Independent Education

Using a range of educational approaches and strategies, Independent Education’s 75+ member schools educate 33,000 students from early childhood through high school, offering families in the greater Washington, DC area a rich mix of educational options. We welcome new members from throughout the national capital region.

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April
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Tuesday
14
Apr
Emerging Lower School Leaders Institute Session V

When: April 14, 2015
Where: Green Acres School, 11701 Danville Drive, Rockville, MD

The fifth of a nine-session leadership program focused on developing lower-school teacher-leaders.

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Wednesday
15
Apr
Spring Breakfast Roundtables I

When: April 15, 2015
Where: National Presbyterian School, 4121 Nebraska Avenue, NW, Washington, DC

Informal networking program bringing together school administrators to share insights about their respective roles in independent schools.

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Wednesday
15
Apr
Emerging Upper School Leaders Institute Session VI

When: April 15, 2015
Where: The Lab School of Washington, 4759 Reservoir Road, NW, Washington, DC

The sixth of a nine-session program designed to assist teachers in their exploration of upper school leadership through a cohort model, talks by a team of experienced teachers, and school shadow visits.

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Multilingualism

US News & World Report Features Editorial by WIS Head of School Clayton Lewis
March 13, 2015

“American students are making a mistake by opting out of foreign language courses.”

Patricia Culbreth

Grace Episcopal School Announces Next Head of School
March 3, 2015

The Board of Trustees of Grace Episcopal School announces the appointment of Patricia Culbreth to be the Head, effective July 2015.

Students for Sustainability Conference (S4S)

St. Stephen’s & St. Agnes School Hosts Students for Sustainability Conference
February 20, 2015

The school welcomed 250 students from 11 middle schools, all working to make their schools a “greener” place.

Jose Andres at The Woods Academy

The Woods Academy Unveils New Science & Food Curriculum
February 20, 2015

The curriculum, written in consultation with Chef José Andrés, will be integrated school-wide beginning this spring.

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March
Date Band / Artist Tickets
Tuesday
31
Mar
Parent Tours at Capitol Hill Day School

When: March 31, 2015
Where: Capitol Hill Day School, 210 South Carolina Avenue, SE, Washington, DC

Weekly Prospective Parent tours, every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning March 31, 2015 through June 4.

For more information, contact Sara Catherine Corbett by email or phone (202) 386-9920.

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April
Date Band / Artist Tickets
Thursday
2
Apr
Parent Tours at Capitol Hill Day School

When: April 2, 2015
Where: Capitol Hill Day School, 210 South Carolina Avenue, SE, Washington, DC

Weekly Prospective Parent tours, every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning March 31, 2015 through June 4.

For more information, contact Sara Catherine Corbett by email or phone (202) 386-9920.

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Saturday
4
Apr
Washington Waldorf School Observation Morning for Parents

When: April 4, 2015
Where: Washington Waldorf School, 4800 Sangamore Road, Bethesda, MD

Closed
Tuesday
7
Apr
Parent Tours at Capitol Hill Day School

When: April 7, 2015
Where: Capitol Hill Day School, 210 South Carolina Avenue, SE, Washington, DC

Weekly Prospective Parent tours, every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning March 31, 2015 through June 4.

For more information, contact Sara Catherine Corbett by email or phone (202) 386-9920.

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Tuesday
14
Apr
Parent Tours at Capitol Hill Day School

When: April 14, 2015
Where: Capitol Hill Day School, 210 South Carolina Avenue, SE, Washington, DC

Weekly Prospective Parent tours, every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning March 31, 2015 through June 4.

For more information, contact Sara Catherine Corbett by email or phone (202) 386-9920.

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Saturday
18
Apr
Christ Episcopal School Open House

When: April 18, 2015
Where: Christ Episcopal School, 22 W. Jefferson Street, Rockville, MD

Closed
Tuesday
21
Apr
The Washington School for Girls Open House

When: April 21, 2015
Where: The Washington School for Girls, 1901 Mississippi Avenue, SE, Washington, DC

Closed
Tuesday
21
Apr
Parent Tours at Capitol Hill Day School

When: April 21, 2015
Where: Capitol Hill Day School, 210 South Carolina Avenue, SE, Washington, DC

Weekly Prospective Parent tours, every Tuesday and Thursday, beginning March 31, 2015 through June 4.

For more information, contact Sara Catherine Corbett by email or phone (202) 386-9920.

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Thursday
23
Apr
The Kingsbury Day School Open House

When: April 23, 2015
Where: The Kingsbury Day School, 5000 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC

Closed

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