The Primary Day School

7300 River Road
Bethesda, MD 20817-0208
Tel: (301)365-4355
Grades: PK-2 | 153 students
The school's rich and varied curriculum cultivates a love of learning and a strong personal and academic foundation in every child.
Assemblies and class performances augment the strong arts program and develop poise and confidence in public speaking.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-2
Year Founded 1944

Student Body

Total Students 153 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade The Primary Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 18 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 23
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,600
Tuition Notes Tuition for the 2014-2015 School Year is between $18,600-$22,950
Admissions Director Lindsay Spector
Admissions Associate Alison Collins

School Notes:

  • Before and After School Programs

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Holton-Arms School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holton-Arms School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Apple Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bethesda
    Grades: 3-12 | 659 students
    0.1 miles
    7303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Bethesda
    Apple Montessori School
    Montessori School
    Grades: PK-KG | 68 students
    0.5 miles
    7210 Hidden Creek Rd
    Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Bethesda
    Grades: K-8 | 216 students
    0.5 miles
    6900 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Bethesda
    Grades: 3-12 | 685 students
    1.2 miles
    6101 Wilson Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20817
  • Bethesda
     The Woods Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-8 | 294 students
    1.4 miles
    6801 Greentree Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817

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