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A Coeducational School | Pre-Kindergarten to Third Grade

School News

List of 10 news stories.

  • Mrs. Gibbs-Wilborn and Mrs. Mary T. Moreland

    This summer, Mrs. Gibbs-Wilborn traveled to meet Mrs. Mary T. Moreland, former Head of Beauvoir (1979-1992).
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  • Annual Fourth of July Parade

    Our traditional green and white colors were traded in for red, white, and blue at last week’s Beauvoir Summer annual Fourth of July parade!
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  • Summary of the Findings of the Independent Investigation

    Beauvoir and the other Close institutions have released a summary of the findings of this year’s independent investigation into past cases of sexual misconduct by adults against children at our institutions. Click here to read a letter from Head of School Cindi Gibbs-Wilborn and all the leaders of the Close institutions, the bishop’s letter, and a summary of the findings.
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  • Farewell, 2018-2019!

    Beauvoir Summer kicked off today and while we will be sharing photos and adventures from our campers all summer long, we wanted to look back at one of our final days together during the 2018-2019 school year: Green and White Day / Third Grade Fun Day!

    Check out a few moments from the day – and thank you to all the students, faculty, staff, and parents who are made our final school year moments so special.
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  • Making Music over Memorial Day Weekend

    Think back. How many ways did music enter your life today? You may have noticed the songs you heard in your car or at the grocery store, but what about all the other musical moments in your day? Maybe you woke up to a melody as your alarm clock or quietly hummed a tune that was stuck in your head. No matter what your schedule consisted of, there is a good chance music seeped into it.
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  • Kindergarten Flea Market

    The Kindergarten Flea Market is a much-anticipated highlight of Kindergarten and has been an annual tradition at Beauvoir for more than eighteen years! This event is a fun way to integrate students’ study of coins in math with the Ecology unit in science.
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  • Cara Hur and Suzanna Kang

    Announcing Our Next Parents Association President

    Beauvoir is pleased to announce that Cara Hur will serve as the next President of the Parents Association!

    (Photo: Cara Hur and Suzanna Kang) 
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  • 85th Anniversary Spotlight: A Special Alumni Visit

    Once a Beauvoir bear, always a Beauvoir bear! For Brewster Taylor, class of ’59, being a part of the Beauvoir family means something extra special; his grandmother was the first Head of School, Elizabeth Glascock Taylor.
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  • Protecting Children on the Cathedral Close

    Nothing is more important to our community on the Cathedral Close than the protection and well-being of our children. At Washington National Cathedral, Beauvoir, National Cathedral School and St. Albans, the safety of the children entrusted to our care is our moral responsibility. It is, and always will be, our highest priority.
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  • Welcoming Beauvoir’s New Chaplain

    We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Beauvoir’s new Chaplain, the Rev. Dr. Lisa Barrowclough. 
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3500 Woodley Road, NW
Washington, DC 20016
Tel: (202) 537-6485
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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.