St Patrick S Episcopal Day School

4700 Whitehaven Pkwy Nw,
Washington, DC, 20007-0200
     Tel: (202)342-2807
Grades: PK - 8 | 384 students
A coeducational parish SCHOOL serving 485 students in Nursery to Grade 8, ST.
PATRICK'S EPISCOPAL DAY balances tradition and innovation in an educational program emphasizing acquisition of essential skills, integration of disciplines, and active learning.
It seeks to educate young people who will grow in intellectual and academic competence, personal integrity, openness to change, commitment to service, and confident and ethical involvement in the world.
On two campuses, facilities include science labs, libraries, art studios, music rooms, a gymnasium, three play parks, and a playing field.
After-SCHOOL, sports, extended DAY, and summer programs are offered.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
Other religious school association(s)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Religious Affiliation Episcopal
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Year Founded 1956

Student Body

Total Students 384 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 50%
Students by Grade St Patrick S Episcopal Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 54%
Average Class Size 17 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 29
% on Financial Aid 17%
Average Financial Aid Grant $16,500
Admissions Director Jennifer S. Danish
Admissions Associate Xiomara Hall


Total Sports Offered 4 sports
Sports Basketball, Lacrosse, Soccer, Track and FieldBasketballLacrosse,
SoccerTrack and Field,

School Notes:

 Parent Visit Nursery/PK—weekly beginning in October Kindergarten - Grade 8—daily by appointment  Student Visit Nursery, PK, Kindergarten—play dates beginning in January Grades 1 – 8—visit in current grade class  Open House (Optional) November 11, 2009 and January 13, 2010 4700 Whitehaven Parkway, NW – 9–11 a.m.  Application Deadline: January 29 , 2010(December 4, 2009—siblings of current students, siblings and children of alumni, children of faculty and staff, and children of active St. Patrick's Episcopal Church parishioners through Kindergarten)  Admission Testing Nursery/PK—no standardized testing required Kindergarten – Grade 1—WPPSI-III Grades 2 – 5—WISC-IV Grades 6 – 8—SSAT or ISEE Deadline: February 6, 2010 (December 4, 2009—siblings of current students, siblings and children of alumni, children of faculty and staff, and children of active St. Patrick's Episcopal Church parishioners through Kindergarten)  Transcript Grades 2 – 8 students only Deadline: February 6, 2010  Teacher Recommendation Nursery – Grade 6—one recommendation sent directly to St. Patrick's Grades 7 – 8—two recommendations (English, math teachers, if different)—sent directly to St. Patrick's Deadline: February 6, 2010 (December 4, 2009—siblings of current students, siblings and children of alumni, children of faculty and staff, and children of active St. Patrick's Episcopal Church parishioners through Kindergarten)  Decision letters Letters will be mailed on March 5, 2010

Profile last updated: 09/02/2014

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