The Summit Country Day School

2161 Grandin Road,
Cincinnati, OH, 45208-0452
     Tel: (513)871-4700
Grades: NS - 12 | 856 students
Founded in 1890, The Summit Country Day School has maintained a proud legacy of excellence in independent, Catholic education.
We offer a superb coeducational learning experience to students from age 2 through grade 12 from throughout the greater Cincinnati/NKY area.
A nationally recognized Educating Leaders of Character program, The Summit also offers a compelling combination of small classes, caring faculty, academic rigor, and strong spiritual values.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12

Student Body

Total Students 856 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 15%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade The Summit Country Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 18 courses
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Jumpers Skirts Ties Shorts Pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Range 3900 to 19950
Admissions Director Kelley K. Schiess
Admissions Associate Elaine Pearl Age2-Gr. 4

School Notes:

The mission of The Summit is to challenge every student, faculty, and staff member to share fully the gifts that have been given to them by God; to grow in grace and wisdom; to develop spiritually, academically, physically, socially, and artistically; and to become people of character who value and improve the world they inherit.

Profile last updated: 09/03/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Purcell Marian High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springer School & Center (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Montessori Center Room (0.5 miles away)
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  • CincinnatiSpringer School & Center
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    2121 Madison Rd
    CincinnatiOH45208
    (513)871-6080
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    0.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • CincinnatiMontessori Center Room
    Montessori School
    2505 Riverside Dr
    CincinnatiOH45202
    (513)321-3282
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    0.5 mi | 12 students | Gr. PK-K                      
  • CincinnatiPurcell Marian High School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2935 Hackberry St
    CincinnatiOH45206
    (513)751-1230
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.9 mi | 408 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CincinnatiSt. Francis De Sales School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1602 Madison Road
    CincinnatiOH45206
    (513)961-1953
      (Roman Catholic)
    1 mi | 234 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CincinnatiHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Mary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    2845 Erie Ave
    CincinnatiOH45208
    (513)321-0703
      (Roman Catholic)
    1.2 mi | 519 students | Gr. K-9                      

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