Dutchess Day School

     Tel: (845)677-5014
        
   
Grades: PK - 8 | 137 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 137 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 5%
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Dutchess Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 80%

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Admissions Director Christine Whiting
Admissions Associate Eileen Shaw

Sports

Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Soccer, Squash, Tennis, VolleyballBasketballCross Country,
Field HockeyGolf,
SoccerSquash,
TennisVolleyball,

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.

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Maplebrook School (4.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Joseph School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St Joseph School (3.6 miles away)
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  • MillbrookSt Joseph School
      (Roman Catholic)
    Po Box 587
    MillbrookNY 12545
    (845)677-3670
      (Roman Catholic)
    3.6 mi | 153 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • AmeniaMaplebrook School
    Special Education School
    5142 Route 22
    AmeniaNY 12501
    (845)373-8191
    Special Education School
    4.7 mi | 100 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • MillbrookMillbrook School
    131 Millbrook School Rd
    MillbrookNY 12545
    (845)677-8261
    6 mi | 286 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Salt PointRainbows End Child Dev Center
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    Po Box 214 123 Hibernia Road
    Salt PointNY 12578
    (845)266-4329
    Daycare / Preschool  (Non-sectarian)
    6.5 mi | 28 students | Gr. NS-PK                      
  • Clinton CornersUpton Lake Christian School
      (Christian)
    Po Box 63
    Clinton CornersNY 12514
    (845)266-3497
      (Christian)
    8.3 mi | 75 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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