NEAR THE NAVAL ACADEMY BRIDGE
18 Months to 6th Grade

Now enrolling for the 2020-2021 school year. Please contact us to schedule your virtual tour!

Our children have discovered two important qualities – empathy and curiosity. Who could ask for better than that? (alumni parent)

An education capable of saving humanity is no small undertaking; it involves the spiritual development of man, the enhancement of
his value as an individual, and the preparation of young people to understand the times in which they live. (Maria Montessori)

Thanks for opening up so many worlds to her (alumni parent)

A child is a discoverer (Maria Montessori)

News & Announcements

Seventh Year in a Row!

We are pleased to announce that we have won the Capital Readers Choice Award for Best Montessori School for the 7th year in a row! This outstanding achievement is only possible with the support of our wonderful community. For the first time we also won Best Lower Private School!  
We are pleased to announce that we have won the Capital Readers Choice Award for Best Montessori School for the 7th year in a row!... Full Details >

Let’s Get Out of the Way

August 23, 2019
Are we doing too much for our children? Don’t Over-Parent; Empower Your Children Instead! By Paula Lillard Preschlack  Read More

Sixth Year In a Row!

August 23, 2019
We are pleased to announce that we have won the Capital Readers Choice Award for Best Montessori School for the 6th year in a row!... Full Details >

Why is Handwriting Important?

September 28, 2018
So, are handwriting skills critical to your child's success? What's lost as tech- savvy young children learn to tap, swipe and touch screens before they... Full Details >

Calendar

Aug
31
Mon
First Days of School
Aug 31 – Sep 2 all-day
  • Returning Toddlers start 8/31; Toddlers new to the class start 9/1.
  • All Primary Full Day students start 8/31; Half Day students returning to the class start 9/1; Half Day students new to the class start 9/2.
  • Lower Elementary students returning to their class start 8/31: all students new to a lower elementary class start 9/1/2020 .
  • Upper Elementary students returning to the class start on 8/31; upper elementary students (including all 4th years) new to the class start 9/1/2020.
Sep
7
Mon
Labor Day – School & Office Closed
Sep 7 all-day
Sep
18
Fri
11:30 Dismissal for All Students – Staff Workshop
Sep 18 @ 11:30 am
Sep
28
Mon
Yom Kippur – School & Office Closed
Sep 28 all-day
Oct
12
Mon
Indigenous People’s Day – School & Office Closed
Oct 12 all-day