Wayne Country Day School

  • Wayne Country Day School is an independent , co-educational day school, educationing students in grades 3K through 12.
  • With a strong belief in its mission to challenge and nurture its students in a safe, diverse environment, to inspire them to commit themselves to excellence in preparation for college and the world beyond.
  • Wuth a very low student to teacher ratio, the Wayne Country Day School culture features a family-like student body where each student matters and all students are important.

School Overview

Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1968

Student Body

Total Students326 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
18%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeWayne Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio9:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
31%
Average Class Size14 students
Advanced CoursesArt History, Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus, BC, Computer Science Principles, English Lang & Comp, English Lit & Comp, Music Theory, Physics 1, Physics 2, Physics C, Psychology, Spanish Lang & Comp, Studio Art, US History, World History
Average SAT score1230
Average ACT score29
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$10,500
Tuition NotesThe tuition above is the highest rate, for Upper School (grades 7-12)
% on Financial Aid
35%
Average Financial Aid Grant$2,700
Acceptance Rate
65%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorElidia Eason

Sports

Total Sports Offered11 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Rugby, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
RugbySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,
Volleyball

School Notes

  • Wayne Country Day School is an independent , co-educational day school, educationing students in grades 2 1/2K through 12. With a strong belief in its mission to challenge and encourage its students to commit themselves to excellence in preparation for college and the world beyond, Wayne Country Day supports its students' academic and social development in a safe, disciplined, family-oriented environment. Wayne Country Day School challenges and encourages its students to commit themselves to personal excellence in preparation for college and the world beyond.
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The average private school tuition in North Carolina is $7,804 for elementary schools and $9,741 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in North Carolina is 86% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).