Geneva Day School

11931 Seven Locks Rd,
Potomac, MD, 20854-0208
Tel: (301)340-7704
Grades: NS - K | 266 students
Geneva Day School offers engaging preschool, Kindergarten and camp programs in a fun and nurturing environment.
Since 1965, Geneva has been helping area children ages 2 years old through Kindergarten learn and grow in all six developmental areas, while encouraging a lifelong love of learning.  Geneva Day School is a Maryland Certified Green School and was voted Best Preschool 2012 by readers of Bethesda magazine.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1965

Student Body

Total Students 266 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 69%
State avg.: 31%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 3 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 89:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
% on Financial Aid 7%
Admissions Director Amanda White

School Notes:

  • Geneva Day School, established in 1965, is a non-denominational private Preschool and Kindergarten program serving children from two years old through the Kindergarten level.  We provide half-day and full-day educational programs, with optional extended morning and afternoon care, lunch and enrichment classes.  Daily class operations are the responsibility of a degreed classroom teachers, who supervise and direct the activities of teaching assistants, all of whom hold at least 90 hours in Early Childhood Education Training as required by law.  We are licensed by the Maryland State Department of Education, Office of Child Care.

    Geneva Day School is conveniently located on Seven Locks Road in Potomac, MD, just a half mile from the Montrose Road exit off I-270.  Please visit our website and watch our short video or to request a personal tour, contact us at 301.340.7704 or office@genevadayschool.org.
  • Profile last updated: 07/31/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Muslim Community School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beth Sholom Congregation Learning Center (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Muslim Community School (0.9 miles away)
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