Good Beginnings School

11501 Sunrise Valley Drive
Reston, VA 20191-0201
     Tel: (703)758-8811
        
   
Grades: NS - K | 53 students
previous
Work time in our Kindergarten class.
next
Featured School
Work time in our Kindergarten class.
Accredited with the National Private School Accreditation Alliance since 2001, we offer a structured, traditionally academic learning program facilitated by seasoned, college-degree teachers in a warm, caring, and energetic environment.

School Overview

School Type Early Childhood / Day Care
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Independent Private Schools Association
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 53 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade Good Beginnings School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 4:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 16 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $11,800
Acceptance Rate 100%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Carmen McMahon

Sports

Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Ballet, Dance, Indoor Soccer, SoccerBalletDance,
Indoor SoccerSoccer,

School Notes:

  • Zaner-Bloser, SRA math and reading series, Plaid Phonics, Scholastic's readers, science, and geography programs provide the core curriculum for our Junior Kindergarten and Kindergarten classes.
  • For our preschool classes, we utilize a teacher-designed curriculum and program based on age and skill comprised of the Prentice-Hall Center for Applied Research Preschool Curriculum, Warren Publishing House Theme-A-Saurus, Newbridge Educational Publishing beginning math series, The Education Center, Teacher Created Materials, Inc. for letter sounds, vowel and consonant introduction and Bob Books for reading.
  • In addition to our academic programs, we offer art, music, dance, and physical fitness. Students four years and older also participate in field trips that are uniquely appropriate and qualitatively diverse.
  • For parents' convenience, we also offer many extracurricular activities such as: private piano lessons, soccer, yoga, ballet, hip hop, and karate.
  • We welcome all students and families who desire a sound learning environment and who share our core values in education.

Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Hill Christian School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Hill Christian School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oak Hill Christian School (0.5 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RestonOak Hill Christian School
      (Christian)
    11480 Sunset Hills Rd
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)796-6887
      (Christian)
    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • RestonOasis School
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    11480 Sunset Hills Road
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)338-3307
    Special Program Emphasis  (Non-sectarian)
    0.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 1-9                      
  • RestonReston Montessori School
    Montessori School
    1928 Isaac Newton Sq W
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)481-2922
    Montessori School
    0.7 mi | 212 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • RestonReston Children's Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    11825 Olde Crafts Dr
    RestonVA 20191
    (703)476-8150
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    0.7 mi | 330 students | Gr. NS-K                      
  • RestonAcademy Of Christian Education
      (Christian)
    1808a Michael Faraday Ct
    RestonVA 20190
    (703)471-2132
      (Christian)
    0.7 mi | 181 students | Gr. PK-2                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?          Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
So Many Choices
So Many Choices
When it comes to choosing a private school, there are so many choices to consider that the project can be a huge challenge to most of us. We offer some help and advice to help you get started.
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Making the Financial Aid Process Work for You
Do you need financial aid? Not sure? Confused by how financial aid works? Here are some answers.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student first name:
Student last name:
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Phone:
City:
State:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Fairfax County, VA is $11,444 for elementary schools and $18,863 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfax County, VA is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos