Episcopal Day School

  • The mission of Episcopal Day School is to provide a strong foundation for life-long learning in a Christian community that treasures courage, leadership and excellence.
  • We believe that each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual needs; that a student's self-esteem is enhanced by positive academic and social experiences combined with mutual respect amongst students and staff; that a safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning; that students should be exposed to a variety of academic and enrichment activities using instructional practices which take into account a variety of learning styles; that students need to demonstrate their understanding of essential knowledge and skills, but also need to be actively involved in solving problems and producing quality work; that a student's spiritual growth can be slowly nurtured; that student learning should be the primary focus of all decisions impacting the future of the school; and, finally, that all students can learn.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Episcopal Schools (NAES)
State or regional independent school association
Religious AffiliationEpiscopal
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-5
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Year Founded1959
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students217 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
6%
State avg.: 16%
Students by Grade Episcopal Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
25%
Average Class Size12 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Dress must be neat, clean and appropriate for school)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,300
% on Financial Aid
15%

School Notes

  • The mission of Episcopal Day School is to provide a strong foundation for life long learning in a Christian community that treasures courage, leadership and excellence. We believe that each student is a valued individual with unique physical, social, emotional, spiritual, and intellectual needs; a student's self-esteem is enhanced by positive academic and social experiences along with mutual respect among and between students and staff; a safe and physically comfortable environment promotes student learning; students should be exposed to a variety of academic and enrichment activities using instructional practices which take into account a variety of learning styles; students need to not only demonstrate their understanding of essential knowledge and skills, but also need to be actively involved in solving problems and producing quality work; student learning, the chief priority of the school, should be the primary focus of all decisions impacting the work of the school; and all students can learn.
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  • Southern Pines
    Grades: PK-12 | 174 students
    0.4 miles
    400 S Bennett St
    Southern Pines, NC 28387
    (910)692-8311
    0.4 PK-12
    174
  • Carthage
    Grades: NS-12 | 304 students
    2.6 miles
    1487 Rays Bridge Road
    Carthage, NC 28327
    (910)695-1874
    2.6 NS-12
    304

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Great school been there since 3 k. The teachers are soooo nice and teach you a lot. Overall it is the best school in Moore county
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