Hickory Day School

2535 21st Avenue NE,
Hickory, NC, 28601-0286
     Tel: (828)256-9492
Grades: PK - 8 | 124 students
Hickory Day School instills a love of learning as a hallmark of academic excellence in an enriched learning environment, inspiring knowledgeable, principled and compassionate students reflecting global perspectives.
We develop individual talents, skills and abilities by promoting active participation in a wide range of academic, athletic and extracurricular activities within a supportive, nurturing environment.
We foster a sustained love of learning allowing students to acquire a critical mass of significant knowledge by exploring themes of inquiry, which have global relevance and importance.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
International Baccalaureate (IB) World School
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 8
Learning Programs Supported Small student to teacher ratio allows faculty to address learning differences
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 124 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 22 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 11 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Monday-Thursday = khaki and collared shirts; Fridays = jeans/casual)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes See web site for complete tuition details per grade level.
Admissions Director Janice Dollar

Sports

Total Sports Offered 2 sports
Sports Basketball, SoccerBasketballSoccer,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Tabernacle Christian School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St Stephen Lutheran School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Tabernacle Christian School (1.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HickoryHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St Stephen Lutheran School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2304 Springs Rd Ne
    HickoryNC28601
    (828)256-2166
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.9 mi | 173 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • HickoryTabernacle Christian School
      (Baptist)
    1225 29th Avenue Dr Ne
    HickoryNC28601
    (828)324-9936
      (Baptist)
    1.7 mi | 109 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • HickoryLittle Folks School East
    Daycare / Preschool
    410 21st Street Se
    HickoryNC28602
    (828)327-9983
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.2 mi | 10 students | Gr. PK-NS                      
  • ConoverChristian Family Academy
      (Christian)
    4643 County Home Road
    ConoverNC28613
    (828)256-8474
      (Christian)
    2.2 mi | 92 students | Gr. K-12                      
  • HickoryUniversity Christian High School
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    602 7th Avenue NE
    HickoryNC28601
    (828)855-2995
      (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.8 mi | 55 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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