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MULTIPLE LOCATIONS | WASHINGTON, DC | MARYLAND
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MULTIPLE LOCATIONS


CommuniKids Preschool
Immersion Preschool
Ages 2 1/2-6. In Tenleytown, DC, and Falls Church. Visit our website for details.
www.communikids.com , 202-363-0133.


Language Stars
Ages 3-10 Open Houses throughout the year. Visit webiste for details. Bethesda and Gaithersburg, MD. Alexandria, Fairfax, Falls Church/Seven Corners, McLean/N. Arlington and Reston, VA, 1-866-555-STARS.
languagestars.com ,


WASHINGTON, DC


Auguste Montessori
Ages 2 1/2-6. Call to schedule individual observations and meetings.
www.augustemontessori.com , 3600 Ellicott St., Washington, DC, 202-237-1788.


Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School
PreK-Grade 3. 9:15 a.m. on Oct. 16; 1 p.m. on Nov. 10; 9:15 a.m. on Dec. 11.
www.beauvoirschool.org , 3500 Woodley Rd., NW, Washington, DC, 202-537-6493.


CCBC Children's Center
Ages 18 months-5 years. 10 a.m. first Thursday of every month, Oct. to Feb. No appointment is necessary. It is suggested that children not attend.
www.ccbccc.org , ccbc@verizon.net, 5671 Western Ave., NW, Washington, DC, 202-966-3299.


Edlavitch-Tyser Early Childhood Center at Washington Hebrew Congregation
Toddlers-PreK. Call or check website for open house information. Contact Amy Sklaire at asklaire@whctemple.org to schedule a tour.
www.whcecc.org , Washington, DC, 202-895-6334.


Edmund Burke School
Grades 6-12. 1 to 4 p.m. on Oct. 26; 1 to 3:30 p.m. on Dec. 14.
burkeschool.org , 4101 Connecticut Ave., NW, Washington, DC, 202-362-8882.


Franklin Montessori School - Forest Hills Campus
Age 2-Kindergarten Open Houses 10 and 11 a.m. on Oct. 14, Oct. 24, Nov. 5, Nov. 13, Dec. 5 and Dec. 13. RSVP.
www.franklinmontessori.com , fm.schools@verizon.net, 4473 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, DC, 202-966-7747.


Jewish Primary Day School of the Nation's Capital
Kay and Robert Schattner Center
PreK-Grade 6. 9:30 a.m. on Oct. 22, Dec. 18 and Jan. 7. 7 p.m. on Nov. 20.
www.jpds.org , jpds.admission@jpds.org, 6045 16th St., NW, Washington, DC,


Lowell School
Age 3-Grade 8. Pre-Primary School Tours: Fridays, 8:45 to 10:30 a.m. on Oct. 4, Oct. 18, Nov. 8, Nov. 22, Dec. 13, Jan. 31. Kindergarten Open Houses: Fridays, 8:45 to 10:30 a.m. on 10/11, 10/25, 11/15, 12/6, 1/10, 1/31. Middle School Class Sampler: 6 to 8 p.m. on Oct. 24.
www.lowellschool.org , admissions@lowellschool.org, 1640 Kalmia Rd., NW, Washington, DC, 202-577-2000.


School for Friends
Ages 2-5. Call or visit the website for open house information.
www.schoolforfriends.org , jimclay@schoolforfriends.org, 2201 P St., NW, Washington, DC, 202-328-1789.


Sidwell Friends School
Grades PK-Grade 12. Middle and Upper School Open House: 9 a.m.-noon on Nov. 16.
www.sidwell.edu , 3825 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC, 202-537-8111.


MARYLAND


Acorn Hill Waldorf Kindergarten & Nursery School
Ages 2-6. Call for open house and tour schedule.
www.acornhill.org , info@acornhill.org, 9504 Brunett Ave., Silver Spring, MD, 301-565-2282.


