Little Flower School

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.

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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, 2017

Student Body

Total Students266 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
19%
State avg.: 32%
Students by Grade Little Flower School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Average Class Size25 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineFeb. 1 / rolling
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  • Bethesda
    Grades: NS-8 | 195 students
    2.1 miles
    7500 Pearl Street
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 654-5376
    2.1 NS-8
    195
  • Bethesda
    Landon School
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    All-boys
    Grades: 3-12 | 670 students
    2.2 miles
    6101 Wilson Lane
    Bethesda, MD 20817
    (301) 320-3200
    2.2 3-12
    670
  • Bethesda
    Grades: PK-8 | 463 students
    3.6 miles
    9525 Old Georgetown Road
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 530-1221
    3.6 PK-8
    463
  • Bethesda
    Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
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    All-girls (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-12 | 713 students
    3.2 miles
    9101 Rockville Pike
    Bethesda, MD 20814
    (301) 657-4322
    3.2 NS-12
    713
  • Bethesda
    Washington Waldorf School
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-12 | 263 students
    0.8 miles
    4800 Sangamore Road
    Bethesda, MD 20816
    (301) 229-6107
    0.8 PK-12
    263

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