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PK-8|Private
590 students
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School leader:  Ken Nysmith
13625 Eds Dr
Herndon, VA 20171

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(703) 713-3332
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"Our Program is known for it's fun, diversified academics for curious children"

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    World languages, Humanities, Mathematics, Music, Science...
  • Arts
    Computer animation, Graphics, Video and film production...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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80 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · February 03, 2015
I agree, not every school is for every child, and I truthfully wish for every parent to find the right school for their child. Thankfully, Nysmith has been perfect for my child. After lots of research, visiting prestigious private schools, talking... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 21, 2014
We have been at Nysmith for 5 years now and have had a terrific experience. I definitely do not agree with some of the negative statements below. Nysmith is by far the best elementary school in all of northern virginia. I have toured most of them.... more

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Submitted by a parent · August 01, 2013
As anyone looking at these reviews can tell, the vast majority of people have rated the school five stars, while some have had bad experiences and rated it one star (with very few reviews in between). While I don't doubt the experiences of the... more

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Submitted by a parent · December 13, 2012
Love Love Love this school! My daughter started in public school and was soooo unhappy I pulled her after only two months. She was bored and had no academic challenges. She has been at Nysmith for two months now and she can't wait to go to... more

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About this school

At Nysmith, we minimize the repetition, both at school and at home. We work hard to make school fun. Our daily program includes daily diversified reading and math, science, technology, logic, and much more. We change classes beginning at kindergarten so we are able to have teachers who love math, teaching math.

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Last modified: February 3, 2015
Last modified Nysmith School for the Gifted is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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