Using a range of educational approaches and strategies, the 77 member schools of AISGW educate nearly 30,000 students from early childhood through high school, offering families in the greater Washington, DC area a rich mix of educational options. We welcome new members from throughout the national capital region.

The Flint Hill School Team

Flint Hill School Outperforms Harvard, Cornell at International Collegiate Drone Competition
June 20, 2018

Flint Hill’s aerial robotics team won second place overall and best overall high school during the 2018 drone competition sponsored by the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International.

Mike Grimes

Potomac School Student Wins $10,000 Scholarship
May 22, 2018

Junior Achievement of Greater Washington recently announced the winners of its 2017 Junior Achievement Essay Competition. Potomac School senior Mike Grimes was selected as the second-place winner in Virginia.

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Grace Episcopal School Celebrates Earth Day
April 27, 2018

Grace Episcopal School students were busy on Friday, April 20th enhancing their school campus and the church grounds in celebration of Earth Day.

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Chesapeake Bay Foundation Environmental Leadership for Independent School Leaders

When: July 16, 2018 9:00 am
Where: Smith Island Education Center, 21149 Marshall Street, Tylerton, MD

In partnership with the Chesapeake Bay Foundation, AIMS, VAIS, and the Gunston School, and back for a third year, this is a three-day opportunity for networking, sharing ideas, and immersion in the field of environmental education and leadership across the Chesapeake Bay watershed region.

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Fall Trustees Workshop

When: October 2, 2018 4:30 pm
Where: Washington Episcopal School, 5600 Little Falls Parkway, Bethesda, MD

As AISGW embarks on a year of Embracing Change, save the date and mark your calendars for this signature program for AISGW school heads and trustees.

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AISGW Annual Fall Dinner

When: October 18, 2018 5:30 pm
Where: National Cathedral School, Mount Saint Alban, Washington, DC

Join your AISGW colleagues for this annual festive gathering featuring a cocktail hour, catered dinner, and the opportunity to converse and connect with fellow independent school administrators.

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Annual Heads' Retreat

When: November 15, 2018 9:00 am
Where: Salamander Spa & Resort, 500 North Pendleton Street, Middleburg, VA

“The Challenge of Change”

Annual Heads’ Retreat at Salamander Resort and Spa in Middleburg, Virginia

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