Academics

Curriculum
St. Peter’s School, as one of the Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Washington, is rooted in Gospel values and the teaching mission of the Catholic Church. St. Peter’s School is a learning community of faith and service dedicated to educational equity and excellence for all students.
Academic Standards
The Archdiocese of Washington develops standards for students to achieve in subjects offered in the Catholic schools of the archdiocese. Curriculum, instruction and assessment are based on national standards set by professional organizations and focus on the individual growth of each child. St. Peter’s School strives to meet or exceed these standards.
 
Curriculum for Pre-Kindergarten at St. Peter's is based on recommendations from the National Association for Education of Young Children. Click here to view.
 
Note: Standards for algebra and geometry are listed separately because some seventh and eighth grade students are in those classes.
Accreditation and Affiliations
St. Peter’s School is an Archdiocese of Washington Catholic School. It is accredited by Advanced Ed through the Archdiocese of Washington. St. Peter’s is also a member of the National Catholic Education Association (NCEA) and the Association of Supervision and Curriculum Development (ASCD).