St Andrew Apostle Church and School 11600 Kemp Mill Rd, Silver Spring, MD20902 St Andrew Apostle Church and School, located right off of Arcola Ave on Kemp Mill Rd, is a fifty-year-old parish with an…More established school for pre-K to eighth grade. Alongside the church and school grounds is an athletic field, basketball court, and jungle gym. Monsignor Michael Mellone has been the lead pastor of the church for the past five years and Ms. Kathleen Kilty is principal of the school.
Arcola Elementary School 1820 Franwall Ave, Wheaton, MD20902 Arcola Elementary, home of the Alligators, is in a relatively new building for a long-time community school in the Kemp…More Mill neighborhood. Set back from Arcola Avenue, the school was originally opened in the 1950s, but closed in the 1980s. The new Arcola, opened three years ago, includes a playground and athletic fields. Principal Eric Wilson leads the school of more than 500 students in grades K - 5.
Principal Beverly Consilvio runs this pre-K to grade eight school located immediately behind St. Catherine Laboure…More Parish. This Catholic school, which was named a National Blue Ribbon School, is open to any student and provides religious education classes.
The one-story building sits on top of a hill, and the school grounds include a playground and an athletic field. Admission to the school includes a test, but the school tries to be as accommodating as possible to students. A majority of its students go on to Catholic high schools in the area.