St. Michaels Country Day School

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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked RI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 207 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $20,950
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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St. Michaels Country Day School places among the top 20% of private schools in Rhode Island for:

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School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Year Founded
1941

Student Body

Total Students
207 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 26%
Students by Grade
St. Michaels Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
7:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
12 students

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Preschool 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 Director
Erin Schmidt

Sports

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.
5 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.
Club or Organization:
Student Council, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Drama, Studio Art

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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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked RI School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 207 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $20,950
  • Average class size: 12 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Rhode Island is $12,879 for elementary schools and $26,500 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Rhode Island is 74% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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