Hellenic Education Center

  • Welcome back! We hope everyone had an enjoyable summer.


    We are so excited to have started our new school year! 

    Our Paideia Program held its first day of school on 5 September.

    Our Greek School held its first day of school on the 8 and 9 September, including an Agiasmos Service.

    Best of luck to our students for a successful 2023-2024 school year.


    Our 25th March celebration was featured in the Ethnikos Kirikas (National Herald),

    St. Katherine Community in Falls Church, VA, Celebrates Greek Independence Day - The National Herald

    The Ethnikos Kirix covered our OXI Day celebration as well: 

    ‘OXI’ Day at St. Katherine Hellenic Education Center Schools in Falls Church, VA - The National Herald

    Now Enrolling!

    Registration is open for our two primary schools!

    Greek School: Registration is open for our Greek School for the 2023-2024 school year! As one of the oldest programs in the area and the only Ellinomatheia test site in the DC metropolitan area, we continue to evolve our program to include HW help and Ellinomatheia prep. 

    Greek School registration: CLICK HERE

    Paideia Preschool: The bilingual preschool program (Greek and English) is part of the mission of our Church and is offered to all families. There are two enrollment options, part-time (3 days/week) and full-time (5 days/week) for children between the ages of 2-5. 

    Preschool registration: CLICK HERE

    For more information or to schedule a visit to one of our schools, please contact us!

    Email: hec-administration@stkchurch.com

    Phone: 703-671-7715

  • Welcome to the Hellenic Education Center of Saint Katherine Greek Orthodox Church.

    The Hellenic Education Center includes our afternoon and Saturday Greek School, offering innovative new programs to both children and adults and our wonderful Paideia Preschool providing pre-K bilingual (Greek and English) classes and instruction to preschoolers. We are also proud to be the only official examination center in Northern Virginia for the Ellinomatheia Exams, which provides certification for proficiency in the Greek language,  The HEC has been accredited by the Ministry of Culture, Education and Religious Affairs, and the Center for the Greek Language as an Examination Center for the Exams of Attainment in Greek Language.

    Thank you for visiting our site. We hope you can join our school as we seek to become one of the preeminent Hellenic education programs in the country.