AT A GLANCE

Congressional School serves more than 320 students and 2,000 campers annually through its academic and summer programs. The school develops great thinkers and leaders by encouraging students to explore, embrace challenge, and grow through an innovative academic program —all in a diverse and inclusive community.

 

Founded in: 1939

Head of School: Janet F. Marsh

Grades: Co-ed Infant through Grade 8

Number of Students: 330

Campus: 40 Acres Inside the Beltway

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Student to Teacher Ratio

13

Average Students per Classroom

76

Years of Educational Excellence

30+

After School Activities and Extended Hours Program

FIRST-ROUND APPLICATION AND FINANCIAL AID DEADLINE

JANUARY 19

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ACADEMIC DIVISIONS

Early Childhood: 6 Weeks - Under 3 Years Old

Primary School: Preschool - Grade 2

Lower School: Grades 3 - 4

Middle School: Grades 5 - 8

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ACRE CAMPUS

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2 Swimming Pools

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Amphitheatre

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Tripps Run Creek

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3 Playgrounds

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14 Horses

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Sport Court

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35+ Ropes Course Elements

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Archery Range

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iPad Program in Middle School

94%

2017 Graduates attended Private Schools

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Middle School Athletic Teams

100+

Social Events Each School Year

50+

Off-Campus Experiential Learning Opportunities

14.5%

Students Receive Need-Based Financial Aid

110%

Effort, Energy, & Commitment to Educating Students

ACCREDITATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS

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To learn more, ask questions, or schedule a tour for our Primary School program for your preschool through second grade child, please contact:

Gretchen Herbst
Director of Admission and Financial Aid

703-533-1064