Fort Worth Country Day School

4200 Country Day Ln
Fort Worth, TX 76109-0761
Tel: (817)302-3209
Grades: K-12 | 1113 students
The mission of Fort Worth Country Day is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college-preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics.The purpose of Fort Worth Country Day is to inspire the passion to learn, the courage to lead and the commitment to serve.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. State or regional independent school association
Independent Schools Association of the South West (ISAS)
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-12
Year Founded 1962

Student Body

Total Students 1113 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Fort Worth Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 142 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
57%
Number of AP Courses 22 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $19,640-$21,150
Admissions Director Kathy Lott

Sports

Total Sports Offered 16 sports
Sports Ballet, Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBalletBaseball,
BasketballCheering,
Cross CountryField Hockey,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

School Notes

  • For more than 50 years, Fort Worth Country Day has fostered the intellectual, physical, emotional and ethical development of K-12 students through an academically challenging college-preparatory program that emphasizes the humanities, sciences, arts, athletics and community service. 
  • The only Malone Family Foundation School in Texas, FWCD is a founding member of the Malone Schools Online Network (MSON) and one of 15 independent schools across the country providing MSON courses, networked through Stanford University, to its juniors and seniors. FWCD is the only independent school to offer an elective course in Engineering Design through the Infinity Project at Southern Methodist University. The school offers more than 100 courses in its Upper School, as well as 22 AP courses. 
  • Technology is integrated throughout the divisions to enhance the academic program. Students use iPads, laptop and desktop computers, and teachers have access to state-of-the-art interactive whiteboard technology in their classrooms. 
  • One hundred percent of FWCD graduates are accepted to four-year colleges and universities. Their acceptances demonstrate an outstanding level of preparation and the ability to contribute positively to the world. 

Profile last updated: 05/09/2016

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School Reviews

100% of Country Day's students continue on to college after graduation. The music, arts, sports and extracurricular activities are outstanding and plentiful. The academics are rigorous but do-able. The term college prep really does describes Fort Worth Country Day. One of the best aspects of FWCD is the sense of community however. Teachers and students create a almost a family and a caring environment that fosters learning.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/17/16

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The average private school tuition in Fort Worth, TX is $9,214 for elementary schools and $8,483 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fort Worth, TX is 80% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).