Welcome to Dominion Christian School, a rigorous, K-12 classical Christian college preparatory program with campuses in Oakton (grades K-6) and Reston, Virginia (grades 7-12). We invite you to learn more about Dominion by visiting the navigation menus at the top of this page and by reviewing the distinctives of our program below.

 

Welcome to Dominion Christian School

 

What sets Dominion apart from other schools in the area?

  • Students apply a Reformation understanding of Scriptures to all subjects they learn
  • Our classes join the Great Conversation as students drink deeply from the Western Canon of literature, theology, history, and the arts
  • Integrated courses in history, Biblical theology, literature, and the arts provide a holistic and well-rounded education
  • Students enjoy the strength of and emphasis upon the quality of the mathematics and science faculty and curriculum
  • Students take a fine arts course in music, drama, or visual arts every year
  • Our proven classical pedagogy provides a structure for teaching students what they want to know when they want to know it
  • In the middle and upper schools, the Harkness method of instruction produces deeply thoughtful academic scholars
  • Formal logic, informal logic, rhetoric, fine arts (drama, art, music), languages (two high school credits of Latin, four credits of Spanish), physical education/athletics, and library are part of our core curriculum
  • Weekly lower school memory period in which lower school students memorize important true, good, and beautiful poetry, speeches, or significant works
  • We offer a variety of clubs or activities for students of all ages
  • The upper school provides a weekly student seminar, which allows students the opportunity to engage with notable moral, political, and opinion leaders in the Washington, D.C. area
  • Dominion provides opportunities for all middle and upper school students to enjoy educational travel, including a junior- or senior-level educational tour of Rome and Florence
  • The school values having a four-year college guidance relationship with every upper school student
  • Middle and upper school students enjoy participating in an active student government program
  • Co-curriculars feature a growing middle and upper school athletic program
  • Year-over-year, Dominion consistently enjoys a student retention rate of approximately 95%, reflecting a high degree of satisfaction among parents