Academy Primary School|Private School-Prek,Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd Grades|301 424-9475

Academy Primary School (Infants – Preschool, Prekindergarten, Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten-2nd grades)

girl reading10107 Darnestown Rd
Rockville, Maryland 20850
Phone: (301) 424-9475
Fax: (301) 424-9524

Head of School Megan McHale
Assistant Head of School Rita Verona


For information call 301.424.9475
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 We are pleased that you are considering Academy to meet your family’s educational goals. Academy is the best choice if you are a professional working family who values high academic standards and also needs licensed before and after school enrichment opportunities. Academy provides a challenging academic program in a small instructional setting. Students develop strong independent skills with a zest for lifelong learning via experienced staff, community service learning activities and a curriculum that focuses on the development of the “total child”. Contact us today to schedule a tour!

Infants-Preschool, Prekindergarten, Transitional Kindergarten, Kindergarten-2nd grades

  • Full year program 7 am – 6:30 pm
  • School day program 9 am – 3:30 pm

School year program follows the MCPS calendar.Drawing

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Established as Academy Child Development Center, Inc. in 1981 as a 501c. (3) not for profit educational corporation by Marilyn Fleetwood.

Grades: Preschool – 2nd Grades

Average Class Size: 18-20 children

Teacher-Student Ratio is 1-10 for Preschool-Second Grades, 1-6 for two-year-olds, 1-3 for infants and toddlers: 1 to 12

Curriculum:  MSDE Approved Preschool-Transitional Kindergarten
The Investigators Club. Core Knowledge Sequence for Transitional K-2nd grades and Creative Curriculum for Infants/Toddlers/Twos.

Accreditation: Academy Primary School and Child Development Center at Academy Hills is accredited by MSDE.

Before and After Care is licensed by MSDE Office of Child Care.

Summer-sessions available for School-age students.

 If you choose Academy Primary School and Child Development Center at Academy Hills Campus your family will:

  • Be able to stay for eight years in one location (Infants – 2nd grades)
  • Experience leadership of two administrators who are actively involved in all programs – infants through primary school
  • Participate in and become part of our PTeX committee who are very active within the school and community
  • Use challenging curriculum allowing for succession of skills from infants through 2nd grade with individualized teaching and good supplemental resources
  • Interact with dedicated staff who receive continued training

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