Explore The Heights

Headmaster’s Welcome

Heights Headmaster and alumnus, Alvaro de Vicente, offers his welcome and orientation to our site.

Mission and Vision

An overview of our mission and our approach, along with helpful links to continue your introduction.

Statement of Principles and Values

We list here the principles and values that guide our efforts as a school seeking partnership with parents for the education of their sons.


Explore our 50 years of history: from Cathedral Heights, to Friendship Heights, to Potomac. The adventure continues!

Quick Facts

Numbers and data do not drive our mission, but they do corroborate its success and confirm our personal approach to education.

Faculty & Staff Directory

The Heights is, most simply, a team of hired mentors. Meet the teachers who will work with you as co-conspirators for the good.

Faculty Publications

Our faculty write and speak about forming young men fully alive. Discover the ideals and principles that animate our School.


Ordinary things done extraordinarily well yield results in which we take pride. Read about our student and faculty accomplishments.