

restonmontessori.com

office@restonmontessori.com

703-481-2922

1928 Isaac Newton Sq. West, Reston, VA

Hours: 7 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Established in 1986, Reston Montessori School is a private, co-educational school for children from 3 months through 6th grade. RMS provides academic school day, enrichment programs and before/after school activities.

Rock Creek Montessori School

rockcreekmontessori.com

info@rockcreekmontessori.com

3701 Spruell Dr., Silver Spring, MD

301-942-9561

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

The Siena School

thesienaschool.org

info@thesiennaschool.org

301-244-3600

1300 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring, MD

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

The Siena School provides highly individualized, research-based, multisensory instruction and curriculum-related field trips. Our students develop critical thinking skills and acquire the tools and strategies needed to become successful and independent learners, prepared for college.

Spring Bilingual Montessori Academy

spring-bilingual.org; info@spring-bilingual.org

301-962-7262; 3514 Plyers Mill Rd., Kensington, MD

Hours: 7:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

Ages: 2-6

Open House Dates:

2017: Nov. 11, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

2018: Jan. 6, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Westminster School

westminsterschool.com

admissions@westminsterschool.com

703-256-3620

K-8: 3819 Gallows Rd., Annandale, VA

Preschool (3 and 4-year-olds):

6800 Columbia Pike, Annandale, VA

Open House:

Call to schedule a tour.

Westminster School presents a challenging, structured program of academics, arts, athletics and personal development in an atmosphere of courtesy and kindness. The Griffin Academy of Westminster School offers a nurturing enviornment for 3 and 4-year-olds.

Sports & Fitness

Competitive Edge Athletic Performance Center

competitiveedgeva.com; info@competitiveedgeva.com

571-398-2813; 14849 Persistence Dr., Woodbridge, VA

Hours: 3-9 p.m. (Monday-Friday); 8 a.m.-7 p.m. (Saturday & Sunday)

 

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