Miami Country Day School

601 Ne 107th St
Miami, FL 33161-0332
Tel: (305)779-7230
Grades: PK-12 | 1182 students
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Miami Country Day School was funded in 1938 as a residential proprietary boarding school for Boys through eighth grade and has evolved remarkably over the past 76 years.
The school has become a coeducational, nonprofit, interdenominational school with approximately 1225 students in Pre-Kindergarten 3 through grade 12 representing approximately 44 countries.
The school's first twelfth grade graduating class was in 1981.
The education of the whole person, including the six potentials: intellectual, spiritual, social, aesthetic, physical, and emotional, and emphasis on the core values of honor, respect, wisdom and compassion, are fostered with a strong college preparatory program.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1938

Student Body

Total Students 1182 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
38%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade Miami Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 31 / rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $18,067
% on Financial Aid
13%
Admissions Director Ingrid Palmisano

Sports

Total Sports Offered 13 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Water PoloBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,
Water Polo

School Notes

  • The mission of Miami Country Day School is to educate the whole child with a uniquely diverse, comprehensive, and well-balanced educational experience. A multi-faceted curriculum focuses on the development a childs' six areas of potential: Physical, Aesthetic, Intellectual, Emotional, Social, and Spiritual. An innovative blend of traditional and cutting-edge teaching methodologies support students along an integrated continuum of learning. Rigorous academics, advanced technology and extensive enrichment programs are balanced with a focus on values, character development, and a keen awareness of the rewards and responsibilities of global citizenship. The result is a student with the consciousness, capacity, and confidence for success in college and life in the 21st century.

Profile last updated: 08/28/2015

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