Preschool Fair and Online Directory

Looking for a preschool or nursery school in southern Montgomery County?
Welcome to the WAM Preschool Fair and South Montgomery Preschool Directory!14581293_10102653137358267_925863792485228372_n

The directory and fair include participating schools across southern Montgomery County:

Aspen Hill              Olney
Bethesda               Rockville
Chevy Chase          Silver Spring
Garret Park            Takoma Park
Kensington             Wheaton
Northwest DC

Use the online directory to find the best-matched schools for your family. Contact schools or attend our annual Preschool Fair to discuss curriculum, tuition, application procedures, program choices and more with representatives from a variety of local nursery and preschools. The fair and directory are free and open to the public! Kids are welcome.

Search for schools to filter schools by zip code, schedule, co-op and other attributes, or keyword.
Browse profiles to see the full list of schools.
Preschool FAQ: a guide to common terms and types of school.
How to Choose a School: advice from WAM members who have been there–COMING SOON!

Annual Preschool Fair

The 2017 WAM Preschool Fair will be held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 from 10am-12pm. The Fair will be returning to the Gwendolyn Coffield Community Recreation Center again this year. The Coffield Center is located at 2450 Lyttonsville Rd, Silver Spring, MD 20910.

Last year, nearly 40 schools and dozens of families participated in this popular event!


Schools, please click here for more information and to register!

Registration is FULL for fair tables. We are still accepting registrations for the online directory only. 

Registration is now open for the year-round online directory. Please email the address below if you would like to receive email updates about the fair & directory.

Questions and other inquiries can be sent to


Allison and Carrie,
2017 Preschool Fair Co-chairs