The Primary Day School

7300 River Road,
Bethesda, MD, 20817-0208
Tel: (301)365-4355
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 Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
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 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: 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 The Woods Academy (1.4 miles away)
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  • Bethesda Holton-Arms School
    All-girls 
    7303 River Road
    Bethesda , MD , 20817
    (301)365-5300
    All-girls 
    0.1  mi  |  645  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Bethesda
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Bartholomews School
    (Roman Catholic)
    6900 River Road
    Bethesda , MD , 20817
    (301)229-5586
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  K-8
  • Bethesda
    Apple Montessori School
    Montessori School
    7210 Hidden Creek Rd
    Bethesda , MD , 20817
    (301)320-8832
    Montessori School
    0.5  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  K
  • Bethesda
    Landon School    
    All-boys 
    6101 Wilson Lane
    Bethesda , MD , 20817
    (301)320-3200
    All-boys 
    1.3  mi  |  685  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Bethesda
    The Greentree School
    6301 Greentree Rd
    Bethesda , MD , 20817
    (301)365-4480
    1.4  mi  |  3  students  |  Gr.  10-11

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