All Saints Pre-School
Ages 1-5. 10 a.m.on Nov. 13, Dec. 4, Dec. 11, Jan. 8, Jan 15 and Jan. 22, 2014. www.allsaintschurch.net, 3 Chevy Chase Circle, Chevy Chase, MD,301-654-2488, ext. 233.
www.allsaintschurch.net , lisa.hollingsworth@allsaintschurch.net, 3 Chevy Chase Cir., Chevy Chase, MD,


The Barrie School
Ages 18 months-Grade 12. Middle & Upper School Information Night, Oct. 2, 6 to 7:30 p.m. All School Open House, Nov. 11, 9 to 11 a.m. Lower School Information Session, Oct. 18, 9 to 10:30 a.m. Applicant Reception, Jan. 8, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
www.barrie.org , admissions@barrie.org, 13500 Layhill Rd., Silver Spring, MD, 301-576-2800.


Beth El Preschool
Ages 20 months-5 years. Open Houses: 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 1, Nov. 13 and Dec. 3; 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 4. 301-652-8569 x311.
www.bethelpreschool.org , 8215 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda, MD,


Bullis School
Grades 2-12 Open House, 1 p.m. on Oct. 27
www.bullis.org , 10601 Falls Road, Potomac, MD, 301-299-8500.


Camp Olympia Country Day School
Ages 2-6. Call or check website for open house information.
www.camp-olympia.com , 5511 Muncaster Mill Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-926-9281.


Clara Barton Center for Children
Ages 2-5. 9 a.m. on Oct. 1, 11, 14, 23, 29; Nov. 5, 18, 27; Dec. 6, 10, 19, 23. Space is limited; call to schedule a tour.
www.clarabartoncenter.org , 7425 MacArthur Blvd., Cabin John, MD, 301-320-4565.


Crestview Montessori School
Ages 2 1/2-kindergarten. 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 13, Dec. 11, Jan. 8 and Jan. 29. By reservation only.
www.crestviewmontessori.com , info@crestviewmontessori.com, 4728 Western Ave., Bethesda, MD, 301-910-4728.


Crossway Community Montessori
Ages 3 months-5 years. Open Houses first Friday of every month. Call or email to sign up.
www.crossway-community.org , lcooper@crossway-community.org, 3015 Upton Dr., Kensington, MD, 301-929-2505.


Evergreen School
Ages. 2-9. 9 to 11 a.m. on Nov. 16, Jan. 18 and Feb. 15.
www.evergreenschool.com , admissions@evergreenschool.com, 10700 Georgia Ave., Wheaton, MD, 301-942-5979.


Feynman School
Accepting applications for preschool-3rd grade. Admissions open houses: Oct. 8, Nov. 19; 9:30-11 am.
www.feynmanschool.org , info@feynmanschool.org, 7730 Bradley Blvd., Bethesda, MD, 301-365-1212.


The Franklin Schools
Ages 3 months-Kindergarten. Morning Mingle Open House, 8:30 to 10 a.m.on Sept. 18. montessori-mmi.com, montessori@hers.com.
montessori-mmi.com , 10500 Darnestown Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-279-2799.


Friends Community School
Grades K-8. 9 to 11 a.m., Oct. 17, Nov. 2, Nov. 12, Dec. 6, Jan. 11, Jan. 16. 301-441-2100, ext. 129.
www.friendscommuityschool.org , connie@friendscommunityschool.org, 5901 Westchester Park Dr., College Park, MD,


Friends Meeting School
Age 3-Grade 12. Open Houses third Thursday of every month, Sept.to May. Plus fourth Saturday, Jan & Feb. Early Childhood Play Date Open Houses, fourth Friday, Sept to Nov, Jan.to May.
www.friendsmeetingschool.org , mdalton@friendsmeetingschool.org, 3232 Green Valley Rd., Ijamsville, MD, 301-798-0288.


Geneva Day School
Contact us for your personal tour today!
www.genevadayschool.org , 11931 Seven Locks Rd., Potomac, MD, 301-340-7704.


