This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience on our website. By continuing to use this website, you consent to our use of these cookies.
A Coeducational School | Early Learners to Third Grade

Welcome to Our Virtual Admissions Office!

Dear Parents and Guardians,

Thank you for your interest in Beauvoir, a school that provides an extraordinary learning environment solely dedicated to educating the young child.  Beauvoir is committed to enrolling children in pre-kindergarten through third grade from a wide variety of family structures, as well as ethnic, racial, cultural, religious, and socioeconomic backgrounds.
Our virtual admissions process for the 2020-2021 school year will provide families with numerous avenues to learn about Beauvoir and connect with our community.  Beginning in September, you will have the opportunity to register for many virtual events, including Open Houses, information sessions, tours, and personalized meetings/phone calls.  We can't wait to meet you! 
Get to know us by exploring Beauvoir's blog, website, Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter, and discover how Beauvoir instills a lifelong love of learning in every child.  We look forward to getting to know you and your family.  If you have any questions, we would be delighted to answer them.


Margaret Hartigan
Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

Hear From Our Students!

Collaborative Partners

These organizations offer valuable information for families considering independent schools:

Meet the Admissions Team

List of 2 members.

  • Photo of Margaret Hartigan

    Margaret Hartigan 

    Director of Admissions and Financial Aid
  • Photo of Lauren Pate

    Lauren Pate 

    Assistant Director of Admissions and Financial Aid

Admissions Process

All steps required unless otherwise noted

☐ Virtual Parent/Guardian Group Tour
Weekdays from September through January

☐ Virtual Parent/Guardian Meeting or Phone Call (Optional)
Weekdays from September through January

☐ Application
Due by Friday, January 8, 2021

☐ Photo
Due by Friday, January 15, 2021

☐ Virtual Applicant Visit (Required for Pre-K and K only) 
Virtual visits will be scheduled from December through February for those who have submitted an application.

☐ WPPSI-IV or WISC-V Evaluation (Waived)  
☐ Teacher Recommendations (Required) 
Due by January 15, 2021
☐ Report Cards (Required 1st – 3rd only) 
Due by January 15, 2021

☐ Financial Aid Forms 
Due by January 22, 2021

Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, sexual orientation or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its educational, admissions, scholarship, or employment programs.
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.
© 2020 - Beauvoir, the National Cathedral Elementary School