Hickory Day School

2535 21st Avenue Ne,
Hickory, NC, 28601-0286
Tel: (828)256-9492
Grades: PK - 8 | 57 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)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarians
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 57 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Hickory Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 25%
Average Class Size 5 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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  • Hickory Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Stephen Lutheran School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2304 Springs Rd Ne
    Hickory , NC , 28601
    (828)256-2166
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    0.9  mi  |  263  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Hickory
    Tabernacle Christian School
    (Baptist)
    1225 29th Avenue Dr Ne
    Hickory , NC , 28601
    (828)324-9936
    (Baptist)
    1.7  mi  |  109  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Hickory
    Little Folks School East
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    410 21st Street Se
    Hickory , NC , 28602
    (828)327-9983
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Nonsectarians)
    2.2  mi  |  10  students  |  Gr.  PK-NS
  • Conover Christian Family Academy
    (Christian)
    4643 County Home Road
    Conover , NC , 28613
    (828)256-8474
    (Christian)
    2.2  mi  |  92  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Hickory University Christian High School
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    602 7th Avenue NE
    Hickory , NC , 28601
    (828)855-2995
    (Lutheran Church -- Missouri Synod)
    2.8  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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