Dutchess Day School

Tel: (845)677-5014
Grades: PK-8 | 163 students
Dutchess Day School is a preschool through eighth grade school that values children's natural curiosity and fosters an enduring enthusiasm for learning.
In an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect, students are encouraged to take intellectual risks and to develop independence, confidence, and imagination.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded 1955

Student Body

Total Students 163 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Dutchess Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Financial Aid is available
Admissions Director Christine Whiting
Admissions Associate Eileen Shaw


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Squash, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyLacrosse,

School Notes

  • The school seeks diversity and welcomes families with varied backgrounds. All parents are invited to work with the faculty and students as partners in learning.

Profile last updated: 09/16/2015

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The average private school tuition in Dutchess County, NY is $35,403 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dutchess County, NY is 84% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).