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A Coeducational School | Early Learners to Third Grade

What Makes Beauvoir Special

List of 3 items.

  • 100%

    Focused on Early
    Childhood Education
  • 17,000

    Books in
    Our Library
  • 46%

    Racially and Ethnically

School News

List of 3 news stories.

  • Beauvoir Governing Board Welcomes New Trustees

    Washington, D.C—Head of School Cindi Gibbs-Wilborn and Governing Board Chair Alice Leiter ’89 welcome the following new trustees to Beauvoir’s Board: Thayer BaineNoah Mehrkam, and William Washington III. Also new to the Board in 2022-2023 is Parents Association President Erik van der Merwe. To view the full release, please click here.
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  • Remembering Dr. Madeleine K. Albright

    We are deeply saddened by the passing of Dr. Madeleine Albright—human rights advocate, U.S. Ambassador to the U.N., and the first woman Secretary of State. Beauvoir also knew her as a dedicated parent, grandparent, and governing board chair. Our hearts and prayers are with her family.
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  • Beauvoir's Elizabeth Eastwick Named The Lab School's Head of Lower School

    Elizabeth Eastwick, Third Grade Partner Teacher at Beauvoir the National Cathedral Elementary School, has accepted a position as Head of Lower School at The Lab School of Washington effective July 1, 2022.
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List of 10 events.

  • Aug

    All Faculty & Staff Welcome Back Orientation Week

  • Aug

    First Day of ELC

  • Sep

    Close-Wide Cathedral Service

  • Sep

    ELC-Late Start

  • Sep

    Offices Closed; ELC Closed

  • Sep

    Labor Day

  • Sep

    Meet Your Teachers/Welcome Back to School (Pre-K-3)

  • Sep

    First Day of School - Hopes and Dreams Conferences - early dismissal

  • Sep

    Parents Association Breakfast

  • Sep

    Community Meeting - Spirit Day (all)

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3500 Woodley Road, NW
Washington, DC 20016
Tel: (202) 537-6485
Fax: (202) 537-6512

Our Mission

At Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School, we provide an extraordinary early childhood education in a diverse community that values every individual. Beauvoir’s program encourages creative, courageous learners and builds an enduring foundation for a lifelong spirit of inquiry and joy in learning.
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