Last update: Jan. 21, 2021
Hamasdegh Armenian School
Համաստեղ Հայ Դպրոց
Soorp Khatch Church
4916 Flint Drive
Bethesda, MD 20816
Tel: (301) 229-6880
PTA Website: https://hamasdeghpta.weebly.com
Note: Currently all the class are being held vi Zoom due to to the on-going Covid -19 Pandemic
School year 2020-2021
The first day of school is Sunday September 5, 2021 at promptly at 9:30 am inside the sanctuary for morning prayer. This prayer is an official part of the school day and all students are required to attend every week at 9:30am sharp. Following prayer, the PTA will be hosting breakfast in the church hall followed by classes.
For students enrolling in pre-k, they must be 4 at the latest in October, and 5 in October for Kindergarten.
Tuition fees for the 2020 -2021 school year.
- First student – $400
- Second student – $375
- Third student – $350
There will be a one-time $25 registration fee for first time students.
Students in Pre-K, Kindergarten, and first grade will be dismissed at 1:00 PM every Sunday.
Students in second through eight grade will be dismissed at 2:00PM every Sunday.
Please note that this is a change from previous years and plan accordingly.
In addition to learning the Armenian language, children learn Armenian religion lessons, songs, literature, dance and participate in assemblies which commemorate major holidays, learn about Armenian culture, and make friends that last a lifetime. The academic year culminates in a year-end Hantes and graduation ceremony, which showcases all that the students have learned throughout the year.
Time and Place
Classes convene on Sundays and begin at 9:30 AM with a special service for children each week in the sanctuary. No lunch is served but children are encouraged to bring snacks to eat in class at designated times. School runs from September to June.