Kind. Confident. Prepared.
Washington Episcopal School (WES) is a co-educational, independent school in Bethesda, Maryland that challenges Nursery through Grade 8 students to embrace academic rigor in an appropriately balanced and supportive environment. We are a diverse, inclusive community that respects individual differences, develops every child’s unique talents, and fosters learning inside and outside the classroom. Here, children stand out without burning out.
WES Gets New Furniture!
Thanks to the generosity of last year’s Auction Gala donors, our Elementary and Middle School students got new furniture this week!
WES Wins Top Honors in the Best of Bethesda
Bethesda Magazine‘s annual Readers’ Poll honors organizations that have served our community well. We are humbled to have earned recognition in three categories, including being selected as the private school that did the best job with distance learning.
WES Winter Magazine Has Arrived!
The winter issue of WES Magazine should be hitting mailboxes very soon! Learn more about our alumni-organized social justice protest over the summer, as well as all of the great learning taking place during the fall semester.