Georgetown Hill Early School
Infant-transitional kindergarten. School-age before- & after-care. Call or email to schedule a tour of one of the campuses: Bells Mill/Potomac, Darnestown, Woodley Gardens/Rockville, Potomac Elementary School, USNRC North Bethesda or USAPHIS/Sunny Days.
www.georgetownhill.com , admissions@georgetownhill.com, 301-299-7360.


German School Washington
PreK through 12. 2 to 4 p.m. on Nov. 9. Further open houses will be announced on the website.
www.dswashington.org , mail@dswash.org, 8617 Chateau Dr., Potomac, MD, 301-365-4400.


Green Acres School
PreK-Grade 8. Family Campus Visit: 1:30 p.m. on Oct. 6. School Day Open Houses: 9 a.m. on Nov. 11 and Jan. 8. PreK-K Parent/Child Program: 10-11:30 a.m. on Dec. 7. Evening Open House: 7 p.m. on Dec. 18.
www.greenacres.org , admission@greenacres.org, 11701 Danville Dr., Rockville, MD, 301-881-4100.


Holy Trinity Episcopal Day School
Ages 3-14. Preschool/Kindergarten Open House: 1 to 3 p.m. on Oct. 20 (at the Daisy Lane campus). Entire School Open Houses: 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. on Nov. 11, Jan. 24 and Apr. 4; 1 to 3 p.m. on Mar. 9. Preschool/Kindergarten/Middle School: 11902 Daisy La., Glenn Dale, MD, 301-464-3215. Lower School: 13106 Annapolis Rd., Bowie, MD, 301-262-5355.
www.htrinity.org , admissions@htrinity.org,


The Ivymount School
Ages 6 to 21. Graded and ungraded programs. Please call for open house dates.
www.ivymount.org , 11614 Seven Locks Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-469-0223.


The Maddux School
PreK-Grade 2. Call for open house dates.
www.madduxschool.org , 11614 Seven Locks Rd., Rockville, MD, 301-469-0223.


Manor Montessori
Ages 2-9. Potomac, Rockville & Bethesda. Open House by Appointment.
www.manormontessori.com , MD, 301-299-7400.


Norwood School
K-Grade 8. Open Houses & Saturday Samplers: 1 to 3 p.m., Nov. 16 and Jan. 11. The Saturday Sampler program allows students applying to grades K and 1 to take three mini-classes taught by faculty, while parents observe how their child responds to this hands-on, project-based approach to education.
www.norwoodschool.org , admission@norwoodschool.org, 8821 River Rd., Bethesda, MD, 301-841-2130.


Sandy Spring Friends School
Grades PK-Grade 12. 10 a.m. to noon on Oct. 26. 8:30 to 11 a.m. on Nov. 15, Dec. 13 and Jan. 10.
www.ssfs.org , 16923 Norwood Rd., Sandy Spring, MD, 301-774-7455.


The Siena School
Grades 4-12. Open Houses each Wednesday at 9:30 a.m.
www.thesienaschool.org , info@thesienaschool.org, 9727 Georgia Ave., Silver Spring, MD, 301-592-0567.


Spring Bilingual Montessori Academy
Ages 2-6. Please call for a tour.
www.spring-bilingual.org , sbma_office@yahoo.com, 3514 Plyers Mill Rd., Kensington, MD, 301-962-7262.


St. John's Episcopal School
Ages Preschool-Grade 8. Open Houses: 1-3 p.m., Oct. 6; 8:30 a.m., Sep.12, Oct. 10, Nov. 14, Dec. 12. 3427 Olney Laytonsville Rd., Olney, MD.
stjes.com , info@stjes.com, 301-774-6804.


St. Martin of Tours School
PreK-Grade 8. Open Houses: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Nov. 13; 9 to 11 a.m., Jan. 28.
www.smsmd.org , 115 S. Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg, MD, 301-990-2441.


TLC's Katherine Thomas School
PreK-Grade 12. Katherine Thomas School and Preschool open houses: call or check website for current dates. 301-738-9691 x539.
www.ttlc.org/katherine_thomas_school , mtheard@ttlc.org, 9975 Medical Center Dr., Rockville, MD, 301-738-9691.


