The best way to understand what makes Lab extraordinary is to come see us. We welcome junior high and high school students who may be applying to attend our information sessions and tours with their parent(s)/guardian(s)
*Please arrive early enough to find parking and settle in. We start promptly and don't want you to miss important information.
All Intermediate, Junior High, and High School events take place at our Reservoir Campus
4759 Reservoir Rd. NW, Washington, DC 20007
Every Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. sharp from October 9th through May 28th (except 12/25, 1/1, and 3/26). No registration necessary. There will not be walk-in tours for the High School program on 12/18 due to exams.
Come visit us at one of the following School Fair Events:
List of 10 items.
Black Student Fund/Latino Student Fund School Fair
Sunday, September 30, 2018; 2:00 - 5:00 pm @ The Walter E. Washington Convention Center
Life After 8th Grade School Fair
Wednesday, October 3, 2018; 7:00 - 8:30 pm @ Burgundy Farm Country Day School in Alexandria, VA
20th Annual Secondary School Fair
Thursday, October 4, 2018; 6:00 - 8:00 pm @ The Norwood School in Bethesda, MD
Go for Girls: Greater Options for Girls with Specialized Needs
Thursday, October 11, 2018; 6:00 - 8:30 pm @ The Auburn School in Fairfax, VA
Mocha Moms School Fair
Hosted by the Northern Prince George's County Chapter Saturday, October 13, 2018; 1:00 - 4:00 pm @ Friends Community School in College Park, MD
Exceptional Schools for Exceptional Students Fair
Sunday, November 4, 2018; 11:00 am - 2:00 pm @ American University's Katzen Center
School Options Fair @ The International Monetary Fund
Thursday, November 8, 2018; 11:00- 2:00 pm @ IMF Headquarters in Washington, DC
High School Admissions Fair
Thursday, November 8, 2018; 6:30pm - 8:00pm
@ Stuart Hobson Middle School in Washington, DC
DC IDA's Annual Conference: Screen and Intervene: The Latest Research on Reading
Saturday, December 8, 2018; 9:00am - 3:00pm
@ University of Maryland's Adele H. Stamp Student Union
Diamonds in the Rough Conference
Saturday, April 13, 2018; 11:30am - 1:15pm
@ Johns Hopkins University, Montgomery County Campus
Dr. Robert “Bob” Lane joined our team as the Director of Admissions in 2013. Previously, he served as Academic Dean at the Kildonan School, a boarding school for students with learning differences. His additional years of experience in education include working as a diagnostic clinician, a student teaching and Masters program coordinator, an inclusive curriculum consultant, an elementary and high school teacher, and an Orton-Gillingham tutor. In addition, he has been an active member of the New York State Association of Independent schools, where he has directed their Beginning Teachers Institute, was a founding coordinator of their new annual Brain conference, and served on the Council for Professional Learning and Collaboration. Currently he serves on the Board of Directors for the International Dyslexia Association and on the Admissions Committee for the Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington. He has also presented at NAIS' People of Color Conference on the intersection of race and learning differences in Independent Schools. Bob earned his Doctorate of Education, Masters of Education, and Master of Arts from Teachers College, Columbia University.
Associate Director of Admissions; Director of The Summer Project
Nancy Rowland has been a member of The Lab School team since 1995. Nancy earned her Bachelor’s Degree in Theater Arts from the University of California, Santa Cruz and holds a Master’s Degree in Special Education: Learning Disabilities from American University. Before taking on her current role in Admissions in 2012, she worked in the Junior High division for 17 years. As the Associate Head of the Junior High from 2008 to 2012, Nancy spearheaded a new summer program for rising 7th, 8th, and 9th graders and continues to serve as the Director of the Upper School Summer program.
Admissions Administrative Assistant
The Difference is Extraordinary
The Lab School of Washington 4759 Reservoir Road, NW | Washington, DC 20007-1921 | 202-965-6600