A small private, however diverse academically sound faith-based school that caters to low-income families to give each scholar a chance at a curriculum that can produce a well-rounded scholar and productive citizen.
We are interested in the well-being of the whole family, not just the scholar.
It will take each individual part of a family dynamic and school staff to function as whole to create a safe, helpful and thriving academic environment.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 39 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,800
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1984

Student Body

Total Students
39 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
95%
State avg.: 48%
Students by Grade
The Preparatory School Of DC Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
4:1
National avg.: 13:1
List of Courses Offered
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Dress shirts, slacks, and dress shoes)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
K-5 $10,800 6th-8th 11,800
Admissions Director
Ms. Anderson

School Notes

  • - Small classroom size
  • - Lesson plans cater to all learning styles
  • - One-on-one turtoring 
  • - Academic acceleration or deceleration of grade level instruction within classroom
  • - Family-oriented atmosphere
  • - Title I One Offered
  • - COVID Virtual Learning Equipped
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 39 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $10,800
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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