Top Hat Montessori
Ages 3-Kindergarten. Open Houses: 9 to 11 a.m., Oct. 14 & Nov. 11; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Dec. 14.
www.tophatmontessori.com , info@tophatmontessori.com, 18243A Flower Hill Way, Gaithersburg, MD, 240-813-0713.


Washington Hebrew Congregation RJWECC & WHC Primary School
Toddlers through kindergarten. Call or check website for open house information.
www.whcecc.org , 11810 Falls Rd., Potomac, MD, 301-279-7505.


Washington Waldorf School
PreK-Grade 12. Observation Morning Tours: 8-10:30 a.m., Oct. 8, Nov. 6, Dec. 5, Jan. 14, Feb. 5, March 6, Apr. 1, May 7. Open House dates for whole family: 8 a.m. 12 p.m., Nov. 9, Jan. 1. High School Open Houses: 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 22, Nov. 12, Jan. 21, Feb. 11.
www.washingtonwaldorf.org , llawson@washingtonwaldorf.org, 4800 Sangamore Rd., Bethesda, MD, 301-229-6107.


The Woods Academy
Montessori preschool (ages 3-6) and grades 1-8. Open Houses: 9 to 10:30 a.m., Oct. 29, Nov. 11, Dec. 3, Jan. 15, Jan. 22 and Jan. 29.
www.woodsacademy.org , admissions@woodsacademy.org, 6801 Greentree Rd., Bethesda, MD, 301-222-0776.


VIRGINIA


The Academy of Christian Education
PreK-Grade 6. Call or check website for open house information.
www.ace-academy.com , 1808A Michael Faraday Ct., Reston, VA, 703-471-2132.


The Auburn School
Grades 1-8. Visit our website for upcoming information sessions.
www.theauburnschool.org , admissions@theauburnschool.org, 13525 Dulles Technology D, Ste. 101, Herndon, VA, 703-967-2462.


BeanTree Learning
Ages 6 weeks-12 years. Open enrollment with tours available by appointment from 6:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Mon.-Fri. Westfields Campus, 5003 Westone Plaza, Chantilly, 703-961-8222, westfieldsinfo@beantreelearning.com. Ashburn Campus, 43629 Greenway Corp. Dr., Ashburn, 571-223-3110, ashburninfo@beantreelearning.com
www.beantreelearning.com ,


Brooksfield School
PreK-Grade 3. 10 a.m. on Oct. 23, Nov. 13 and Jan. 15.
www.brooksfieldschool.org , 1830 Kirby Rd., McLean, VA, 703-356-5437.


Browne Academy
Age 3-Grade 8. 9:30 a.m. on Nov. 8; 10 a.m. on Dec. 6 and Jan. 10.
www.browneacademy.org , 5917 Telegraph Rd., Alexandria, VA, 703-960-3000.


Burgundy Farm Country Day School
PreK-Grade 8. 2 to 4 p.m. on Oct. 4, Nov. 11, Dec. 4 and Jan. 1. 9 to 11 a.m. on Nov. 11.
www.burgundyfarm.org , info@burgundyfarm.org, 3700 Burgundy Rd., Alexandria, VA, 703-960-3431.


Congressional School of Virginia
Preschool-Grade 8. Noon to 1 p.m. on Oct. 19; 9 to 10:30 a.m. on Nov. 14, Jan. 16, Jan. 30 and Mar. 6.
www.congressionalschools.org , 3229 Sleepy Hollow Rd., Falls Church, VA, 703-533-9711.


Corpus Christi School
Grades PK2-8. Open Houses: 9-11:30 a.m. on Nov. 15 for Preschool ages 2-4; 10 a.m. to noon for grades K-8 on Nov. 15. 5:30-8 p.m. on Jan. 27 on both campuses. www.corpuschristischool.org. Preschool Campus: 7506 St. Philips Ct., Falls Church, VA, 703-573-4570. Grades K-8 Campus: 3301 Glen Carlyn Rd., Falls Church, VA, 703-820-7450.


