How a Small School for Gifted Kids in the D.C. Exurbs
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The Water Ninjas, an all girl robotics team, consisting of two NYSMITH students, Pari Rana (6A) and Amal Woolr...
Nysmith students competed and won at the Meridian Public Forum Tournament on November 4th, 2017, affirming or ...
On September 9th, sixth graders Disha B., Ishnoor B., and Kinnari C. competed at the World Robotics Olympiad. ...
Michelle Marsh of WJLA/ABC7 came to Nysmith to interview eighth-grader Alex Misiaszek about his dedication to ...
On Saturday, June 10, 2017, The Nysmith School hosted the World Robot Olympiad.\r\nThree Nysmith 5th graders wer...
\r\n\r\nThe National History Bee National Championship took place in Atlanta, GA, June 1-3, 2017. It is the final ...
\r\n\r\nPoshSeven readers have once again voted The Nysmith School a best private school in Northern Virginia!\r\n\r...
\r\n\r\nAnand A. and Vikram B. represented The Nysmith School at the American Computer Science League contest in L...
A team representing Nysmith School recently earned Highest Honors in the 2016-17 WordMasters Challenge™—a ...
Congratulations to sixth-grader Brantley G., who was awarded a Virginia Association for the Gifted Student Sum...

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The fifth grade students are exercising their right to protest for equal rights and fair pay! The students have been learning about the inequality and discrimination immigrants faced when they first arrived to America! They've gotten into character to go on strike around the Nysmith campus to fight for their right to receive a proper education, safety in the work place, fair pay, and safe shelters! ... See MoreSee Less

The fifth grade students are exercising their right to protest for equal rights and fair pay! The students have been learning about the inequality and discrimination immigrants faced when they first arrived to America! Theyve gotten into character to go on strike around the Nysmith campus to fight for their right to receive a proper education, safety in the work place, fair pay, and safe shelters!

5 days ago

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December sure was packed full with excitement! Everything from the Golly Sisters, Rube Goldberg, the French fashion show, and of course the holiday sing-a-long. We hope you enjoy all the great pictures from around Nysmith. ... See MoreSee Less

December sure was packed full with excitement! Everything from the Golly Sisters, Rube Goldberg, the French fashion show, and of course the holiday sing-a-long. We hope you enjoy all the great pictures from around Nysmith.

6 days ago

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What happens when sugar and yeast are combined? Our kindergarten students had a close up look today in a fun science lab! #WhyNysmith #STEM #LearningIsFun ... See MoreSee Less

What happens when sugar and yeast are combined? Our kindergarten students had a close up look today in a fun science lab! #WhyNysmith #STEM #LearningIsFun

6 days ago

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1st Grade Language Arts - Visual Book Report
Our 1st grade language arts students started presenting their wonderful visual book reports, take a look! #WhyNysmith
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1st Grade Language Arts - Visual Book Report

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Are Your Children Inspired and
Challenged at School?

At The Nysmith School, we offer a world-class curriculum in a joy-filled setting. While we are very proud of our creative gifted programs, we care most about finding a great fit between our offerings and the needs and interests of our students.

Is Nysmith the best choice for your children? We encourage you to click here to download our “Traits of Giftedness” checklist. After you’ve completed it, please review the text about possible next steps.

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… a world-class experience that is filled with joy.

… children in a nurturing environment designed to spark their creativity, hone their critical reasoning skills, and boldly guide them through the complexities of an ever-changing world.

… children taking their place as confident, capable, and compassionate global citizens.

Imagine The Nysmith School.