The Bullis School

10601 Falls Rd,
Potomac, MD, 20854-0208
Tel: (301)299-8500
The Bullis School is an independent, co-educational college preparatory day school offering girls and boys in grades 3 through 12 an educational program of excellence in a community that values integrity, respect, responsibility, diversity and service.
A caring and supportive faculty fosters a positive attitude about learning and challenges our students to achieve their highest potential in academics, the arts and athletics.
Creating a caring, challenging community—this goal guides us at the Bullis School.
We recognize that each aspect of a student’s experience is an opportunity for growth, and we require every student to explore a range of interests in academics, the arts and athletics.
We believe that each student’s potential must be developed thoughtfully through stimulating, challenging experiences.
As students take increasing individual and collective responsibility for their development, appropriate structure and high expectations establish a strong foundation and useful framework for learning and creative expression.
Within this framework, we encourage each student to regularly question assumptions, take risks, learn from mistakes and participate in scholarly inquiry.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 3 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 623 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 19%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1

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 Lone Oak Montessori School (0.7 miles away)
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  • Potomac Potomac Glen Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    9908 S Glen Rd
    Potomac , MD , 20854
    (301)299-9193
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Christian)
    0.1  mi  |  127  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Potomac
    Lone Oak Montessori School
    Montessori School
    10201 Democracy Boulevard
    Potomac , MD , 20854
    (301)469-4888
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Potomac
    The Manor Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Po Box 60691
    Potomac , MD , 20859
    (301)299-7400
    Montessori School
    0.7  mi  |  103  students  |  Gr.  K-3
  • Potomac
    The Fourth Presbyterian School
    (Presbyterian)
    10701 South Glen Road
    Potomac , MD , 20854
    (301)765-8133
    (Presbyterian)
    0.7  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-8
  • Potomac
    Har Shalom Early Childhood Education Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    11510 Falls Rd
    Potomac , MD , 20854
    (301)299-7087
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  PK

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