Georgetown Day School

4530 Macarthur Blvd NW,
Washington, DC, 20007-0200
     Tel: (202)295-6200
Grades: PK - 12 | 1055 students
Georgetown Day School honors the integrity and worth of each individual within a diverse school community.
GDS is dedicated to providing a supportive educational atmosphere in which teachers challenge the intellectual, creative, and physical abilities of our students and foster strength of character and concern for others.
From the earliest grades, we encourage our students to wonder, to inquire, and to be self-reliant, laying the foundation for a lifelong love of learning.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1945

Student Body

Total Students 1055 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 39%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade Georgetown Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 140 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 20 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Informal for all community members)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 10
Yearly Tuition Cost $30,830
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $30,830 to $35,285.
% on Financial Aid 21%
Admissions Director Vincent W. Rowe, Jr.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Lab School Of Washington (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Lab School Of Washington (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Patrick S Episcopal Day School (0.6 miles away)
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  • WashingtonThe Lab School Of Washington
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    WashingtonDC20007
    (202)965-6600
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    0.6 mi | 192 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • WashingtonSt Patrick S Episcopal Day School
      (Episcopal)
    4700 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw
    WashingtonDC20007
    (202)342-2807
      (Episcopal)
    0.6 mi | 384 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WashingtonRiver School
    4880 Macarthur Blvd NW
    WashingtonDC20007
    (202)337-3554
    0.7 mi | 84 students | Gr. NS-3                      
  • WashingtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Our Lady Of Victory School
      (Roman Catholic)
    4755 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw
    WashingtonDC20007
    (202)337-1421
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    0.7 mi | 172 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • WashingtonHoly Trinity School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1325 36th St Nw
    WashingtonDC20007
    (202)337-2339
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.8 mi | 302 students | Gr. K-8                      

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3 weeks ago
Perfect for hot house little flowers who wish to perpetuate the inequities of life in America. Entitlement, expectation...most would benefit from working at a real job.
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