Washington Family Magazine : September 2015
washingtonFAMILY.com September 2015 29 Education & Open House Guide CONTINUED ON P. 30 emotional, physical and social development. Open House Dates: Oct. 22, 9:15 a.m.; Nov. 8, 1 p.m.; Dec. 8, 9:15 a.m. The BeThesda MonTessori school www.bethesdamontessori.com 301-986-1260 7611 Clarendon Rd. Bethesda, MD Ages:3-6 BriTish inTernaTional school of washingTon www.biswashington.org email@example.com 202-829-3700 2001 Wisconsin Ave., NW Washington, D.C. Ages: 2 - 18 (IB Diploma) Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. At British International School of Washington, our individualized learning plans and experienced teachers help guide each student to a successful future through challenging international curricula and inspirational learning experiences, both inside the classroom and around the world. Open House Dates: 2015: Nov. 11 Brooksfield school www.brooksfieldschool.org firstname.lastname@example.org 703-356 -KIDS 1830 Kirby Rd. McLean, VA Ages:3-9 Grades: Pre-K - 5th A unique Pre-K -5th Eco-Friendly, Montessori School idyllically situated on 5 secluded acres in McLean, VA. Browne acadeMy www.browneacademy.org email@example.com 703-960-3000 ext. 1001 5917 Telegraph Rd. Alexandria, VA Ages: 3 - Grade 8 Tutoring Services: Grades 5 - 8 Preschool: 3+ Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Activities: Tae Kwon Do, Pottery, Zumba, Soccer, Dance, Engineering, Music Lessons Celebrating 75 years, Browne Academy is a diverse independent day school committed to developing the whole child through extraordinary teaching, exceptional academic programs, and a nurturing community. Browne Academy embraces the core values of excellence, diversity, character and community. Open House Dates: 2015: Oct. 15, Nov. 11 2016: Jan. 12 Burgundy farM counTry day school www.burgundyfarm.org firstname.lastname@example.org 703-960-3431 3700 Burgundy Rd. Alexandria, VA Grades: JK - Grade 8 Activities: Drums, Chess, Yoga, Pottery, Tae Kwon Do, Mad Science, Art, Barnyard Activities, Sports, Destination Imagination and Model UN. Burgundy provides an inclusive, creative, nurturing environment that engages the whole child. Our innovative, hands-on approach to education cultivates independent thinking, promotes academic excellence, instills respect for diversity and teaches responsibility. Open House Dates: 2015: Oct. 9, 9 - 11 a.m.; Nov. 11, 9-11a.m.;Dec.5,2 -4p.m. 2016: Jan. 10, 2 - 4 p.m. charles e. sMiTh Jewish day school www.cesjds.org email@example.com 301-881-1400 1901 E. Jefferson St., Rockville, MD (Lower School) 11710 Hunters Ln. Rockville, MD (Upper School) Junior K Ages: 4 K Ages: 5 Ages:4-18 Hours of Operation: 8:15 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. (Lower School); 8:00 a.m. - 3:45 p.m. (Upper School) Activities: Athletics (Grade 6 - 12), Dance, Yoga, Lego Robotics, Art, World Languages 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. Our mission is to engage students in an outstanding and inspiring general and Judaic education. Open House Dates: 2015: Nov. 1 (Grade Junior-K - 5); Nov. 11 (Grade 6 - 12) chevy chase uniTed MeThodisT preschool www.ccumcpreschool.org firstname.lastname@example.org 7001 Connecticut Ave., Chevy Chase, MD Ages:2-4 As a school community within a Christian community, we are committed to nurturing children to develop into the fullness of their potential and to increase their awareness of and compassion for the world around them. classical conversaTions www.classicalconversations.com email@example.com Ages: Pre-K - Grade 12 Classical Conversations supports homeschooling parents by teaching the classical model of education with a Christian worldview through local communities. coMMerce kids www.commercekids.org 202-482-2175 15th & Pennsylvania Ave., NW Washington, D.C. Non-profit Child Care Ages: 12 weeks - 5 years Hours of Operation: 7:15 a.m. - 5:45 p.m. Activities: Spanish, Soccer, Gymnastics, Sign Language, Music and Dance Offering a play-based, child centered enriching curriculum. We take lots of field trips to all the wonderful places D.C. has to offer. The congressional schools of virginia www.congressionalschools.org firstname.lastname@example.org 703-533-9711 3229 Sleepy Hollow Rd. Falls Church, VA Grades accepted: Age 1 - Grade 8 Congressional’s program is designed to nurture the physical, emotional, and intellectual needs of children from infant through 8th grade. Emphasis is given to language development and preparing children for high school. Open House Dates: 2015: Oct. 7, 9 a.m. (Infant & Toddler ); Oct. 14, 9:30 a.m. (Preschool-Grade 8) eMpowered learning TransforMaTion cenTers www.eltcenters.com email@example.com 301-654-5919 8120 Woodmont Ave., Ste. 150 Bethesda, MD Ages: 9+ Hours of Operation: Tuesday - Friday 3 - 7 p.m.; Saturday - Sunday 9 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. For over 20 years, Empowered Learning Transformation Centers have helped learners of any age and ability break through to peak performance levels in the areas of learning, focus and attention. evergreen MonTessori school www.evergreenschool.com firstname.lastname@example.org 301-942-5979 10700 Georgia Ave. Silver Spring, MD Grades: 2 years - Grade 3 Activites: Martial Arts, Cooking, Sports, Art, Music, Nature. fairfax chrisTian school www.fairfaxchristianschool.com 703-759-5100 1624 Hunter Mill Rd. Vienna, VA Ages: K - Grade 12 Preschool: Ages 4 (by Dec. 31), and 5 Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Independent, university- preparatory school. Call today for your private tour and educational consultation. Open House Dates: Open house tours every Tuesday at 9 a.m. feynMan school www.feynmanschool.org email@example.com 301-770-4211 6300 Tilden Ln. North Bethesda, MD Grades: Preschool - Grade 5 Ages: 3+ Hours of operation: 7 a.m.- 6 p.m. Activities: Destination Imagination, Robotics, Chess, Piano Lessons, Chinese Classes 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.