We invite you to visit our school to learn more about what makes McLean a place where students can learn, grow, and thrive — not only as students, but as people in the world. We're looking forward to meeting you — who you are and where you are — and moving forward together.

Can't make one of the options below? Contact us at admission@mcleanschool.org and we will be happy to accommodate you.

Open House

At an Open House, you'll learn about our transformative approach to education from our Head of School and then attend your choice of a Lower School, Middle School, or Upper School Information Session. A guided tour of the School is offered, along with opportunities to connect with faculty, parents, and current students.  

Four dates to choose from throughout 2019-2020:
  • Friday, October 18 from 9:00-11:00 am
  • Saturday, November 9 from 9:00-11:00 am
  • Friday, December 6 from 9:00-11:00 am
  • Saturday, January 11 from 9:00-11:00 am
Children are welcome to attend our Saturday Open House dates to experience first hand the McLean experience.

Register for an Open House

Small Group Tour

The Admission Office hosts weekly small group tours by Division (Lower School, Middle School, Upper School). Parents will meet with a member of the Admission Team who will provide an overview of our transformative educational experience, take you on a tour, and answer any questions. 

All group tours run from 10:00-11:30 am. 

Register for a Small Group Tour

Kindergarten Discovery Day

Children entering Kindergarten are invited to experience our transformative education through hands-on activities. 

Parents will connect over refreshments with Administrators and the Admission Office. 
Two dates to choose from throughout 2019-2020:
  • Saturday, December 7 from 9:00-10:30 am
  • Saturday, January 25 from 9:00-10:30 am
Register for a Kindergarten Discovery Day

K-12 College Preparatory School Supporting Bright Students’ Individual Strengths and Challenges.

McLean School is an independent, co-educational, K-12 day school serving Maryland, Washington, and Virginia. McLean has for over sixty years been helping students realize their full potential by providing a comprehensive college preparatory program that emphasizes small classes and differentiated instruction. We embrace both traditional learners and ones with mild to moderate learning challenges – dyslexia, dysgraphia, dyscalculia, ADHD, and challenges related to anxiety and executive functioning. Many of our students excel in some areas while benefiting from support in others.
8224 Lochinver Lane, Potomac, Maryland 20854  301.299.8277  admission@mcleanschool.org