Gaithersburg Presbyterian Preschool & Kdgn

Classes offered for: 3 year olds, (2 or 3 days per week, 21/2or4 hours) 4 year old Pre-Kindergarteners (3 or 4 days, 21/2 or4hours) Olders:3s Plus, (older 3s/young 4s) 3afternoons per week,21/2 hours, Pre-Kindergarten Plus,(older 4s/young 5s), 5afternoonsper week, 2 1/2 hours)Kindergarteners (5 year olds) for5 mornings,9 a.m. to1 p.m.Optional Enrichment Program extendsclass times withextracurriculum.
State Approved Kindergarten program, Christian Education.  Peanut/butter and Nut Free School.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
Religious AffiliationPresbyterian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-Kindergarten
Year Founded1976

Student Body

Total Students106 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Gaithersburg Presbyterian Preschool & Kdgn Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size14 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(play clothes)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesVisit our website at for current tuition rates, class choices and forms
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorCathy Fantacci

School Notes

  • Check website for details, pictures of the school,registration&medical forms, philosophy and rates, orcallschooloffice @ 301-977-5787. We welcome parent visits,byappointment,during the school year and over the summer.
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