Spartanburg Day School

1701 Skylyn Drive,
Spartanburg, SC, 29307-0293
Tel: (864)582-7539
The mission of Spartanburg Day School is to shape the intellectual, physical and moral development of its students in an environment that challenges, yet supports and nutures young people.
The school strives to guide students in their quest for self-understanding, to foster an awareness of human worth and dignity, and to instill an ethic of service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported dyslexia, adhd,add,
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 462 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 13%
State avg.: 14%
Students by Grade Spartanburg Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 71%
Average Class Size 12 students
Number of AP Courses 16 courses
Advanced Courses AP Art History, AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Calculus BC, AP Chemistry, AP English Literature, AP French Language, AP Latin Literature, AP Latin Virgil, AP Modern European History, AP Physics, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP US History  
Average SAT score 1216
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes 4K/5K-$7,040 1st-4th-$13,090 5th-8th-$14,300 9th-12th-$15,510
% on Financial Aid 25%
Acceptance Rate 77%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Shawn Wilson

Sports

Total Sports Offered 9 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chinese Club, Community Service Club, Drama Team, FCA Club, Jazz Band, Performance Band, Spanish Club, Volleyball Club Chinese Club, Drama Team, FCA Club, Jazz Band, Spanish Club, Community Service Club,
Performance Band,
Volleyball Club,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fairview Christian Academy (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Paul United Methodist Preschool (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Paul United Methodist Preschool (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Spartanburg St. Paul United Methodist Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    1320 Fernwood Glendale Rd
    Spartanburg , SC , 29307
    (864)582-2068
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Methodist)
    1.1  mi  |  120  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Spartanburg
    Westminster Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Presbyterian)
    309 Fernwood Drive
    Spartanburg , SC , 29307
    (864)585-8751
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Presbyterian)
    1.4  mi  |  100  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
  • Spartanburg
    Fairview Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    2058 Chesnee Hwy
    Spartanburg , SC , 29303
    (864)583-8924
    (Baptist)
    1.6  mi  |  64  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Spartanburg
    St. Paul The Apostle Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    152 Alabama Street
    Spartanburg , SC , 29302
    (864)582-6645
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.6  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Spartanburg
    First Baptist Weekday Preschool
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    250 E Main St
    Spartanburg , SC , 29306
    (864)699-4219
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Baptist)
    2.7  mi  |  9  students  |  Gr.  PK-KG

School Reviews

  • Recommended June 25, 2013 - My daughter has been at SDS since 4K and she will be entering 4th grade next year. I have been so impressed with the advanced curriculum, the quality teachers and with the small class size. In 4K, she went to PE 4 days a week, art 2x a week, and library, Chinese, Computer (Mac Lab) and Music all 1x a week. She could count from 1 to 100 in Chinese at the age of 4...In 3rd grade, she learned the skeletal system and the basics of Algebra in a math/science based class called Frontiers. In addition, she has developed so much confidence. The teachers encourage the kids to ask questions and to be inquirers at such a young age, that very little intimidates them...What a wonderful environment! I look forward to her middle and upper school years at SDS. In addition,their endowed art program is amazing! - Posted by Parent

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