The Langley School fosters purposeful inquiry-based and social-emotional learning for children in preschool through grade 8 in a joyful, connected community. We empower all students as curious, confident, and resilient leaders, thinkers, and creators. Since our founding in 1942, our impact has been evident in the unique accomplishments and meaningful contributions of our students, graduates, and educators.
7:1 student/teacher ratio
$2.1 million granted in tuition assistance to 17% of the student body
73% of lead teachers hold advanced degrees
40% of students identify as a person of color
84 faculty members
534 students enrolled
"You have created an incredible environment and we left our tour feeling absolutely joyful about the prospect of our child growing and learning within your walls!"
“Our children love to go to school every day. The teachers and administrative staff are great and care about our children academically, socially, and emotionally."
“We switched our kids over from public school a few years ago and couldn't be happier with The Langley School. ”
“Langley truly is a community working towards creating thoughtful learners and thoughtful citizens. This school is committed to nurturing not only the brain, but also the heart and spirit of each student.”
“Fantastic school! Excellent teachers, nurturing environment, engaged community. Our son is thriving here!"
“Such a great school. Supportive, creative, individual attention, sweet atmosphere, amazing teachers."
“Our family has appreciated the one-on-one conversations with teachers and staff helping us identify the optimal schools for our children for their Life After Langley."
Eighth-graders showcased their writing talents as they presented their recently completed mini-memoirs at an exhibition for parents. They also adapted their memoirs into a children’s book which they read to their kindergarten buddies.
On November 21, approximately 400 grandparents and special friends came to campus for a wonderful morning of student musical performances and classroom visits. Thank you to the many parent and student volunteers who made the day possible.
Congratulations to the 30 students in grades 6-8 who presented the Middle School’s fall production of “Hashtag Romeo." Students were involved in all aspects of the show, serving as student directors and actors and helping with sound, lighting, and costumes.
Eighth-graders took part in a week-long geo-political simulation called the World Peace Game, giving them the opportunity to explore the connectedness of the global community through the lens of economic, social, and environmental crises and the imminent threat of war.
Second-graders organized a flea market as part of their math curriculum. Eager to apply their newfound knowledge of money and making change, these young entrepreneurs set up tables, offering an array of gently used games, toys, books, and baked goods.
Nestled in a wooded oasis, The Langley School’s 9.2-acre campus is just minutes away from Tysons Corner and easily accessible to the surrounding cities of McLean, Arlington, Falls Church, Great Falls, Vienna, Reston, and Washington, DC.