Grace Episcopal School will be following a 2 hour delayed opening tomorrow, Friday, January 18, 2019.  

NEW date and NEW time!  Join us for our STEM Extravaganza on Tues., January 29 from 6-8pm. 

Visit our https://www.graceschoolalex.org/parent-resources/featured-highlights/198-stem-extravaganza for further information.

Grace at a Glance

School Founded

1959

Religious Affiliation

Episcopal

Grades Offered

Preschool - Grade Five

Coed

Yes

Accreditation

Virginia Association of Independent Schools

Affiliations

The Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington, NAIS, NAES & MAESA

Governance

14-Member, Independent School Board

Overall Student - Teacher Ratio

6:1

Teachers with 20+ Years of Teaching Experience

38%

Teachers with 10+ Years of Teaching Experience

69%

Hours

Preschool & Jr. K: 8:30 am to 12 pm 
Kindergarten - Grade 5: 8:30 am to 3:15 pm

Extended Care

7:30 am to 6 pm

After School Clubs & Activities

May include Science, Music,  Art, Cooking, Yoga, Soccer, Running & Scouting

Language Arts

Phonics-based

Foreign Language

Spanish starting in Junior Kindergarten

Technology

Wireless, Mobile Computer Lab (Mac Laptops), Google Chromebooks, iPads, ELMO Document Cameras & Interactive SMARTBoards

Performing & Visual Arts

Music & Studio Art

Report Cards for PS- K

Conferences & Trimester Reports

Report Cards for Gr. 1-5

Conferences & Trimester Reports

Tuition, Preschool

$10,300 (half-day program)

Tuition, Junior Kindergarten 

$10,300 (half-day program)

Tuition, Kindergarten - Grade 5

$20,600

Range of Financial Aid Grants

10% - 90% of Tuition

Students Receiving Need-based Financial Aid

19%

Age Requirements for Admission

Preschool: 3 years old by August 31
Junior Kindergarten: 4 years old by August 31
Kindergarten: 5 years old by August 31

Application Deadline for 2018/2019

February 1, 2019 

Financial Aid Application Deadline

February 5, 2019

Diversity

22%

Uniforms

Yes 

Campus size

5 Acres

Playgrounds

2

Playing Fields

2

Vacation Clubs

Yes - During Christmas & Spring Breaks

Summer Camp

GES June Jamboree - June 10th - June 14th, 2019 

Proximity to Washington, DC

6 Miles South

Proximity to the Pentagon

4 Miles South

Open House Dates

November 12, 2018, January 16, 2019, & April 11, 2019

Upcoming Events

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Monday, Jan. 21, 2019

Jan
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Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019 8:45 am - 9:15 am

Jan
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Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019 8:45 am - 9:45 am

Jan
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Monday, Jan. 28, 2019 3:30 pm - 5:00 pm

Jan
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Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm