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 Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
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

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Before and After School Programs

Profile last updated: 07/22/2014

Nearby 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)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BethesdaHolton-Arms School
    All-girls
    7303 River Road
    BethesdaMD 20817
    (301)365-5300
    All-girls
    0.1 mi | 645 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • BethesdaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Bartholomews School
      (Roman Catholic)
    6900 River Road
    BethesdaMD 20817
    (301)229-5586
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 216 students | Gr. K-8                      
  • BethesdaApple Montessori School
    Montessori School
    7210 Hidden Creek Rd
    BethesdaMD 20817
    (301)320-8832
    Montessori School
    0.5 mi | 81 students | Gr. PK-KG                      
  • BethesdaLandon School
    All-boys  (Non-sectarian)
    6101 Wilson Lane
    BethesdaMD 20817
    (301)320-3200
    All-boys  (Non-sectarian)
    1.2 mi | 685 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • BethesdaThe Greentree School
    Alternative School
    6301 Greentree Rd
    BethesdaMD 20817
    (301)365-4480
    Alternative School
    1.4 mi | 5 students | Gr. 9                      

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