Evergreen Country Day

  • Evergreen Country Day is a welcoming, innovative, independent school nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Evergreen, Colorado serving 18 month old to 8th grade students. Accredited through the Association of Colorado Independent Schools and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, Evergreen Country Day boasts a beautiful state of the art facilily and much more. Experiential Learning. Expeditionary Learning. Hands-On Learning. Active Learning. Student-Centered Learning. Project-Based Learning. We love it all, we embrace it all, and we believe in it all. We call it THRIVE.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Association of Colorado Independent Schools (ACIS)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedDyslexia/Language-based learning differences
Year Founded1971

Student Body

Total Studentsn/a
Student Body TypeCo-ed

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Admissions DirectorChristine Vinarcsik

School Notes

  • A few Evergreen Country Day Highlights:
  • Comprehensive and newly designed math program, Toddler through Grade 8
  • New computer science program spanning Toddler through Grade 8 that includes coding to robotics to applicaton development
  • A one-of-a-kind Journeys Program that combines outdoor education with social emotional learning, where students journey both physically, near to far (from our backyard to Nepal) and emotionally from a "me" orientation to a "we" orientation.  Proficiency based world language program led by a proficiency expert where students experience daily world language instruction and practice everyday
  • Kid-crazy facility complete with a bouldering wall, Lego table, giant Connect Four game, middle school student designed commons area, greehouse and a warm Great Hall area to welcome students and families each morning
  • Vertical friendship program spanning all ages and grades
  • Tuition Assistance
  • Bus service
  • Responsive Classroom trained teachers in elementary classes

Nearby Private Schools

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  • Evergreen
    Evergreen Country Day School
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    Grades: NS-8 | 205 students
    0.1 miles
    1093 Swede Gulch Rd
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    0.1 NS-8
  • Evergreen
    Vertical Skills Academy
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    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: 1-8 | 24 students
    2.3 miles
    32156 Castle Court Drive #201
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    2.3 1-8
  • Evergreen
    Grades: PK-3 | 73 students
    3.7 miles
    29740 Tourtdale Scenic Dr
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    3.7 PK-3
  • Evergreen
    Forest Heights Lodge School
    All-boys  | Special Education School
    Grades: 5-10 | 18 students
    4.8 miles
    4761 Forest Hill Rd
    Evergreen, CO 80439
    4.8 5-10
  • Golden
    Eagle Ridge KinderCare
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    Daycare / Preschool (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: NS-PK
    6.5 miles
    18601 Eagle Ridge Dr
    Golden, CO 80401
    6.5 NS-PK

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