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Washington, DC 20024

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April 3, 2018

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February 15, 2019

Five Minutes with Melissa: DRESSING FRAMES

We spent five minutes with Melissa Rohan, president of Waterfront Academy, learning about an important aspect of Montessori teaching methods, dressing frames.

Dressing frames have the same ideas—independence, fine motor skills and hand-eye coordination. There are both toddler an...

January 15, 2019

Five Minutes with Melissa: BEAN POURING

We spent five minutes with Melissa Rohan, president of Waterfront Academy, learning about an important aspect of Montessori teaching methods, bean pouring.

It may seem like a simple act, pouring a material or liquid from one pitcher to another. For those children who are in school...

December 15, 2018

Local School Utilizes CHAW Theatre for Holiday “Posada”

Waterfront Academy uses Capitol Hill Arts Workshop Space for performance

By Kate Oczypok

Waterfront Academy, a dual-immersion (Spanish and English) faith-based Montessori school hosted a posada to celebrate the Christmas season in the Capitol Hill neighborhood. The s...

August 15, 2018

Her Drive Podcast with Cyndi Cramblett on iTunes features women entrepreneurs. This program asks great questions and dives deep. We were honored to be featured in the latest episode discussing the beginnings of Waterfront Academy.

You can listen here: https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/her-drive/id1383621388?...

July 17, 2018

NENANI's founder and president, Ana Larrea-Albert, interviewed Waterfront Academy's president, Melissa Rohan. NENANI is a blog featuring Latinas in leadership roles. Photos in this post were taken by our very own photographers Kate Oczypok and Amber Spallino.

Please take time to click on the link, read and fol...

April 3, 2018

We are so blessed that the Easter Bunny came by the school today to help us celebrate with an Easter Egg Hunt. This is a annual tradition for Waterfront Academy. The students made their Easter baskets then met outside on the lawn of the playground to find the Easter eggs. The Easter Bunny kicked off the hunt with a cou...

March 16, 2018

After lots of research, work, and planning,the Early Adolescent students to develop a business plan and implement it - Morning Coffee Cart. The students have been working hard on this all year and they are proud of the work they have accomplished, and rightly so - we are proud of them too. The money earned will be rein...

December 13, 2017

Students played to a packed house this week at Capitol Hill Arts Workshop (CHAW) black box theater. This is the second annual school production of the Nativity, a play about the birth of Jesus.

"The children did such a great job this year. It is clear that they put a lot of effort and rehearsed. The parents are clearly...

September 7, 2017

OSSE just announced Waterfront Academy as the winner of the DC Healthy Tots Wellness Physical Challenge. The contest correlates with the Promoting Physical Activity topic from the DC Healthy Tots Wellness Guidelines. All contestants sent in 10 minutes fitness videos as well as all staff signing a health pledge and our...

June 9, 2017

Waterfront Academy and Anunovich Associates had a Green Apple Day. Anunovich Associates talked with our parents about ways to model environmental stewardship and then we all built a raised garden bed with a composting component that they donated to the school. The children had fun planting the starter vegetables and he...

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February 15, 2019

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