Private School Guide

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Alexandria Country Day School

ACDS is a co-educational, Kindergarten through eighth grade, independent school where students become independent learners, effective communicators, community minded, and balanced. This is accomplished by providing our students with a challenging, experiential, and hands-on academic program in small classes with a great deal of individual attention. Additionally, our Kindergarten through eighth grade structure allows for a school environment where every child is a known and valued member of the community. We invite you to spend time exploring this site and schedule a campus visit to learn more about our unique, child-centered approach to learning.

Total Student Population: 204
Avg. Class Size: 13
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Yes
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $27,500
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish

2400 Russell Road Alexandria Virginia 22301

Website: http://acdsnet.org

Phone Number: 703-548-4808

BASIS Independent McLean

The mission of BASIS Independent McLean is to raise the standards of student learning to the highest international levels. BASIS Independent recruits faculty who are fervent experts in their disciplines and asks them to do nothing but teach the students in their care. BASIS Independent recruits managers who are passionate, empathetic, and who wish to serve. BASIS Independent teachers always support their students. If a student is willing to work, their academic team will be by their side, shoulder-to-shoulder with them, all the way to wherever they want to go.

Total Student Population: 275
Avg. Class Size: 20
Student/Teacher Ratio: Varies
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $22,900
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $26,900
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

8000 Jones Branch Dr McLean Virginia 22102

Website: http://mclean.basisindependent.com/

Phone Number: 703-854-1253

Beauvoir, National Cathedral Elementary School

Total Student Population: 392
Avg. Class Size: 20
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: Episcopal
Uniform: No
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $35,365
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish

3500 Woodley Rd NW Washington District of Columbia 20016

Website: http://beauvoirschool.org

Phone Number: 202-537-6485

Blyth-Templeton Academy

Blyth-Templeton Academy is a college-preparatory, private, non-sectarian, co-educational high school serving grades 9-12 providing an education that is accessible to a diverse community. Academically rigorous small classes averaging 8 students are designed to allow students to learn outside of the classroom as well as within it. Faculty and students are encouraged to take full advantage of the unique resources available in Washington, DC, at Blyth Academy Global High School, Blyth Academy Online and Blyth Academy International Summers program.

Total Student Population: 21
Avg. Class Size: 8
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $14,850
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $14,850
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, others on demand

921 Pennsylvania Ave SE Washington District of Columbia 20003

Website: http://blythtempleton.org

Phone Number: 202-847-0779

Browne Academy

Browne Academy is a diverse independent day school committed to developing the whole child through extraordinary teaching, exceptional academic programs, and a nurturing community. We empower students to be critical thinkers, inspired innovators, engaged peers, and ethical leaders prepared with the confidence to thrive in a dynamic world.

Total Student Population: 211
Avg. Class Size: 12
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Yes
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $15,720
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish, French

5917 Telegraph Rd Alexandria Virginia 22310

Website: http://www.browneacademy.org/

Phone Number: (703) 960-3000

Burgundy Farm Country Day School

Burgundy Farm Country Day School believes that children learn best in an inclusive, creative, and nurturing environment that engages the whole child. Burgundy’s innovative, hands-on approach to education cultivates independent thinking, promotes academic excellence, instills respect for diversity, and teaches responsibility for self, for others, and for the natural world.

Total Student Population: 285
Avg. Class Size: 15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $26,394
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish, French

3700 Burgundy Rd Alexandria Virginia 22303

Website: http://burgundyfarm.org

Phone Number: 703-329-6968

Congressional School

At Congressional, we specialize in young learners. Our infant-Grade 8 community provides the perfect setting where children gain a solid foundation to launch them on a lifetime of adventure and success. Our teachers are experts on the age they teach and know how to relate to that age. At Congressional School, early education IS the focus, and our facilities and resources are designed for and available to young learners.

Total Student Population: 325
Avg. Class Size: 13
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Dress Code
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $24,150
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin

3229 Sleepy Hollow Rd Falls Church Virginia 22042

Website: http://www.congressionalschool.org/

Phone Number: 703-533-9711

Fusion Academy

Fusion is much more than an accredited private middle and high school for grades 6-12 – it’s a revolutionary community of learning where positive relationships and one-to-one classrooms unlock the academic potential in every student and create opportunities for emotional and social growth.

Total Student Population: Avg 50
Avg. Class Size: 1
Student/Teacher Ratio: 1:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): varies
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): varies
Languages Offered: As needed

3007 Tilden St NW Suite N100 Washington District of Columbia 20008

Website: http://fusionacademy.com

Phone Number: 202-244-0639

Montessori School of McLean

The Montessori School of McLean offers an accredited Montessori primary and elementary educational program. In carrying out our mission, MSM’s concern is for the whole child’s cognitive, physical, social-emotional, spiritual, and psychological development.

