The Modern Etiquette & Manners for Children and Teens Program, our core curriculum, includes Table MannersSocial Etiquette and Communication Skills.

Table Manners

  • Handling the Utensils
  • Table Settings
  • Proper Use of Napkins
  • American & Continental Dining
  • Behavior at the Table
  • Silent Service Code
  • How to Eat Various Foods
  • Conversation at the Table

Social & Communication Skills

  • Proper Greetings & Introductions
  • Respect & Courtesy
  • Good Host & Guest Duties
  • Proper Posture
  • Image & Grooming
  • Cyber Civility & Safety
  • Smart Phones & Social Media
  • Thank-You Notes  

Ages 8-12

Sat 6/8, 6/15, 6/22, 6/29

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Etiquette School of Maryland

Cost: $350


Ages 13-18

Sun 6/9, 6/16, 6/23, 6/30

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

Etiquette School of Maryland

Cost: $350



"I just wanted you to know how much Myles enjoyed the class. His interactions have been nothing short of excellent. I love how he looks everyone in the eye and makes an effort to say "How are you today?" It was one of the best classes he has ever taken. I posted this class on Facebook and had a number of parents ask me about it. I encourage all of them to check it out. Thank you for a great experience for Myles."--Robyn Jones, Parent

"Thank you so much for teaching the etiquette class to Viktoria. I am so happy to have her in your class and I know she is happy to be there. In the car on the way home she said that her "class today was fun!" I can't remember the last time I heard that comment about anything related to a class - so this is a big accomplishment. Much gratitude."--Eileen Wagner, M.Ed, - Parent

"Thank you for teaching me so patiently and for being such a nice teacher. I like learning all about utensils, introducing people, table manners and having conversations. After I went to your camp, I felt more confident about meeting new people and have conversations. I really enjoyed your camp!" --Emma

"At first, I thought this class was going to be useless and a waste of money. But I was horribly wrong! I have learned more in this class than any other summer class. They were all use life skills that will help me now and later in life. Thank you, Mrs. Minor"--Cisco

"I realized learning about etiquette can be quite enjoyable an fascinating. The core of basic etiquette is to show respect, consideration and honesty for others. It also builds strong relationships. These skill will help me all throughout life. I hope to have another opportunity to come and learn more."--Abram

"I am grateful to have learned about etiquette and manners with you this week. At first, I wasn't thrilled to go to such a class. But, it was interesting learning about everything from table manners to social skills and how these skills can be used in real life."--Sophia

"Thank you so much for the most priceless gift a teacher can give: knowledge and experience. I know that in the future I will often think of your class and the wonders it has taught me. So, thank you for making me a better person this summer!"--Elaine

"Thank you for being such an excellent teacher in improving my manners. I will use what you taught me to progress in life. You have been so kind, polite and patient. Thank you!"--Alejandro

"Thank you for teaching us manners! My parents are so surprised that I could set the table correctly! My cousin was in your last class. She said you were the best! She was right!"--Kourtney

"Thank you for everything you taught me. From table manners to how to speak to people with disabilities. I will apply it all throughout life. Thanks for being the best teacher!"--Denzel