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Facts and Figures About Lowell School
Founded 1965: Incorporated not-for-profit, coeducational, non-sectarian
Accreditation: The Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools
Enrollment: 350; ages 2.5 through 8th grade
Average Number of Students per Classroom: 16
Student/Faculty Ratio: 6:1
Faculty (FTE): 49
Curriculum Features 
Rigorous, engaging, interactive, and integrated approach to learning, which includes the study of mathematics, science, social studies, language arts, Spanish, art, drama, dance, physical education, and music. Other features: social curriculum, service-learning, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math).
Campus and Facilities
8-acre campus bordering Rock Creek Park with three buildings; generously-sized classrooms and ample outdoor spaces for learning and play; special facilities include a pool, a gym, playing fields, two technology labs, three libraries, a wood shop, three art workshops, a dance studio, three science labs, a maker space, and an engineering fabrication lab.
Bus Service
Two routes serve DC and Bethesda. More bus information here.
Base Tuition for 2016-17
Pre-Primary School AM Only: $18,775
Pre-Primary School All Day: $29,625
Primary School, K-3: $35,450
Primary School, 4-5: $36,135
Middle School, 6-8: $37,815
Operating Budget: $11 million
Endowment: $4.5 million
Head of School: Debbie Gibbs
Governance: 28 elected trustees serving on 9 board committees
Affiliations
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
The Association of Independent Maryland and DC Schools (AIMS)
Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington (AISGW)
Black Student Fund (BSF)
Capital Area Progressive Schools (CAPS)
Center for Spiritual and Ethical Education (CSEE)
The Center for Transformative Teaching and Learning (CTTL)
Educational Records Bureau (ERB)
Gay Lesbian and Straight Education Network (GLSEN)
Latino Student Fund (LSF) 
National Association for the Education of Young People (NAEYC)
The Parent Encouragement Program (PEP)
Progressive Education Network (PEN)
Secondary School Admission Test (SSAT) 
1640 Kalmia Road NW
Washington, DC  20012
202-577-2000