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


PTO Family Fun Day 2019

By GEDS / September 20, 2019

Please join Grace Episcopal Day School for a fall festival this Saturday, September 21st from 10:00 am-2:00 pm. There is so much fun planned — as you arrive, you will see a police car, a small piece of construction equipment and perhaps a firetruck and/or ambulance. These are available for children to explore, at no…

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4th Annual Pep Rally for Grace is Oct. 18

By GEDS / September 19, 2019

The best party of the year is only one month away! Reconnect with old friends and make new ones at the 4th annual Pep Rally for Grace.  This special event is open to every adult in the Grace community, parents, alumni (over 21), alumni parents, grandparents, and friends. Come one, come all, and be reminded…

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Back to School Night 2019

By GEDS / September 16, 2019

Please plan to join us for this very important evening. Specialists will be set up in the MPR to discuss their programs. Parents visit their child’s homeroom to learn more about our curriculum and goals. BTSN is for parents/adults only. Childcare is available for Grace students or siblings (toilet-trained, please) between the ages of 3-11…

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chaplain's corner

Chaplain’s Corner, September 2019

By GEDS / September 11, 2019

Chapel got off to a great start today for both our older and younger children. We are so lucky to have “Nana Susan” as our Chaplain. Here is her message about Chapels for this year: The theme for our first Chapels was, appropriately, “What Is Chapel?”  The short answer is that Chapel is a special…

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gryphon announcement

Introducing . . . Gray Gryph!

By GEDS / September 3, 2019

We are delighted to announce the arrival of our new Grace Gryphon! After a lively vote both in-school and on social media, our Gryphon’s full name is . . . Gray Gryph. Don’t forget to follow us on social media to learn more about Gray’s adventures! Instagram: #gracegryphons Facebook: @gracegryphons Twitter: JenDanish@gracegryphons

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Fall ACE flyer

Fall 2019 ACE Programs Open for Registration

By GEDS / September 3, 2019

After School Enrichment (ACE) programs are now open for registration. ACE programs are open to all students of Grace from Preschool to Grade 5. We are excited to be offering online enrollment (via Google Forms) this year. We encourage you to register soon as classes can fill quickly. Please follow the link to see what…

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teacher and students

End of Summer Thoughts from our Head of School

By GEDS / August 27, 2019

It is August and that means I am filled with anticipation for the return of our students and faculty. I’ve had some realizations this summer with the longer days and some openness in the daily schedule. One of my biggest is that I truly miss the day to day presence of our Grace community when…

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student selling ties

Grace alumnus Nevan Brundage (2017) recognized for his service

By GEDS / August 6, 2019

Grace alumnus Nevan Brundage (Class of 2017), now a student at St. Anselm’s Abbey School, was recently featured by the Homeless Children’s Playtime Project in an article about young philanthrophists. Read the article and learn more about Nevan’s efforts, small business and Etsy store, and the Homeless Children’s Playtime Project (which Grace supports in our…

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Graduation 2019

By GEDS / June 14, 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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field day

Grade 5 Chapel Prayers

By GEDS / May 30, 2019

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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