Buckley Country Day School

2 I U Willets Road
Roslyn, NY 11576-0115
Tel: (516)627-1910
Grades: NS-8 | 323 students
Buckley Country Day School is an independent, coeducational day school providing a superior elementary education to an intellectually capable and diverse student body in grades toddler through eight.
Buckley provides the foundation that enables our students to achieve their full potential and excel as educated, ethical, and self-confident individuals.
Our graduates are well prepared for entry into, and success in, secondary schools and beyond.
Buckley is committed to providing a rigorous, classical education that focuses on scholastic achievement.
Emphasis is placed on core skills in reading, writing, and mathematics, using a broad repertoire of teaching techniques and technologies.
These skills are enhanced by their integration throughout the curriculum. Our faculty creates experiences that foster critical thinking, problem solving, and collaboration.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded 1923

Student Body

Total Students 323 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
46%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Buckley Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
85%
Average Class Size 15 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Colleen Fortuna
Admissions Associate Emily Bluth

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Gymnastics, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
DanceFlag Football,
GymnasticsLacrosse,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and Field

School Notes

  • Buckley Country Day School is an independent, coeducational day school providing a superior elementary education to an intellectually capable and diverse student body in grades toddler through eight. Buckley provides the foundation that enables our students to achieve their full potential and excel as educated, ethical, and self-confident individuals. Our graduates are well prepared for entry into, and success in, secondary schools and beyond. Buckley is committed to providing a rigorous, classical education that focuses on scholastic achievement. Emphasis is placed on core skills in reading, writing, and mathematics, using a broad repertoire of teaching techniques and technologies. These skills are enhanced by their integration throughout the curriculum. Our faculty creates experiences that foster critical thinking, problem solving, and collaboration.

Profile last updated: 07/16/2015

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