At the center of the Potomac experience are the relationships students cultivate and share with teachers, friends, administrators, and staff. We know it is the warm embrace of a good friend, the smile of a respected mentor, or a word of encouragement from a beloved teacher that sustains and energizes our students.
In the Crossroads
The Crossroads is the hub of student life at Potomac's Upper School. This time-lapse video shows students gathering for one of the School's many assemblies.
What is the life of the Upper School?
- 35+ clubs and activities offer something for everyone.
- 35 athletic teams compete in the Independent School League and the Mid-Atlantic Conference.
- 25% of Upper School students hold leadership positions.
- 16+ concerts, 3 full-scale theatrical productions and several art shows make for a thriving arts scene.
- 7 ongoing service learning projects and 12 special service learning events respond to local, national and global needs.
- An amazing robotics program.