Calendar & News

Overview

Calendar & News

*The events calendar that was previously available on this page has been moved to CavNET.* 

2022-23 Preliminary Calendar

Upcoming Admissions Events

Upcoming Athletic Events

To review holiday calendars and all other school events, academic letter days, and meetings, please login to CavNET.

For parents-only news and announcements, please log in to CavNET.

*The events calendar that was previously available on this page has been moved to CavNET.* 

2022-23 Preliminary Calendar

Upcoming Admissions Events

Upcoming Athletic Events

To review holiday calendars and all other school events, academic letter days, and meetings, please login to CavNET.

For parents-only news and announcements, please log in to CavNET.

Event

Writers’ Night
Moderated by Jason Hinojosa

March 2, 2022, from 6 – 8 p.m.
Matthews Library, 2636 Latham Drive, Sacramento, CA 95864

On March 2, English teacher and author Jason Hinojosa will moderate a panel discussion on various literary genres and formats including poetry, historical fiction, graphic novels, and historical non-fiction. Adults and high school students fascinated by literature and the writing process can come together to learn from professional writers as they discuss aspects of both craft and career. Authors will discuss their work with the moderator and then answer questions from the audience.

This event is sponsored by the Sacramento Writers’ Workshop

Please register for this event below.

Event

Country Day Conversations Presents Dr. Michael G. Thompson

March 9, 2022, from 5:30 – 7:00 p.m.
Virtual via Zoom

Michael G. Thompson, Ph.D. is a consultant, author, and psychologist specializing in children and families and will be speaking to the Country Day community on navigating the pandemic with kids.

Dr. Thompson is New York Times Best Selling Author and internationally recognized educational thought leader. He is the supervising psychologist for the Belmont Hill School and has worked in more than seven hundred schools across the United States, as well as in international schools in Central America, Europe, Africa, and Asia. To learn more about Dr. Thompson, visit his website here.

Please register for this event here.

Blog post

Diversity, Inclusion, Equity & Justice Training for Employees

Dr. Liza Talusan, a highly sought-after facilitator, educator, and scholar-practitioner in areas of diversity, equity, and inclusion, has been working with Sacramento Country Day School to help us engage in community conversations about how to create a more inclusive and equitable school environment.

Post

New Employees for 2021-22

We are pleased to welcome the following new employees for the 2021-22 school year.

Press release

Country Day Earns 2020 College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award
Recognized for High Female Representation in AP Computer Science A

Sacramento, CA -  Sacramento Country Day School (Country Day) has earned the 2020 College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science A. The award recognizes schools that are closing the gender gap and engaging more female students in computer science coursework. Out of the 20,000 institutions worldwide that offer AP Computer science courses, Country Day was one of 232 recognized in the category of AP Computer Science A for 2020.

Press release

Country Day Ranked One of America’s Top STEM High Schools
List of Top 5,000 Schools Released by Newsweek

Sacramento, CA – Today, as part of its partnership with STEM.org to rank America’s Best STEM High Schools, Newsweek released its ranking of the top 5,000 STEM high schools for 2019. Sacramento Country Day School ranked 680. With approximately 37,000 high schools in the U.S., this puts Country Day within the top 2% of high schools in the nation. Earlier this year, Country Day also was named the #1 Best High School for STEM in Sacramento by Niche.com.

Press release

Sacramento Country Day Earns 2018 College Board AP Computer Science Female Diversity Award
Recognized for High Female Representation in AP Computer Science Courses

Sacramento, CA – Sacramento Country Day School has earned the 2018 College Board AP® Computer Science Female Diversity Award for achieving high female representation in AP Computer Science Principles. The award recognizes schools that are closing the gender gap and engaging more female students in computer science coursework in AP Computer Science Principles and AP Computer Science A. Out of more than 18,000 secondary schools worldwide that offer AP courses, Country Day is one of only 685 schools to accomplish this.

Press release

Sacramento Country Day Releases Five-Year Strategic Plan
Plan Focuses on Personalized Learning, Developing Community Partnerships and Leadership

SACRAMENTO, CA – Sacramento Country Day School, the leading PK-12 independent school in the Sacramento region, this week released its updated Strategic Plan. The plan consists of three main pillars and outlines specific goals and various actions steps to implement each goal over the next five years.