An Episcopal Day School | Preschool–Grade 5
An Episcopal Day School | Preschool–Grade 5 in Kensington, Maryland

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Graduation 2019


Friday, June 7 was a truly “bright and beautiful” morning as we celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2019. We welcomed classmates, parents, siblings, grandparents, cousins, aunts, uncles, friends, and more to Grace Episcopal Church to mark the end of our graduates’ time at Grace and to inspire them in their journey forward. Thoughtful…

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Grade 5 Chapel Prayers

field day

The end of the school year brings many wonderful events, but one of the most moving is our final chapel. During this time, Grade 5 students share prayers that they have written about Grace and their experiences here. It’s especially wonderful to hear about Grace from the student perspective. Please enjoy! Dear Lord . .…

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Thank you Ms. Rutledge: Field Day / Games Day 2019 Photos

Field Day 2019 on May 24 was a sunny, joyous, and bittersweet day. We had gorgeous weather for a day full of warm-up yoga, friendly competition, water play, games, and outdoor fun of all kinds. It was also a chance to say thank you and farewell to Ms. Angie Rutledge, who is moving to be…

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Through the Stars, Around the Moon: Spring Musical Photos

kids performing

This year’s spring musical, “Through the Stars, Around the Moon,” was a journey through the wonders of the night sky. The performance on May 16 took a different shape from musicals in the past. Following the model of our Orff Schulwerk curriculum and musical learning, all students in Grades 1-5 collaborated to create nearly all…

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Awards Chapel 2019


On May 22, we celebrated exemplary Grace students at our annual Awards Chapel. We had the pleasure of awarding The Drew Nealley Walkers’ Club Award, The Theolyn Wilson Music Award, and The Daniel Benner Memorial Award. The Drew Nealley Walkers’ Club Award: Drew Nealley was an athletic, artistic and awesome first grade student at Grace.…

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Graduation 2019 Speaker and Logistics

Congresman Jamie Raskin

Graduation 2019 Speaker Annoucement: We are delighted to welcome Congressman Jamie Raskin to be this year’s Grace graduation speaker. Congressman Jamie Raskin represents Maryland’s 8th Congressional District in the U.S. House of Representatives, including Montgomery, Carroll, and Frederick Counties. He was sworn into his second term at the start of the 116th Congress on January…

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