Academy Of The Child

19711 Waters Rd,
Germantown, MD, 20874-0208
     Tel: (301)601-0991
Grades: NS - 6
Academy of the Child is dedicated to creating an environment where each child can maximize his unique potential.
Children are guided individually according to their own developmental needs and abilities.
Cooperative work with other children of various ages fosters expression of ideas and development of the whole personality enabling each to learn at his own pace, free from competition, understimulation and anxiety.
We offer a stimulating academic environment in a charming setting.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
Religious Affiliation Other
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 35%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Average Class Size 20 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling

School Notes:

  • Foreign Language Instruction in Italian
  • Spring Drama Production
  • Summer Camp Program
  • Model United Nations

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Avalon School (4.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Energy Child Development Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is KinderCare at Town Center (0.6 miles away)
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  • GermantownKinderCare at Town Center
    Daycare / Preschool
    19780 Crystal Rock Drive
    GermantownMD20874
    (301)515-2700
    Daycare / Preschool
    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • GermantownEnergy Child Development Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    19901 Germantown Road
    GermantownMD20874
    (301)903-8600
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.9 mi | 8 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • GermantownCovenant Christian School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    18901 Waring Station Rd
    GermantownMD20874
    (301)444-0250
    Daycare / Preschool  (Christian)
    1.7 mi | 6 students | Gr. K                      
  • GermantownGermantown KinderCare
    Daycare / Preschool
    19921 Frederick Rd
    GermantownMD20876
    (301)916-9190
    Daycare / Preschool
    1.9 mi | n/a students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • BoydsElf Early Learning Fun School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    19821 White Ground Rd./p.o. Bo
    BoydsMD20841
    (301)540-3370
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    2.2 mi | 12 students | Gr. NS-PK                      

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