The Boyd School

3909 Oak Street,
Fairfax, VA, 22030-0220
Tel: (703)934-0920
Grades: NS - K | 44 students
The Boyd School, a Montessori Children's House, is fully accredited by the American Montessori Society and the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Council on Accreditation and School Improvement.
We are a warm, welcoming community in which children and adults find friendship and support.
We are a school born from a spirit and force of parents and teachers who believe in the Montessori principles and support a child/family-centered environment.
We want our children to grow into autonomous, caring, responsible citizens, life-long learners and problem-solvers.
Our school is a place where all are encouraged to ask questions, broaden their understanding of themselves, and the world around them.

School Overview

School Type Montessori School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. American Montessori Society (AMS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Association Montessori International (AMI)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1994

Student Body

Total Students 44 students
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 2 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 22 students
Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Monthly tuition ranges from $817 - $1,721 depending on the program enrolled.

School Notes:

  • The Fairfax Campus of The Boyd School offers children an intimate learning environment. Each classroom opens to an outdoor exploration area and playground. The beautifully prepared classrooms inspire learning with finely constructed Montessori materials. Nestled in the heart of Fairfax, the school is an ideal environment for your child to begin their educational journey.

    Early Childhood (3 - 6 years)
    The Early Childhood program at the Fairfax Campus of The Boyd School offers children a unique opportunity to learn and grow. The accredited Montessori program guided by credentialed teachers promotes academic discipline through an individualized curriculum. The intimate environment of the Fairfax campus provides students with a home away from home feel.

    We embrace our diverse student population and encourage parents to share their heritage. Children work with specifically designed materials to develop skills and are guided at their own individual pace. The class size at the Fairfax campus is well below the Fairfax County average allowing for additional individual attention.

    The Early Childhood program is enriched with an arts program as well as additional instruction in foreign language, physical education, and music. The school nestled in a quiet Fairfax neighbor provides families with a throwback introduction to their child's educational journey.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Paul VI Catholic High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Truro Preschool & Kindergarten (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Leo The Great School (1.1 miles away)
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  • Fairfax Paul VI Catholic High School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10675 Fairfax Blvd
    Fairfax , VA , 22030
    (703)352-0925
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  975  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Fairfax
    Truro Preschool & Kindergarten
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    10520 Main St
    Fairfax , VA , 22030
    (703)691-1006
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    0.7  mi  |  150  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Fairfax
    Northern Virginia Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    11000 Berry St
    Fairfax , VA , 22030
    (703)273-0803
    (Christian)
    0.7  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Fairfax
    The Kellar School of Inova Kellar Center
    Special Education School
    11204 Waples Mill Road
    Fairfax , VA , 22030
    (703)218-8500
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  33  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Fairfax
    Oak Valley Center
    Special Education School
    11230 Waples Mill Road, Ste. 100
    Fairfax , VA , 22030
    (703)591-1146
    Special Education School
    1.1  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  2-12

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