News

  • YOUNG SINGERS TO PARTICIPATE IN CATHEDRAL SCHOOLS’ CHORUS FESTIVAL

    Friday, February 27, 2015

    On Tuesday evening, March 3, the Young Singers will participate in the thirteenth annual National Cathedral Schools’ Children’s Chorus Festival. Our 77 singers in Grades 5 and 6 will join with students from Georgetown Day, Holton-Arms, St. Albans, National Cathedral, Norwood, Sidwell Friends, and Landon schools to create a combined choir of more than 375 singers.

  • SPIRIT WEEK BRINGS OUT THE WOLFHOUND BEST

    Friday, February 27, 2015

    Yes, it's everyone's favorite time of year, when you can wake up, get out of bed, eat breakfast, and head off to school in your pajamas. Next week, March 2 through 6, Lower School and Upper School students will show their spirit by dressing thematically each day of the week—culminating, of course, in Friday's Wolfhound Green & White Day.

  • NO NAME-CALLING WEEK

    Friday, February 27, 2015

    During this last week of February, St. Patrick’s students are once again celebrating No Name-Calling Week, a nationally recognized week that encourages students to stand against bullying and, instead, reach out to others in kindness. In keeping with this theme, this year’s Student Leadership Council (SLC), composed of students in Grades 4 through 8 elected by their classmates, decided to raise awareness about the importance of kindness through a variety of schoolwide activities.

  • ALVIN AILEY AMERICAN DANCE THEATER RETURNS TO ST. PATRICK’S AS PART OF GRADE 2 STUDY

    Friday, February 27, 2015

    Earlier this month, for the second year in a row, the New York-based Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater company (AAADT) visited St. Patrick’s. Grade 2 students learned about the late iconic dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey when they read and discussed the eponymous book by Andrea Davis Pinkney.

  • EARN CASH FOR ST. PATRICK’S WHEN YOU SHOP AT GIANT, SAFEWAY, HARRIS TEETER, AND AMAZON!

    Friday, February 27, 2015

    Did you know that you can support the St. Patrick’s Parents Association when you shop at Giant, Safeway, Harris Teeter, and Amazon? The Parents Association supports faculty and staff professional development and annual gifts to the Day School like enhancements to outdoor spaces, new and updated technology resources, and much more!

  • LEARNING MADE WHOLE: OUR WISH FOR MO’NE AND FOR YOUR CHILDREN

    Thursday, September 04, 2014

    Head of School Peter A. Barrett provides his reflections as we begin a new year.