Ready for College

Class of 2016


Class Highlights

  • 119 graduates will attend 57 different colleges.
  • Admitted to 142 different colleges in 22 different states and Washington, DC.
  • 22 student-athletes are playing at the collegiate level.
  • 58% of the class will attend colleges and universities outside of North Carolina.
  • $8.6 million total scholarship offers based on academic merit, athletic abilities, or special talents.
  • 819 applications submitted by 119 seniors.

Scholarships of Note

  • 33 students earned more than $100,000 in total scholarship offers
    • Morehead-Cain Scholarship (UNC-Chapel Hill)
    • College-sponsored National Merit Scholarship (Northeastern University)
    • Chancellor’s Science Scholars Program (UNC-Chapel Hill)
    • National Merit Hispanic Recognition Program
    • Schools accepting one or more seniors into their Honors programs: University of Alabama, College of Charleston, University of Georgia, University of Mississippi, UNC-Chapel Hill, Northeastern University, University of South Carolina, Southern Methodist University, University of Virginia

Athletic Accomplishments

22 graduates will continue their athletics careers at the collegiate level:
  • Baseball: Furman University
  • Men’s Basketball: Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Field Hockey: Denison University, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Football: Elon University, Purdue University, Sewanee: The University of the South
  • Women’s Golf: Birmingham-Southern College
  • Men’s Lacrosse: Colgate University, Denison University, Roanoke College
  • Women’s Lacrosse: Connecticut College, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Denison University, UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Men’s Soccer: Davidson College, Elon University
  • Women’s Soccer: NC State University
  • Men's Tennis: UNC-Chapel Hill
  • Women’s Tennis: Florida Southern College

See a list of all college acceptances in the last four years. View a 2016 Commencement video.

Charlotte Country Day School
1440 Carmel Rd Road, Charlotte,
NC North Carolina 28226
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