Bullis School

10601 Falls Rd
Potomac, MD 20854-0208
Tel: (301)299-8500
Grades: 2-12 | 777 students
“Achieve Excellence Through Balance” is more than a slogan at Bullis School.
On a picturesque 102-acre campus in Potomac, Maryland, Bullis has 765 students in grades 2-12 and offers a college preparatory program that balances academics, arts and academics.
With a core curriculum enhanced with signature programs in STEM, Entrepreneurship, Humanities and Global Studies, and Visual and Performing Arts, Bullis also offers extra-curricular activities that nurture creativity, leadership resourcefulness, astute thinking, community service, and teamwork and collaboration. Students learn and grow, discover academic and extra-curricular passions, value community, develop lifelong skills and are happier and more confident because of the balance we provide.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Non-sectarian
Grades Offered Grades 2-12
Year Founded 1930

Student Body

Total Students 777 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Bullis School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 102 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 17 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(Bullis uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 9
Tuition Notes See website
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Tim Simpson


Total Sports Offered 17 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
DanceField Hockey,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
Track and FieldWinter Track,

School Notes:

  • What else makes Bullis special?
  • - Teachers who bring technology and new methodologies into the classroom to make learning engaging.
  • - Projects that teach collaboration and problem-solving in real-world applications.
  • - A community that gains strength from and takes pride in its diversity.
  • - Visual and performing arts that ignite the imagination of our students, whether they are new to the arts or elevating their talent to new levels.
  • - Athletic programs that win championships yet overall value teamwork, pride and humility.
  • - Opportunities for students to find what interests them and create their own path to develop it.
  • Please visit our website to learn more and schedule a time to visit our campus and meet with students and our admission professionals. We look forward to introducing you to our Bullis community!

Profile last updated: 08/17/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is German School Washington Dc (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Potomac Glen Day School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Potomac Glen Day School (0.1 miles away)
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  • Potomac
    Potomac Glen Day School
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 105 students
    0.1 miles
    9908 S Glen Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854
  • Potomac
    Grades: PK-6 | 65 students
    0.7 miles
    10201 Democracy Boulevard
    Potomac, MD 20854
  • Potomac
    Grades: PK-3 | 117 students
    0.7 miles
    Po Box 60691
    Potomac, MD 20859
  • Potomac
    Grades: PK-5 | 209 students
    0.8 miles
    10033 River Road
    Potomac, MD 20854
  • Potomac
    Grades: PK | 20 students
    1.2 miles
    11510 Falls Rd
    Potomac, MD 20854

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