The Manor Montessori School 5450 Massachusetts Ave, Bethesda, MD20816 The Manor Montessori school, with locations in Potomac, Rockville and at St. Dunstan's Episcopal Church in Bethesda, was…More founded in 1962. The St. Dunstan's location serves children from ages two to nine, with a half-day program provided for two-year-olds. As at other Montessori schools, children at The Manor are encouraged to work independently under a teacher's supervision, with an emphasis on hands-on learning. Accredited elementary education is also available through the third grade.
The Bethesda Jewish Congregation is a liberal congregation that draws on teachings from several of the major Jewish…More movements. This congregation shares its Bradley Boulevard location with the Bradley Hills Presbyterian Church, and the two communities often engage in interfaith dialogue and service activities. Social action is emphasized at the congregation, which supports local causes including Bethesda Cares, A Wider Circle, Habitat for Humanity and the Potomac Conservancy. The congregation also supports a joint Palestinian-Jewish school in Israel and the Jewish community in Cuba.