St Michaels Country Day School

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  • St. Michael's Country Day School Teaches the value of integrity, responsibility, tolerance, respect, and compassion
  • Provides an environment that allows for security, risk-taking, and personal growth,
  • Educates the whole child by focusing on cognitive, affective, and physical development,
  • Provides a creative, comprehensive, preparatory curriculum, Offers avenues of support for the unique and varied learning needs of all students,
  • Fosters creative talent by exposing students to a variety of individual and collaborative experiences in the visual and performing arts,
  • Offers interscholastic team sports which blend individual skills with the concepts of team, play, team goals, and sportsmanship,
  • Cultivates relevant experiences in technology and information literacy that will enable students to respond productively to the 21st century,
  • Endorses global awareness through good citizenship, social responsibility, and community service.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1941

Student Body

Total Students196 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 21%
Students by GradeSt Michaels Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$20,950
Tuition NotesPreschool and Prekindergarten (8:30 AM – 3:00 PM): $12,800 Kindergarten (8:00 AM – 3:00 PM): $20,950 Grade 1 – Grade 4 (7:50 AM – 2:50 PM): $21,950 Grade 5 -Grade 8 (7:50 AM – 2:50 PM): $24,950
% on Financial Aid
60%
Average Financial Aid Grant$10,000
Admissions DirectorErin Schmidt

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBasketball, Field Hockey, Soccer, Squash, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter TrackBasketballField Hockey,
SoccerSquash,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Band, Drama, Student Council, Studio Art, Yearbook Band, Drama, Studio Art, Yearbook, Student Council,

School Notes

Our Mission: St. Michael`s Country Day School provides a dynamic curriculum that is built on excellence and inspires students to:Learn with confidence. Lead with character. Achieve lasting success 

Philosophy Statement
At St. Michael`s Country Day School, we believe that the foundations of human character are formed at a young age and that our ability to inspire these character traits will determine the future success of our students, our community, and our world.

We are a learning community that:
  • Embraces the principle that Persistence is at the core of every successful endeavor;
  • Encourages our students to be Attentive and to focus on goals and that draw from personal strengths and passions;
  • Empowers our students to live a life of Courage by being risk takers, innovators, and leaders who are willing to stand up for what is right;Values Flexibility as the foundation for critical thinking, creativity, and problem solving;
  • Prepares our students to become Responsible global citizens and confident communicators;Instills confidence and the value of critical self-reflection through Organization;
  • Broadens our student`s awareness of the world as they Collaborate in a community of inclusion, tolerance, equity, and justice;Inspires students to find joy in learning and to approach all challenges with a Positive Attitude.
  • Nurtures empathy, compassion, and a lifelong commitment to community service through acts of Generosity.
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