Grades: PK-K | 127 students
The Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center (SEEC) offers a rich learning environment for children, parents, and teachers in our community and at the same time extends its innovative practices to professionals in schools and museums through an educational outreach program.
For those of us who enjoy learning new ideas through the wonders of museums, SEEC is an exciting experience.
The mission of the Smithsonian Early Enrichment Center is two-fold: to provide a high-quality educational program for young children, and to advance educational opportunities for all children by sharing SEEC's expertise on a national level, thereby furthering the education mandate of the Smithsonian Institution.
SEEC's educational philosophy encourages respect for the child and recognizes the unique nature of the individual.
Hands-on exploration and discovery, both in the classroom and the museum, offer a chance to construct knowledge from personal experience.
Through the comprehensive collections housed in the Washington community, children develop an understanding of the diversity of the world.
|School Type||Early Childhood / Day Care|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten|
|Total Students||127 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
|% Students of Color||
State avg.: 50%
|Students by Grade|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||6 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||21:1
National avg.: 13:1
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||Mar. 1|
- School Location Miles Grades Students
WashingtonGrades: PK-KG | 43 students
5608 Broad Branch Rd Nw
Washington, DC 20015
WashingtonGrades: NS-1 | 57 students
5312 Connecticut Avenue NW
Washington, DC 20015
HerndonGrades: PK-8 | 581 students
13625 Eds Dr
Herndon, VA 20171
WashingtonGrades: NS-6 | 163 students
2700 27th Street, Nw
Washington, DC 20008
WashingtonGrades: PK-K | 25 students
1556 Wisconsin Avenue N.w
Washington, DC 20007