St. Peter School, Capitol Hill offers a pre-kindergarten through eighth grade program with a student body averaging 220, one class per grade. Our objective is to meet the needs of all students and to allow each child to reach his or her maximum potential. We have cultivated a dedicated faculty & staff who are professional and caring in spirit. Approximately 80 percent of our administration and faculty members hold an advanced degree and we are constantly perfecting our craft through on-site professional development, conferences, workshops, and graduate coursework. We also have three resource instructors who work with small, differentiated learning groups in the classroom, and a licensed school nurse and school counselor on staff.
Our well-rounded curriculum, based on Archdiocese of Washington standards, includes reading, language arts, mathematics, social studies, and science. Students also participate in foreign language, art, music, physical education, health & wellness, and mindfulness. We provide our students with daily access to state of the art technology and multimedia classrooms; technology is integrated across the curriculum
Our middle school shares a vision of high expectations and performance with proven results. Our graduates have set a tradition of acceptance to the high schools of their choice. Among others, these include, Georgetown Visitation Preparatory School, Gonzaga College High School, Elizabeth Seton High School, DeMatha Catholic High School, The Academy of the Holy Cross, St. John’s College High School, Bishop O’Connell High School, Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart, National Cathedral School, and The School Without Walls.
PK - 8th Grade
Years Established: 1868
Tuition: $11,500 - $14,500
Who you serve:
Catholic, Co-ed, Elementary, Middle School
St. Peter School ¡s a family of learners serving the Capitol Hill
parishes and community. The children are provided with an
education that ¡s founded on love of God and service to others,
characterized by Catholic values and academic excellence, and
dedicated to addressing each child’s unique talents and abilities.