Grades: NS - 3 | 168 students
Evergreen School is located in the Hughes United Methodist Church at Plyers Mill and Georgia Ave. The school is not affiliated with any church or denomination.
At Evergreen, we believe in self-paced learning, caring teachers and small class size.
Students experience the joy of discovery in an intimate and engaging classroom setting.
Our Montessori program develops independence and provides a great foundation of academic skills. We have been educating children in Montessori tradition since 1964. We pride ourselves in the racial and cultural diversity of our student body.
We have been recognized as the most culturally diverse school in the Maryland Association of Independent Schools.
In addition, we are committed to being good stewards of the environment.
We are an EPA designated "green school" and our rain garden won a sustainability award. Our strong academic program begins in our two-year old program.
Academics are balanced by visual and performing arts as well as Spanish and Physical Education.
Extended day program and summer camp available.
|School Type||Montessori School|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||State or regional independent school association|
|Grades Offered||Grades Nursery/Preschool - 3|
|Total Students||168 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||46%
State avg.: 35%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||15 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree||65%|
|Average Class Size||14 students|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Yearly Tuition Cost||$16,450|
National avg.: 85%
|Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.||7 extracurriculars|
|ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.||soccer, music, dance, drama, cooking, crafts, music soccer, music, dance, drama, cooking, crafts, music,|
- Outstanding Montessori curriculum
- Small classes
- Caring, experienced faculty
- EPA designated Green School
- Award-winning Rain Garden
- Expansive gym, libary, music and science rooms
- Creative science and art summer camp
- Convenient location to Silver Spring, Kensignton and Wheaton
Profile last updated: 01/29/2014
- School Location Miles Grades Students
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10201 Woodland Dr
Silver Spring, MD 20902
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Kensington, MD 20895
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Silver Spring, MD 20902
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1300 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring, MD 20901
HyattsvilleGrades: 6-12 | 21 students
3401 East West Hwy
Hyattsville, MD 20782
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