Gaithersburg Presbyterian Preschool & Kdgn

610 S Frederick Avenue
Gaithersburg, MD 20877-0208
Tel: (301)977-5787
Grades: PK-K | 180 students
Classes offered for 3 year olds, (2 or 3 days per week, 2 1/2 or 4 hours) and 4 year old Pre-Kindergarteners (3 or 4 days, 2 1/2 or 4 hours) and Pre-Kindergarten Plus, older 4s/young 5s, 5 afternoons per week, 2 1/2 hours) and Kindergarteners (5 year olds) for 5 mornings, 9 a.m.
to1 p.m.
Optional Enrichment Program extends class times with extra curriculum. Must be age 3 by September 1 the year child starts school and ALL children must be 'toilet trained'.
State Approved Kindergarten program, Christian Education.
Peanut/butter and Nut Free School.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded 1976

Student Body

Total Students 180 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Gaithersburg Presbyterian Preschool & Kdgn Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 18 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(play clothes)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes 3s(2 or 3x wk 2 1/2 or 4 hrs per day)$145 or $189 per month, +add-on options. Pre-K(3-4x wk 2 1/2-4 hrs day)$189 or $273 + add-on optns. Older Pre-K Plus(5x wk p.m. 2 1/2 hrs) $285. Optional Enrichment Prgm for am/pm classes. Kindergarten(5 day/4hrs) $358
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Cathy Fantacci

School Notes:

  • Check website for details, pictures of the school, philosophy and rates, or call school office @ 301-977-5787. We welcome parent visits during the school year, by appointment.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Yang Academy (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Epworth Preschool & Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Epworth Preschool & Kindergarten (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gaithersburg
    Epworth Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Methodist)
    Grades: PK-K | 164 students
    0.1 miles
    9008 Rosemont Dr
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • Gaithersburg
    Yang Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 4-11 | 3 students
    0.2 miles
    111 Central Ave
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • Gaithersburg
    Marcia D Smith School
    Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 12 students
    0.7 miles
    9075 Comprint Ct
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • Gaithersburg
    Grades: PK | 17 students
    0.8 miles
    610 E Diamond Ave Ste E
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877
  • Gaithersburg
    Grades: PK-8 | 255 students
    0.8 miles
    115 S Frederick Ave
    Gaithersburg, MD 20877

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The average private school tuition in Montgomery County, MD is $12,573 for elementary schools and $22,451 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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