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Inclusive, Diverse and Nurturing

For over 167 years the Visitation Academy has welcomed girls from a variety of religious, cultural, racial and socio-economic backgrounds.
In a time that increasingly challenges girls to remain true to who they are, we support our girls as unique individuals, with varied talents and characteristics who all have a special purpose in their community and our world. Helping them to be the best they can be is not just a goal at the Academy – it is our mission.


Recent Posts

Grades 1 through 4 visit National Shrine Grotto

Grades 1 through 4 made their annual Lenten pilgrimage to the National Shrine Grotto of Our Lady of Lourdes at Mt. Saint Mary’s College to walk the Stations of the Cross and pray the Holy Rosary. Girls stopped to pose for a quick photo at the holy water collection pond. Continue reading

Easter Trees

Anyone can color eggs for Easter. In Pre-K 4 we color the trees!  If you are on campus before it rains, look toward the playground and see if you can find our Easter trees. Continue reading

Pre-K4′s Rabbit Proof Fence

Mr. McGreely planted a garden, but Muncha! Muncha! Muncha!, the rabbits kept eating his carrots. So he called in his crack squad of Pre-K Engineers to help solve his problem.  Divided into teams, they designed and built their solutions to keep out the rabbits. We tested (hmmm…that did not work quite right) redesigned, and rebuilt until […] Continue reading

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