Savannah Country Day School

824 Stillwood Drive
Savannah, GA 31419-0314
Tel: (912)925-8800
Grades: NS-12 | 1006 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 Nursery/Preschool-12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia, Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1905

Student Body

Total Students 1006 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade Savannah Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
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
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Uniform PreK-12)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $9,200
Tuition Notes PreK $9200 Kindergarten $13320 First through Fifth Grades $13560 Sixth through Twelfth Grades $19050
% on Financial Aid
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Terri Slater Barfield
Admissions Associate Amy Pinckney


Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Dance, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryDance,
Track and FieldVolleyball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 8 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Chorus, Fellowship of Christian Athletes, Jazz Band, Math Team, Orchestra, Quiz Bowl, Ronald McDonald House, SALSA (Students Advocating Living Substance Free) Chorus, Jazz Band, Math Team, Orchestra, Quiz Bowl, Fellowship of Christian Athletes,
Ronald McDonald House,
SALSA (Students Advocating Living Substance Free),

Nearby Private 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)
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools Public Schools
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Savannah
    Grades: PK-8 | 100 students
    1.8 miles
    11500 Middleground Road
    Savannah, GA 31419
  • Savannah
    Grades: PK-8 | 340 students
    2.4 miles
    8412 Whitefield Avenue
    Savannah, GA 31406
  • Savannah
    Grades: 5-12 | 97 students
    2.8 miles
    9520 Ferguson Ave
    Savannah, GA 31406
  • Savannah
    Chatham Academy
    Special Education School
    Grades: 1-12
    2.9 miles
    4 Oglethorpe Professional Blvd
    Savannah, GA 31406
  • Savannah
    Grades: UG | 29 students
    3.5 miles
    310 Benfield Dr
    Savannah, GA 31406

School Reviews

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.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/24/15

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The average private school tuition in Savannah, GA is $7,577 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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