Kirk Day School

  • Kirk Day School, a private Christian school nestled in the heart of west St. Louis County, is distinguished by the strength of a proven academic program grounded in a Christian worldview.
  • Students experience the benefits of small classes, foreign languages, and a wide variety of extracurricular activities in athletics, technology, and the arts.
  • The curriculum meets the educational goals of each student, including the academically gifted who are further challenged through individualized instruction and dynamic learning programs.
  • A warm and diverse community draws students from over 32 zip codes and 60 churches.
  • Through a challenging and proven academic curriculum, students are provided with the educational foundations necessary for them to succeed with excellence at the secondary school level and beyond.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Christian Schools International (CSI)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Presbyterian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten-6
ADD/ADHD Support Yes
Year Founded 1992

Student Body

Total Students 298 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade Kirk Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
Average Class Size 15 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $8,690
Tuition Notes Full day tuition for 2017-2018 is $8690. Half day options for early childhood classes are offered at a reduced rate. Please see Tuition & Fees brochure on our website for available discounts and details.
% on Financial Aid
Admissions Director Jennifer Rush
Admissions Associate Jeannie Venard


Total Sports Offered 6 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 11 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Baseball Team, Basketball Team, Chess Club, Golf Team, KDS Singers Choir, Lego Robotics Club, STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) Enrichment, Soccer Team, Softball Team, Upper School Band, Volleyball Team Baseball Team, Chess Club, Golf Team, Soccer Team, Softball Team, Basketball Team,
KDS Singers Choir,
Lego Robotics Club,
STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, Mathematics) Enrichment,
Upper School Band,
Volleyball Team,

School Notes

  • Graduates of Kirk Day School excel academically, participate actively, and engage the world with a strong spiritual foundation.
  • Over 75% of Kirk Day School`s alumni graduate high school with academic honors.
  • Kirk Day School provides timeless foundations to 21st century learners in both faith and academics.
  • Students come to know the foundations of the Christian faith through Biblically grounded teaching from a nurturing and loving faculty that walks alongside them as they grow in relationship with our God.
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The average private school tuition in Saint Louis, MO is $11,009 for elementary schools and $16,710 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Saint Louis, MO is 83% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).