At Country Day, we appreciate each child’s unique character. Our
innovative and experienced faculty are eager to learn what makes
each student “tick” and get to know them well, and our low
student-to-teacher ratio allows them to do just that.
Whether your child is interested in robotics or basketball, loves
to get lost in a good book or bask in the spotlight on stage,
Country Day provides every student with the tools, experiences,
and mentorship they need to dig deep, reach far, and realize
their unique potential.
Country Day’s unique PK-12th grade program give has many
Here are just a few:
Rated the Region’s #1 Best Private High School
Highest Average SAT Scores in the Region
100% Acceptance Rate to Four-Year Colleges and Universities
1 on 1 College Counseling
80% of High School Faculty with Advanced Degrees
80% of High School Students on Athletic Teams
43% Students of Color
22 AP and Advanced Topics Courses
9:1 Student-Teacher Ratio
Two On-Campus Libraries with a Wide Array of Online Resources
Country Day is a unique and wonderful place where students love
At Country Day, individual students are recognized
and every student has day-to-day engagements with their teachers.
Hallmarks of our school are the close mentoring relationships and
strong rapport that develop between students and their teachers.
With an average faculty-to-student ratio of one teacher for every
nine students and small class sizes in every grade, a core part
of our mission is to ensure that every student has a front-row
Choices, Choices, and More Choices
Students have full access to every program we
offer. As students experience drama, sports, our
award-winning newspaper, Mock Trial, Student Council, or
instrumental music, they discover unknown talents and interests
and learn to try new things. Students can be selective,
make choices, or do it all at Country Day.
We encourage children in the open pursuit of
knowledge. From literature-based writing and a focus on
critical thinking and problem-solving in math in the Lower School
to Advanced Placement and honors instruction in the High School,
Country Day challenges its students to grow intellectually.
Indeed, we pride ourselves on helping each child find his or her
Dedicated, Talented Faculty
Country Day attracts outstanding teachers who
recognize the value of bright, enthusiastic students, small class
sizes, the supportive community of colleagues and parents, and
the unique opportunity to design a curriculum and create a
classroom environment that inspires each student. Our faculty
members are scholars as well as talented teachers, and they are
given the autonomy to develop the best course of study and
inquiry in the classes they teach at Country Day.
Throughout our pre-kindergarten through 12th grade program,
Country Day creates a dynamic learning environment that supports
intellectual growth alongside age-appropriate social-emotional
By encouraging our students to explore their talents and
interests and to learn by leading, we help students find their
voices, become enthusiastic, confident learners and develop
generous, compassionate hearts. We enable our students to truly
know themselves as they meet new academic and personal challenges
in a safe and supportive environment.