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

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
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.: 28%
Students by Grade Buckley Country Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 13 students
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Ann Duffy
Admissions Associate Jennifer Hinson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Dance, Flag Football, Lacrosse, Soccer, SoftballBaseballBasketball,
DanceFlag Football,
LacrosseSoccer,
Softball

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Mesiuta Of Roslyn (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Henry Viscardi School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Henry Viscardi School (0.3 miles away)
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  • RoslynMesiuta Of Roslyn
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    RoslynNY11576
    (516)877-2131
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    0.1 mi | 28 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • AlbertsonHenry Viscardi School
    Special Education School
    201 I U Willets Rd
    AlbertsonNY11507
    (516)465-1695
    Special Education School
    0.3 mi | 163 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • ManhassetOur Lady Of Grace Montessori School
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    ManhassetNY11030
    (516)365-9832
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  • Great NeckNorth Shore Hebrew Academy High School
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    400 N Service Rd
    Great NeckNY11020
    (516)487-2424
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    1 mi | 385 students | Gr. 9-12                      
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    25 Mayfair Road
    New Hyde ParkNY11040
    (516)354-5618
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