Dual immersion (Spanish and English) faith-based Montessori school Waterfront Academy is celebrating making D.C. City Paper’s Top Three Preschools “Best Of” Contest.
The diverse, small school of 40 students is growing. Waterfront Academy is the only school in the U.S. that offers Spanish immersion, Catholic and Montessori.
Waterfront prepares children to be the next generation of leaders with an emphasis on charity and stewardship in the Catholic tradition. Their program is academically rigorous, following Dr. Maria Montessori’s pedagogy and philosophy. The school is perfect for children who thrive in environments that allow lots of one-on-one time and a true sense of community. Waterfront emphasizes independence, problem-solving and cultural awareness. They are striving tirelessly to raise kind, compassionate children.