The Summit Country Day School

The Summit Country Day School Photo #1 - Founded in 1890, The Summit maintains a beautiful 24-acre campus and a 16-acre Athletic Complex located 10 minutes north on I-71. Ten local school districts provide bussing to the school. The Summit maintains a bus to the northern communities of Mason and West Chester.
Founded in 1890, The Summit Country Day School has maintainedaproud legacy of excellence in independent, Catholiceducation.
We offer a superb coeducational learning experience tostudentsfrom age 2 through grade 12 from throughout thegreaterCincinnati/NKY area.
A nationally recognized Educating Leaders of Characterprogram,The Summit also offers a compelling combination of smallclasses,caring faculty, academic rigor, and strong spiritualvalues.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious AffiliationRoman Catholic
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1890
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students1,031 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade The Summit Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers120 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses22 courses
Advanced Courses22 AP courses offered. Please see curr. map or naviage to Upper School Academic tab
Matriculation DataMatric. DataLink to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(Jumpers Skirts Ties Shorts Pants)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition NotesRange $6630 to 22,250
Admissions DirectorKelley K. Schiess
Admissions AssociateElaine Pearl 18 months-Age 6


Total Sports Offered17 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Cross Country, Diving, Field Hockey, Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, Volleyball, Winter Track, WrestlingBaseballBasketball,
BowlingCross Country,
DivingField Hockey,
TennisTrack and Field,
VolleyballWinter Track,

School Notes

  • The mission of The Summit is to challenge everystudent,faculty, and staff member to share fully the gifts thathave beengiven to them by God; to grow in grace and wisdom; todevelopspiritually, academically, physically, socially, andartistically;and to becomeleaders of character who value andimprove theworld they inherit.
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