The little school
with a
big heart

CES Rockville Maryland Lower School students laughing in class

The little
with a
big heart

Inspiring Minds to Learn, Hearts to Love, and Hands to Serve

A warm and inclusive community, Christ Episcopal School has been inspiring students for over 50 years. Our diverse student body and small class sizes enhance the learning experience to create confident, thoughtful, and caring students. Located in the heart of downtown Rockville, Christ Episcopal School has consistently been a top independent school, known for our focus on character development, rigorous academics, and strong student engagement in the classroom.

Christ Episcopal Preschol Maryland

Ages 2-4

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Christ Episcopal Elementary School

Lower School
(Grades K-4)

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Christ Episcopal Middle School Maryland

Middle School
(Grades 5-8)

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Small Classes & K-8 Advantage

Our 10:1 teacher to student ratio keeps students engaged and heard. Students enjoy proven benefits of the K-8 environment including more leadership opportunities and less student conflict.

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Rigorous Academics

Passionate teachers use creative lessons to inspire students to achieve beyond their expectations. Positive peer pressure creates an immersive learning environment where our students thrive.

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Community Strength

Our diverse community is vibrant and involved both during the school day and beyond. Our foundation as a school is dependent on the heart of this community: warmth, respect, and relationships.

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We intentionally teach character traits following our Episcopal values and ethos. Students learn to model these traits, serve their community, and internalize what it means to be good citizens in the world.

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Student Teacher Ratio
Students of Color
Students Receiving Financial Aid
Faculty with Advanced Degrees
Students Accepted to High School of Choice


Year Founded Rich with Tradition


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CES Celebrates Class of 2024

On June 7th, we honored the CES 8th grade graduating class with our annual Graduation…

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