Charleston Day School

     Tel: (843)377-0315
        
   
Grades: 1 - 8 | 211 students
Charleston Day School is a unique school, serving students in grades 1-8 on an urban campus located in the heart of historic Charleston, South Carolina.
Our student body of approximately 180 students thrives in this personal environment where all the students and faculty members know one another.
Charleston Day focuses on the primary, elementary and middle school years, and our program prepares students for the eventual challenges of high school, college, graduate school, and life.
The mission of Charleston Day School is to foster scholarship, integrity, respect and responsibility in our students.
This straightforward mission provides direction for each member of the school community and reminds us that academic development shares equal billing with the formation of character and integrity in our youngest generation.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Grades Offered Grades 1 - 8

Student Body

Total Students 211 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade Charleston Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is First Baptist School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is First Baptist School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is First Baptist School (0.4 miles away)
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  • CharlestonFirst Baptist School
      (Baptist)
    48 Meeting St
    CharlestonSC 29401
    (843)722-6646
      (Baptist)
    0.4 mi | 488 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • CharlestonThe Charleston Catholic School
      (Roman Catholic)
    888-A King St
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)577-4495
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.6 mi | 170 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonMason Preparatory School
    56 Halsey Blvd
    CharlestonSC 29401
    (843)723-0664
    0.8 mi | 335 students | Gr. 1-8                      
  • CharlestonAshley Hall School
    All-girls
    172 Rutledge Avenue
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)722-4088
    All-girls
    0.9 mi | 662 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • CharlestonCalvary Episcopal Day School
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    106 Line St
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)577-6721
    Daycare / Preschool  (Episcopal)
    1.3 mi | 35 students | Gr. PK-KG                      

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The average private school tuition in Charleston County, SC is $9,826 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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