An Episcopal Day School | Preschool–Grade 5

Posts by GEDS

Welcome to SCIL: Grace’s very own Super Creator Imagination Lab!


“The environment is the third teacher” is something we often say as educators. It is a phrase from the Reggio Emilia approach to early childhood education (which informs our own emergent curriculum approach here at Grace). It means that, after a child’s family and his or her teachers, the physical space in which a child…

Read More

Teacher Feature: Mrs. Smith

music teacher

Welcome to our second installment of Teacher Feature, introducing our new staff members at Grace. Today we are featuring Mrs. Smith, our new music teacher! We were lucky enough to catch Mrs. Smith right after she returned from the Annual Professional Development Conference for the American Orff Schulwerk Association, where she was not only an…

Read More

Food Drive for Manna Food Center

girl food drive

The Student Council’s first initiative is a food drive to help needy families. We are collecting non-perishable food items for Manna Food Center, a well-respected organization that helps feed over 3,000 households a month in Montgomery County. Click here to check out the most needed foods on their website. Let’s live out the “service to…

Read More

Christmas Tree Lighting — Dec. 8 at 5:00 pm

Christmas Tree Lighting

Our annual Christmas Tree Lighting is Friday, December 8th from 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm. Please plan to join us for this festive evening ushering in the holiday season! Along with the lighting of our tree on Connecticut Avenue, we will have children’s crafts, music, a bake sale for charity, and a very special guest!…

Read More