Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School

  • Georgetown Visitation, founded in 1799, is a college preparatory school dedicated to the education of young women from a variety of backgrounds.
  • We are a faith-centered community which is focused on educational excellence and is rooted in the Roman Catholic faith and Salesian tradition.
  • Our mission is to empower our students to meet the demands and challenges of a rapidly changing and morally complex world.
  • Enriching co-curricular and Christian service programs complement the academic and spiritual life of the school and encourage our students to develop into intellectually mature and morally responsible women of faith, vision and purpose.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Year Founded1799

Student Body

Total Students492 students
Student Body TypeAll-girls
Students by Grade Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses17 courses
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineDec. 6
Yearly Tuition Cost$31,200
% on Financial Aid
33%

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBasketball, Crew, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballCrew,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
SoccerSoftball,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Winter Track

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  • Washington
    National Cathedral School
    All-girls (Episcopal)
    Grades: 4-12 | 595 students
    1.5 miles
    3612 Woodley Road NW
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)537-6300
    1.5 4-12
    595
  • Washington
    Grades: NS-12 | 1050 students
    3 miles
    4200 Davenport Street, NW
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)274-3200
    3 NS-12
    1050
  • Washington
    Grades: PK-12 | 1153 students
    2.1 miles
    3825 Wisconsin Ave NW
    Washington, DC 20016
    (202)537-8100
    2.1 PK-12
    1153
  • Washington
    Grades: 9-12 | 500 students
    4.2 miles
    4300 Harewood Rd Ne
    Washington, DC 20017
    (202)529-0200
    4.2 9-12
    500
  • Bethesda
    Grades: 3-12 | 664 students
    7 miles
    7303 River Road
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301)365-5300
    7 3-12
    664

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