A Coeducational School | Pre-Kindergarten to Third Grade

What Makes Beauvoir Special

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  • 100%

    Focused on Early
    Childhood Education
  • 17,000

    Books in
    Our Library
  • 43%

    Racially and Ethnically

School News

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  • Lunchtime Lessons

    Beauvoir teachers intentionally create classroom communities and cultures that support children’s intellectual, social, and emotional growth. In keeping with these goals, our pre-kindergarten and kindergarten students eat lunch in the classroom – creating a home-like feeling and helping our younger friends have fewer transitions during the school day.
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  • The Whole School

    Last week, Mrs. Gibbs-Wilborn asked students to tell her what makes Beauvoir special to them – our first answers came today! Two friends drew pictures for Mrs. Gibbs-Wilborn’s office featuring lessons in the Music Room and a scene showing reading time with a book about kindness and love.
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  • Friday Friends

    Families may have noticed something new in our lobby during arrival and dismissal – daily notes from our Head of School, Mrs. Gibbs-Wilborn. 
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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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