PORTRAIT OF A GRADUATE

What makes a Congressional School graduate? Who better to seek input from than our teachers who have watched our students grow and thrive over the years. They've guided our students since they were young and seen them graduate as...

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PASSIONATE LEARNERS

who seek out information to develop their knowledge and interests.

INTREPID EXPLORERS

who persevere through challenges and learn from mistakes.

CREATIVE PROBLEM SOLVERS AND INNOVATORS

who take intellectual risks, analyze problems through multiple lenses, and ask deep and meaningful questions.

VALUES-DRIVEN INDIVIDUALS

who lead by example and demonstrate integrity, kindness, respect, perseverance, and responsibility in all situations.

COLLABORATORS AND TEAM PLAYERS

who listen actively, communicate effectively, and advocate for themselves and others.

ENGAGED CITIZENS

who seek to understand different perspectives and make a positive impact on their community.

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LEARN ABOUT HIGH SCHOOL PLACEMENT

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ADMISSION INFORMATION

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ACADEMICS AT CONGRESSIONAL SCHOOL

Leonardo Proano

Class of 2013

"Congressional's challenging academics allowed me to be well
beyond the level of my classmates in high school and made the
transition quite easy."

Jessica Gandy

Class of 2008

"It gave me a foundation for everything in life. I don’t think I’d be the
same person without all of the opportunities Congressional gave me."

Paul Kang

Current Parent

"We had our choice of many private schools in Northern Virginia and
this was our first choice. The academics, teachers, and extracurricular offerings are all fantastic."

Caitlyn Carlton

Class of 2014

"Congressional was the biggest aid in building my confidence
and leadership skills."

Kevin Allexon

Current Parent

"We’ve been part of the Congressional community for nearly a decade
now. A wonderful and supportive educational environment. Both
of my daughters thrive there, and they absolutely love it."

Austin O'Brien

Class of 2009

"Congressional has always been a second home for me. I have been able
to follow many interests as well as being given the opportunity to try
new things. I was able to be an athlete as well as participate in the
musicals. I was supported by peers and faculty with everything I did."

CHARACTERISTICS OF PROFESSIONAL EXCELLENCE

Our teachers are our greatest asset as a school. Our faculty is dynamic, talented, accomplished in their fields, and are committed to being lifelong learners who continually develop their abilities. These are the experts who guide our students to become strong Congressional graduates.

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