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Fairfield Country Day School is an independent school for boys, grades pre kindergarten through 9.
Founded in 1936, Fairfield Country Day provides an educational community dedicated to the personal growth and intellectual development of boys.
Small class sizes allow teachers to gain an in depth knowledge of each boys’ learning style.
That knowledge enables teachers to foster the enjoyment of learning and achieve academic success.
The curriculum is designed for the mastery of core subjects while providing a range of broader offerings.
Fairfield Country Day School prepares students to succeed in the most demanding secondary schools while identifying their personal passions and academic interests.

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Fairfield Country Day School ranks among the top 20% of private schools in Connecticut for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-9
Year Founded
1936

Student Body

Total Students
252 students
Student Body Type
% Students of Color
11%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade
Fairfield Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code
Formal
(Khaki pants, button down shirt, tie, blazer)

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
Feb. 8
Admissions Director
Joe Isola
Admissions Associate
Jesse Crouch

Sports

Total Sports Offered
8 sports

School Notes

  • Fairfield Country Day School educates the whole student— intellectual, emotional, social, physical and moral. Inside the classroom, out on the playing field, or in the dining room, faculty use all aspects of the day as learning opportunities. The extraordinary sense of community and individual attention to each student provide an environment that fosters intellectual and personal growth throughout each day. Teachers recognize each student’s accomplishments and encourage resiliency through the challenges that they may confront. To instill strong ethics and morals, all members of the community are expected to live by the school honor code. The core principles of integrity and respect are evident throughout daily life at Country Day.

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Did You Know?

The average private school tuition in Fairfield County, CT is $23,100 for elementary schools and $33,605 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Fairfield County, CT is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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