An independent K-12 school on a beautiful wooded campus, 3 miles from Washington, DC

Thank you for your interest in The Potomac School!

The Admission cycle for the 2020-21 school year has concluded and we are fully enrolled for the fall.

We will begin the 2021-22 school year Admission cycle at the end of August. Please check back in late August to learn more about Potomac!

2019-20 Tours

Tours are offered in the mornings mid-September through mid-January. Specific dates are listed in Ravenna, a web-based application that we use to manage the application process. To schedule a tour and/or an information session, please create a Ravenna account

2019 Information Sessions

Intermediate School Information Session (Grades 7 - 8)
December 12, 2019

Lower School Information Session (Grades K - 3)
December 3, 2019

Middle School Information Session (Grades 4 - 6)
December 5, 2019

Upper School Information Sessions (Grades 9 - 12)
October 23 and November 21, 2019

2019 Open Houses

All School Open House

Please join us for our All School Open House for students and families interested in grades K - 12
Sunday, October 27, 2019, 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Come meet faculty, parents, and students and learn about our distinctive programs.

No RSVP required. Click here for more information.

Special Speaker for Parents of Children Ages Three to Eight

Thursday, October 17, 6:00 - 7:30 pm.  Click here for more information

A Walk in the Woods

Please join us for a Walk in the Woods for students and families interested in grades K - 6
Saturday, November 9, 2019, 10:00 - 11:00 am. Enjoy a nature walk on Potomac's beautiful trails. 

Arts Open House

If you would like to learn more about our Arts programs, please join us for our Arts Open House
(Grades 7 - 11)
Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 6 - 7:00 pm and stay for our Upper School Fall Concert when the program concludes.

Athletics Open House

If you would like to learn more about the Athletics programs please join us for our Athletic Open House (Grades 7 - 11)
Friday, December 6, 2019, 7 - 8:30 pm. Come early and see our girls in action at 6:00 pm or stay late and cheer on our boys basketball team - game begins at 7:30 pm.

No RSVP required.