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

$10,660 (half-day program)

Tuition, Junior Kindergarten 

$10,660 (half-day program)

Tuition, Kindergarten - Grade 5

$21,320

Range of Financial Aid Grants

10% - 90% of Tuition

Students Receiving Need-based Financial Aid

26%

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 2019/2020

February 3, 2020 

Financial Aid Application Deadline

February 7, 2020

Diversity

26%

Uniforms

Yes 

Campus size

5 Acres

Playgrounds

2

Playing Fields

2

Vacation Clubs

Yes - During Christmas & Spring Breaks

Summer Camp

GES June Jamboree - June 8th - June 12th, 2020, Baroody Camps- dates TBD

Proximity to Washington, DC

6 Miles South

Proximity to the Pentagon

4 Miles South

Open House Dates

November 11, 2019, January 15, 2020, & April 16, 2020

Upcoming Events

Nov
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Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Nov
22


Friday, Nov. 22, 2019 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Nov
25


Monday, Nov. 25, 2019 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Nov
26


Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2019 9:00 am - 10:00 am

Nov
27


Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2019 - Monday, Dec. 2, 2019