Savannah Country Day School

824 Stillwood Drive
Savannah, GA 31419-0314
     Tel: (912)925-8800
        
   
Grades: PK - 12 | 921 students
The Savannah Country Day School seeks to prepare students of academic and personal promise to meet with confidence, imagination, and integrity the challenges of college and of life.
In partnership with supportive families, we strive to cultivate in each student the desire and the discipline to grow in wisdom, to lead lives of personal honor, to appreciate beauty, to pursue physical well-being, and to serve others with a generous, compassionate spirit.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Georgia Accrediting Commission
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1905

Student Body

Total Students 921 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 16%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Savannah Country Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 79%
Average Class Size 16 students
Number of AP Courses 20 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Economics, AP English Lang/American Lit, AP English Language, AP English Lit/Western Masterpieces, AP English Literature, AP French, AP French Language, AP Government/Politics US, AP Physics, AP Physics B, AP Spanish Language, AP Statistics, AP Statistics, AP Studio Art, AP Studio Art: Drawing, AP United States History, AP US History, AP Western Masterpieces  
Average SAT score 1950
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform PreK-12)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $7,610
Tuition Notes PreK $7610 Kindergarten $11.080 First through Fifth Grades $13,560 Sixth through Eighth Grades $15,840 Ninth through Twelfth Grades $16,160
% on Financial Aid 20%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,600
Acceptance Rate 50%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Terri Slater Barfield
Admissions Associate Josceline Reardon

Sports

Total Sports Offered 14 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCrew,
Cross CountryDance,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWrestling,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Jazz Band, Math Team, Orchestra, Quiz Bowl, Ronald McDonald House, SALSA (Students Advocating Living Substance Free), Theater 15 Chorus, Jazz Band, Math Team, Orchestra, Quiz Bowl, Theater 15, Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Ronald McDonald House,
SALSA (Students Advocating Living Substance Free),

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Bethesda Home For Boys School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Frances Cabrini Catholic School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest preschool is St. Frances Cabrini Catholic School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Savannah
    11500 Middleground Road
    SavannahGA 31419
    (912)925-6249
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 100 students                      
  • Savannah
    St. James Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    8412 Whitefield Avenue
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)355-3132
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.4 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 340 students                      
  • Savannah
    9520 Ferguson Ave
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)351-2055
    All-boys
    2.8 mi | Gr. 5-12 | 97 students                      
  • Savannah
    Chatham Academy
    Special Education School
    4 Oglethorpe Professional Blvd
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)354-4047
    Special Education School
    2.9 mi | Gr. 1-12 | n/a students                      
  • Savannah
    310 Benfield Dr
    SavannahGA 31406
    (912)353-1974
    Daycare / Preschool
    3.5 mi | Gr. UG | 29 students                      

School Reviews

6 days ago
I went to Country Day K-12 and can honestly say it prepared me so much for the rigor of academics I''m presented with in college. The Teachers were very well-educated and approachable, there was a vast array of clubs and sports to join, and the college counselor is available with advice from your freshman year. Now that I am studying engineering, I feel that I have an advantage to my peers who went to larger, public schools.
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