The Madeira School

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About us

Founded in 1906, The Madeira School is one of the nation's stop secondary schools for girls. Located just outside of Washington, DC, Madeira enrolls 315 boarding and daygirls from twenty-seven states and sixteen countries

The Madeira School is dedicated to providing girls with a top-notch the skills to lead lives of their own making. At Madeira, you will find an extraordinary faculty and staff that engage and challenge the minds of our students. Both the students and adults are learners and leaders. At Madeira learning takes place at all hours of the day-- in the classroom, on the stage, on the athletic field, in the dorms, and in casual conversations between friends and with adults.

In our commitment to the mission of Lucy Madeira, we strive to empower and encourage the Madeira student to explore her interests, develop her abilities, act with self-confidence and compassion, and assume responsibility for her actions in the global community.



Contact information

Date Founded: 1906

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Phone: 703-556-8200

Fax: 703-893-4370

8328 Georgetown Pike, McLean, VA, 22102, US

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