Grace Episcopal School
Preschool-grade 5. 9:30-11:30 a.m.: Nov. 11, 2013 & Jan. 15, 2014.
www.graceschoolalex.org , admissions@graceschoolalex.org, 3601 russell Rd., Alexandria, VA, 703-549-5067.


Green Hedges School
Montessoir Preschool, Traditional Grades 1-8. 9 a.m. every Wednesday morning (Oct.to Apr.). 3 to 5 p.m. on Nov. 10; 9 to 11 a.m. on Jan. 25; 3 to 5 p.m. on Apr. 27.
www.greenhedges.org , sfabian@greenhedges.org, 415 Windover Ave., NW, Vienna, VA, 703-938-8323.


Holly Brook Montessori School
Ages 3-6. Call or check website for open house information.
www.PreschoolMontessori.com , 2455 Gallows Rd., Dunn Loring, VA, 703-573-7800.


Hunter Mill Montessori
Ages 3-6. Call or check website for open house information.
www.PreschoolMontessori.com , 2709 Hunter Mill Rd., Oakton, VA, 703-938-7755.


Kenwood School
Grades K-6. Kenwood School and Summer Camp Open House: 9 a.m.-noon on April 26.
www.kenwoodschool.com , admissions@kenwoodschool.com, 955 Sunset La, Annandale, VA, 703-256-4711.


Loudoun Country Day School
PreK-Grade 8. Call or check website for open house information.
www.lcds.org , 20600 Red Cedar Dr., Leesburg, VA, 703-777-3841.


Metropolitan School of the Arts
Grades 7-12. Open House Oct. 27 during the Lorton Fall Festival at the Workhouse.
9601 Ox Rd, Lorton, VA, 703-339-0444.


Montessori School of McLean
Ages 2 1/2-12. Please call or visit website for details on open house dates.
www.mcleanmontessori.org , 1711 Kirby Rd., McLean, VA, 703-790-1049.


The New School of Northern Virginia
Grades 4-12. 2 to 4 p.m. on Oct. 6, Oct. 27, Dec. 8, Jan. 12, Jan. 26, Mar. 2 and May 4.
www.newschoolva.com , 9431 Silver King Ct., Fairfax, VA, 703-691-3040.


Nysmith School for the Gifted
Age 3-Grade 8. 9 a.m. Sept. 24, Oct. 22, Nov. 19, Dec. 10, Jan. 7, Feb. 4, Mar. 4, Apr. 1 and May 6.
www.nysmith.com , 13625 EDS Dr., Herndon, VA, 703-552-2897.


Oakcrest School
Girls, Grades 6-12. Open Houses: 2-4 p.m. on Oct. 20; 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Apr. 8.
www.oakcrest.org , admissions@oakcrest.org, 850 Balls Hill Rd., McLean, VA, 703-790-5450.


Pinecrest School
Preschool (age 3)-Grade 6. Call or check website for open house information.
www.pinecrestschool.org , admissions@pinecrestschool.org, 7209 Quiet Cove, Annandale, VA, 703-354-3446.


Potomac Crescent Waldorf School
Preschool-grade 3. Nov. 16, 2013 & Jan. 25, 2014; 10 a.m.-noon.
www.potomaccrescentschool.org , 923 South 23rd St., Arlington, VA, 703-486-1309.


Reston Montessori School
Age 3 months-Grade 3. Call or check website for open house information.
www.restonmontessori.com , 1928 Isaac Newton Sq., W, Reston, VA, 703-481-2922.


Robert E. Simon, Jr. Children's Center
Ages 3 months-5 years. Call or check website for open house information.
www.simoncenter.org , 1800 Cameron Glen Dr., Reston, VA, 703-834-5880.


Westminster School
Preschool-grade 8. 2 to 4 p.m. on Oct. 28; Griffin Academy Preschool: 9:30 to 11 a.m. on Oct. 18.
www.westminsterschool.com , admissions@westminsterschool.com, 3819 Gallows Rd., Annandale, VA, 703-256-3620.