Pinecrest School is an award-winning progressive private school in Fairfax County, Virginia, serving ages 3-12 in preschool and kindergarten through sixth grade. We offer full-day kindergarten through grade 6, as well as half-day preschool for 3- and 4-year olds. Our progressive educational curricula and bright, modern facilities combine with a warm and nurturing social and emotional environment to start our students on the path to a lifelong love of learning. Pinecrest School is fully accredited and has been recognized with many local honors over the years. And Pinecrest’s reasonable tuition fees make us one of the most accessible private schools in Northern Virginia.
Pinecrest is small by design; the maximum class size is fifteen students. Our progressive educational curriculum features hands-on academics emphasizing critical-thinking skills. K-6 students also have the following enrichment classes: STEAM and PE four times a week; coding and music once a week. Preschool-sixth grade students participate in regular mindfulness exercises to learn to relax their bodies and focus their minds. Field trips and special in-house presentations are a valued part of the curriculum. Pinecrest offers extended day care from 7:30 a.m.-6 p.m. We also offer summer, spring and winter camps for children aged 4-12. Pinecrest is proud to be accredited by AdvancED/SACS CASI. We are conveniently located in Northern Virginia inside the Beltway in Annandale.