Good Beginnings School

11501 Sunrise Valley Drive,
Reston, VA, 20191-0201
Tel: (703)758-8811
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
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - Kindergarten
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 79 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 35%
State avg.: 24%

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
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 BalletDanceIndoor SoccerSoccerBalletDance,
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)
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