A JK THROUGH 12 INDEPENDENT SCHOOL IN CHARLOTTE, NC
For more than 75 years, Country Day has continued to build on our long legacy of firsts among the Charlotte region's independent schools, introducing groundbreaking programs and progressive ideas.
Commitment to Community
We respect each individual, embrace diversity, and value the relationships uniting us as a school and connecting us with our local and global communities.
Schedule a Visit
We're eager to welcome you to campus and tell you more about how we prepare students for success in life and hear more about your child. To schedule a visit, contact the Admissions Office at (704) 943-4530.
The application deadline for the 2018–19 school year is January 15, 2018. Please contact the Admissions Office at (704) 943-4530 or apply today
We are the only independent school in the state to offer students this rigorous, internationally recognized course of study. Our small class sizes are essential to successfully developing the intellectual, personal, emotional, and social skills that the IB Program offers.
Through our highly individualized College Counseling program, involving both students and their families, Country Day Upper School students find the college or university that best matches their goals and interests—a place where they will thrive, excel, and contribute.
We believe a culturally, ethnically, racially, and socioeconomically diverse community is essential to providing a rich learning environment for all children.
We believe the creative, innovative, and intelligent use of technology is critically important. By blending the best elements of traditional teaching and strong student/teacher relationships with the inventive nature of digital learning, our students will be ready for the future.
Artists in Residence
Our Artists in Residence program provides unique student experiences fueled by art and culture. In addition to bringing outside artists to campus to work directly with our students on special projects, Middle and Upper School students are offered opportunities to explore their talents and creative expression abroad.
Hance Family Gallery
The Hance Family Gallery exhibits artwork from our students, faculty, alumni, and visiting artists. Every year, we host an exhibit open to the public featuring works from special artists.
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Four full-time, licensed, nationally certified athletic trainers manage the prevention, assessment, treatment, and rehabilitation of sports-related injuries.
Our Top Giving Priority
The Country Day Fund is our top giving priority because it directly supports Country Day's greatest assets—our students and our teachers.
2016-17 Annual Report
This year's Annual Report celebrates "75 Points of Pride" and our strong legacy of philanthropy that has enabled Country Day to reach the 75-year mark as a leader in independent school education.