Little Flower School

5601 Massachusetts Avenue
Bethesda, MD 20816
Tel: (301)320-3273
  • Little Flower School proclaims the Good News of Jesus Christ and teaches children to embrace the values of the Catholic Faith Community.
  • We strive to develop in our students a strong sense of self-worth as well as a genuine concern for others.
  • Children are taught to value themselves and all people as a reflection of God's love.
  • Building from a tradition of excellence established in 1953, Little Flower offers a flexible curriculum that addresses each child's spiritual, academic, social, and physical development.
  • Our professional staff, together with dedicated parents, strives to give children the highest quality education.
  • From Pre-Kindergarten to Grade Eight, Little Flower instills a sense of community, spiritual growth, and academic excellence.
  • Students are fully prepared for any of the wide variety of Catholic and public secondary schools they may choose to attend.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded1953
Awards Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2008

Student Body

Total Students269 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
22%
State avg.: 33%
Students by GradeLittle Flower School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
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