Scottsdale Country Day School

Tel: (480)452-5777
Grades: NS-8 | 80 students
Scottsdale Country Day School has maximum class sizes of 15 students, low tuition of $5,500 per year, and an excellent staff.
A wonderful and nurturing environment ensures students feel safe and free to learn to their potential.
With programs including Mandarin, Spanish, P.E., music, drama, and art, students are stimulated and motivated to become lifelong learners!

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool-8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported All
Year Founded 2011

Student Body

Total Students 80 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 36%
Students by Grade Scottsdale Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 8 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 10 courses
Classroom Dress Code Formal
(School Uniform)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $5,500
Tuition Notes Sibling discounts available Scholarships available
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $1,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Steve Prahcharov


Total Sports Offered 1 sports
Sports SoccerSoccer


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Soccer, Gymnastics, Dance, Music, Table Tennis Soccer, Gymnastics, Dance, Music, Table Tennis,

School Notes:

  • Scottsdale Country Day School provides a broad and balanced curriculum in small class sizes. We are dedicated to educational excellence at a reasonable tuition price for families. With over 50 years of collective private school teaching experience, the faculty and staff at SCDS nurture the growth in young people of respect, responsibility, vision, and individuality. Tailored courses seek to provide opportunities for the achievement of excellence in the academic, aesthetic, cultural, and sporting spheres. SCDS provides a friendly and caring school environment in which pupils thrive and are valued for their individual contribution to the school community. Students are given every assistance and encouragement to reach their potential, discover talents through participation and contribution, and take responsibility for their progress. Teaching is class based with each subject taught by a highly qualified specialist. Technology is integrated in each classroom in order to enhance the creativity and innovation of its teachers and students alike.

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is Brightmont Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chaparral Christian Preschool & Kindergarten (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Chaparral Christian Preschool & Kindergarten (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Scottsdale
    Chaparral Christian Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Christian)
    Grades: PK-K | 63 students
    1 miles
    6451 E Shea Blvd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
  • Scottsdale
    Blessed Sacrament Preschool & Kindergarten
    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-K | 76 students
    1.1 miles
    11300 N 64th St
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
  • Paradise Valley
    Grades: NS-8 | 151 students
    1.3 miles
    4800 E Doubletree Ranch Rd
    Paradise Valley, AZ 85253
  • Scottsdale
    Grades: K | 71 students
    1.6 miles
    6520 E Cactus Rd
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254
  • Scottsdale
    Brightmont Academy
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 6-12
    1.7 miles
    6990 E.Shea Blvd, Suite 120
    Scottsdale, AZ 85254

School Reviews

Their small class size and professional staff affords them the ability to customize the curriculum to each child''s needs. They have created an atmosphere where each child wants to participate and do their best. It''s amazing that after the 3 R''s there''s still time for foreign languages, music, etiquette, PE, and I-Pads.
- Posted by Parent, 12/11/12

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The average private school tuition in Maricopa County, AZ is $6,043 for elementary schools and $15,576 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Maricopa County, AZ is 87% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).