The Primary Day School in Bethesda, Maryland, is a school for boys and girls from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 2. We are the only school in the area that focuses exclusively on children in this unique age group, and we do so for a very important reason. These are the most crucial learning years in children’s lives, a time when they are bursting with potential, ready for quantum leaps of development. At Primary Day, everything we do focuses on helping young children flourish—as learners and as people—during this vitally important time of life.
PK - Grade 2
Years Established: 1944
Tuition: $21,500 - $27,500
Who you serve:
Co-ed, Elementary, Preschool
The Primary Day School, a demonstration school for the Phonovisual Method, is a nondenominational, diverse, coeducational, independent school for children in Pre-Kindergarten through Second Grade. The school’s warm and supportive atmosphere encourages the development of students intellectually, morally, physically and emotionally, according to each child’s gifts and talents.
The faculty and staff of The Primary Day School are dedicated to the principle that success in mastering skills in the primary grades fosters confidence, builds security, encourages independence and creates a positive pattern for the child’s future. The school’s task is to nurture a love of learning in our students. As the children become proficient with the core subjects, they experience pride in their daily accomplishments. Efficient and organized work habits are cultivated for productive, enthusiastic learning. When the educational journey begins with a solid foundation, we believe a good end is assured.
- Address: 7300 River Road, Bethesda, MD, 20817-0208
- Zip Code: 20817
- Phone: 301-365-4355
- Website: http://www.theprimarydayschool.org/