Detroit Country Day School

22305 W Thirteen Mile Road,
Franklin, MI, 48025-0480
Tel: (248)646-7717
Detroit Country Day School offers students from pre-school through high school an exemplary education rooted in academic vigor and a commitment to the full development of each student's potential.
Detroit Country Day School provides a superior college preparatory, liberal arts education to young people of cultural and intellectual diversity.
Detroit Country Day School promotes each student's in-depth exploration of the fine arts, from basic art concepts in pre-school to a full conservatory program in the upper grades.
Equally important, the school promotes the moral, character and leadership development of all students, enabling them to achieve excellence in their lives and careers, and play effective roles in their families and communities.
Detroit Country Day School also guides students in their physical development, believing it essential to the emergence of a well-rounded individual.
It offers a superior liberal arts curriculum at all levels, emphasizing Advanced Placement and college-level courses in grades nine through twelve.
The prestigious International Baccalaureate program, originally adopted by the school in 1980, qualifies graduates for international university admission or sophomore standing in many American colleges.
Every Detroit Country Day School graduate earns acceptance at four-year colleges and universities.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Independent Schools Association of the Central States
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Independent Michigan Schools (AIMS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1914

Student Body

Total Students n/a
Student Body Type Co-ed

Academics and Faculty

Number of AP Courses 28 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Please visit for a current curriculum guide  
Average SAT score 2010
Average ACT score 27
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Grades 9 through12-Tim Bearden, Grades 6 through 8-Julie Bianchi, Grades 3 through 5-Pre-KinLisa Zimmerman, Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 2-Jennifer Bullock
Admissions Associate Michele Reimer


Total Sports Offered 23 sports
Sports Alpine Skiing, Baseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cheering, Climbing, Cross Country, Dance, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Mountain Biking, Sailing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Ultimate Frisbee, VolleyballAlpine SkiingBaseball,
Cross CountryDance,
Field HockeyFootball,
GolfIce Hockey,
LacrosseMountain Biking,
Track and FieldUltimate Frisbee,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 1 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Please visit for current listing Please visit for current listing,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/05/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yeshivas Darchei Torah (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Yeshivas Darchei Torah Boys' School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Yeshivas Darchei Torah Boys' School (1.1 miles away)
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    Southfield , MI , 48076
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