DC's premier blend of sophistication

Bethesda, a vibrant and affluent neighborhood nestled just northwest of Washington, D.C., exudes a unique blend of urban sophistication and suburban charm. Boasting a rich history dating back to colonial times, Bethesda has evolved into a thriving community renowned for its upscale residences, trendy boutiques, and diverse dining scene. The neighborhood’s tree-lined streets and well-maintained parks offer residents a peaceful retreat from the hustle and bustle of city life, while still providing convenient access to the nation’s capital via the nearby Metro system.

With a reputation for excellent schools and a strong sense of community, Bethesda attracts families and professionals alike. The area is home to numerous cultural institutions, including art galleries and theaters, contributing to its dynamic cultural landscape. Bethesda Row, a bustling commercial district, serves as the neighborhood’s epicenter, offering an eclectic mix of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options. Whether strolling along its bustling streets or enjoying the tranquility of its green spaces, Bethesda embodies a perfect balance of suburban comfort and urban convenience, making it a sought-after destination for those seeking an exceptional quality of life just outside the nation’s capital.

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5 Bethesda Elementary School Kindergarten - 5th Grade Public
4 Walter Johnson High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
4 Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School 9th Grade - 12th Grade Public
N/A St Jane De Chantal School Preschool - 8th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A Our Lady Of Lourdes School Preschool - 8th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A Stone Ridge School Of The Sacred Heart Preschool - 12th Grade Catholic/Religious
N/A The Bethesda Montessori School Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Bethesda Community School Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Bethesda Country Day School Preschool - Kindergarten Private/Charter
N/A Fernwood Montessori School Preschool - 6th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Lycee Rochambeau French Intl School Preschool - 12th Grade Private/Charter
N/A Family Academy Of Bethesda The Preschool - Preschool Private/Charter
* School data provided by National Center for Education Statistics, Pitney Bowes, and GreatSchools. Intended for reference only. GreatSchools Ratings compare a school’s test performance to statewide results. To verify enrollment eligibility, contact the school or district directly.