Elementary School & Child Care in Annandale, Virginia

Kenwood School was established as a private elementary school in 1956 and has been helping children maximize their full potential ever since. Featuring a tenured staff, small classes, and personalized attention, Kenwood School gives your child the edge they need to succeed.

Kindergarten through 6th Grade

Our extensive curriculum surpasses that of Fairfax County's and includes everything from reading, math, and science to computers, music, and athletics. We host a number of special events throughout the year, including our much-loved Invention Convention and Fall Festival.

The elementary school itself features cozy classrooms and a spacious playground for your child to learn and grow. We also provide hot lunches and snacks. To enroll your child at our private school, call us today.

Before & After School Child Care

Our extensive before and after school child care program is a big help for working parents. While classes run from 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., child care is available from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m. We offer homework assistance, study time, and outdoor play, as well as special soccer and karate classes.
Advantages of Kindergarten at Kenwood School
 
  • School-owned transportation
  • On-site gym for indoor excercise
  • Integration of reading, writing, oral language, phonics, science, social studies, spelling and math
  • Centrally located – minutes from downtown and major highways
  • Extracurricular classes in Computers, Music, Gym and Spanish
  • Manners and strong social skills are developed in everyday interactions
  • Time and ability to do supplemental activities
  • Comforting home-like learning environment
  • Independence encouraged and fostered
  • focus on building self-confidence, teamwork and problem solving skills
  • School-wide educational events such as Invention Conventions and Science Fairs
  • Science Fairs – Display boards provided
  • Annual Fall Festival
  • Hot catered lunch and snacks provided
  • Standardized testing twice a year to evaluate school ability and achievement; no SOL's
  • Daily interactions with your child's teacher
 
  • Small class sizes – allows one-on-one instruction with the teacher
  • Students receive take-home readers every week to review letter sounds and high frequency words with parents
  • Completed Reading and Phonics workbook pages are sent home daily, making it easy for parents to stay informed on what their child is learning
  • Creative learning environment
  • Before & after school care
  • Flexibility
  • Individual attention from teachers
  • Follows and exceeds Fairfax County curriculum
  • Spacious Playground
  • Experienced and friendly teachers
  • Daily indoor/outdoor free play
  • Each classroom has its own TV/DVD player for educational videos
  • Variety of educational field trips throughout the year
  • Children are able to excel at their own pace
  • Instruction can be easily adapted for those that are able to work above the kindergarten reading level
 
 
Contact us in Annandale, Virginia, to learn more about our private elementary school, before and after school child care, holiday and Summer Camps.