Total Student Population: 225
Avg. Class Size: 25
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Dress Code
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $13,390
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish, French

1711 Kirby Rd McLean Virginia 22101

Website: http://mcleanmontessori.org

Phone Number: 703-790-1049

Oakcrest School

Oakcrest School in partnership with parents challenges girls in grades 6-12 to develop their intellect, character, faith and leadership potential to thrive in college and throughout their lives.

Total Student Population: 210
Avg. Class Size: 15-18
Student/Teacher Ratio: 6:1
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Uniform: Yes
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $22,780
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $23,905
Languages Offered: Spanish, Latin

850 Balls Hill Rd McLean Virginia 22101

Website: http://www.oakcrest.org/

Phone Number: 703-790-5450

Randolph-Macon Academy

Randolph-Macon Academy is the co-ed college-preparatory, military school of choice in the world for families seeking a values-based, academically challenging, structured environment.

Total Student Population: 340
Avg. Class Size: 13-15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Religious Affiliation: United Methodist Church
Uniform: Yes
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $27,972
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $37,409
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, German

200 Academy Dr Front Royal Virginia 22630

Website: http://rma.edu

Phone Number: 540-636-5484

St. John’s College High School

St. John’s College High School is a private, Lasallian Catholic coeducational school located in Chevy Chase, DC. Our mission is to provide a quality education to young men and women from diverse socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.

Total Student Population: 1,100
Avg. Class Size: 21
Student/Teacher Ratio: 12:1
Religious Affiliation: Roman Catholic
Uniform: Yes
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $18,465
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $18,365
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin

2607 Military Rd NW Chevy Chase District of Columbia 20015

Website: http://stjohnschs.org

Phone Number: 202-363-2316

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School is a college preparatory, Episcopal day school in Alexandria, Virginia that educates 1120 boys and girls from junior kindergarten through grade 12.

Total Student Population: 1,120
Avg. Class Size: 12-16
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: Episcopal
Uniform: Dress Code
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $27,140
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $36,610
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Latin, Mandarin

1000 St Stephens Rd Alexandria Virginia 22304

Website: http://SSSAS.org

Phone Number: 703-751-2700

The Auburn School, Fairfax Campus

The Auburn School grows the social and academic potential of bright students with social and communication challenges. Our program simultaneously supports the development of academic skills, social competency and pragmatic language in an engaging educational environment.

Total Student Population: 46
Avg. Class Size: 10
Student/Teacher Ratio: 8:2
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $39,780
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $39,780
Languages Offered: N/A

3800 Concorde Parkway Suite 500 Chantilly Virginia 20151

Website: http://theauburnschool.org

Phone Number: 703-793-9355

The Brooksfield School

At Brooksfield, children become friends for life. Starting with pre-K and continuing through the fourth grade, Brooksfield makes learning an adventure. In a world in which manners, civility and love of knowledge are quickly disappearing, Brooksfield offers families an alternative that combines the best of today with the best of yesterday.

Total Student Population: 90
Avg. Class Size: 20
Student/Teacher Ratio: Toddlers 8:1
PreK/K 10:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $13,335
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish

1830 Kirby Rd McLean Virginia 22101

Website: http://brooksfieldschool.org

Phone Number: 703-356-KIDS

The Langley School

At The Langley School, we educate students to do so much more than simply read, solve a math problem, speak Spanish, or use a microscope. We also ensure students know how to learn, think critically, form hypotheses, craft an argument and analyze the world around them. We have specifically designed our program to support emerging three-year old learners all the way through to empowered eighth-grade leaders. Why? Because if you get the foundation right, anything and everything is possible for a child.

Total Student Population: 475
Avg. Class Size: 18
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $15,090
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish, French, Chinese

1411 Balls Hill Rd McLean Virginia 22101

Website: http://angleyschool.org

Phone Number: 703-848-2782

The Sycamore School

The Sycamore School is being developed to offer a purposeful secondary education that prepares students for their future by explicitly teaching higher level thinking skills and creating opportunities for meaningful engagement with the community.

Total Student Population: N/A
Avg. Class Size: N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: No
Bus: No
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $20,000
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): N/A
Languages Offered: Spanish

Arlington Virginia

Website: http://thesycamoreschoolva.org

Phone Number: 703-350-8197

Westminster School

Westminster is a school for all children who are likely to respond to the challenge of formalized instruction in a disciplined learning environment. It is neither intended for nor equipped to serve children who are learning disabled or those with serious emotional or behavioral problems. Westminster’s student body reflects the diversity of the greater Washington area, with children from many ethnic, religious, and cultural backgrounds. Enrollment remains between 280 and 300 boys and girls each year, with class size limited to 18 students (or fewer in the lowest grades).

Total Student Population: 250
Avg. Class Size: 15
Student/Teacher Ratio: 7:1/18:1
Religious Affiliation: None
Uniform: Yes
Bus: Yes
Lowest Tuition (5 days): $9,998
Annual Tuition (Grade 12): $22,137
Languages Offered: French, Latin

3819 Gallows Rd Annandale Virginia 22003

Website: http://www.westminsterschool.com/

Phone Number: 703-256-3620

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