Dutchess Day School

Dutchess Day School is a preschool through eighth grade school that values children's natural curiosity and fosters an enduring enthusiasm for learning.
In an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect, students are encouraged to take intellectual risks and to develop independence, confidence, and imagination.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 178 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,750
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1955

Student Body

Total Students
178 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
12%
State avg.: 41%
Students by Grade
Dutchess Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
80%
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Financial Aid is available
% on Financial Aid
35%
Admissions Director
Christine Whiting
Admissions Associate
Eileen Shaw

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

School Notes

  • The school seeks diversity and welcomes families with varied backgrounds. All parents are invited to work with the faculty and students as partners in learning.

School Reviews

Endorse Dutchess Day School. Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards
Endorse this school:

Recent Articles

Identifying Your School's Brand
Identifying Your School's Brand
Creating a brand identity for your school is an essential part of your marketing strategy. We walk you through the process.
7 Reasons Why Private School May Be The Right Choice
7 Reasons Why Private School May Be The Right Choice
Private schools come in a wide variety of educational approaches. We show you how to refine your school search.
What A Teacher Does
June 01, 2021
What A Teacher Does
A teacher wears many hats. Here's a look at her duties and responsibilities.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 178 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $22,750
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

Request Information

Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Dutchess County, NY is $28,083 for elementary schools and $34,625 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Dutchess County, NY is 64% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

Related School Videos

Quick Links