Westchester Country Day School

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Westchester Country Day School Photo #1 - Westchester Country Day is a college preparatory school that seeks to educate each child toward moral, academic, artistic, and athletic excellence in a nurturing, family environment where students, teachers, and parents support one another.
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Westchester Country Day School Photo #1 - Westchester Country Day is a college preparatory school that seeks to educate each child toward moral, academic, artistic, and athletic excellence in a nurturing, family environment where students, teachers, and parents support one another.
Westchester Country Day School Photo #2 - Opportunities in the arts range from visual to performing to and music. Arts education begins in kindergarten and is an integral part of the curriculum through graduation. All students have the opportunity to participate in the All-School Musical, presented each fall.
Westchester Country Day School Photo #3 - Athletics are an integral piece of the Westchester student experience, with opportunities to play on Middle School, Junior Varsity and Varsity teams in a variety of sports.
Westchester Country Day School Photo #4 - Westchester students learn inside and outside of the classroom, with character education weaved through the curriculum in PK-12 classes. Lower School students grow vegetables which are utilized in the cafeteria; Middle School students travel to area schools and nursing homes to donate their time; Upper School students must complete a service project as a requirement for graduation.
Westchester Country Day School Photo #5 - Westchester Country Day School values high academic standards in grades PK-12 and boasts 100% college acceptances for graduating seniors.
Westchester Country Day School Photo #6 - Westchester Country Day School considers it a vital part of our mission to make our college preparatory program available to talented and ambitious students throughout the Triad regardless of the family's ability to pay. With this goal in mind, WCDS offers a range of tuitions to help bright students and their families to join our school.
  • Westchester Country Day is a college preparatory school that seeks to educate each child toward moral, academic, artistic, and athletic excellence in a nurturing, family environment where students, teachers, and parents support one another.
  • Westchester Country Day cultivates a caring, learning environment that fosters a strong sense of self-discovery.
  • Supportive relationships among peers and a dedicated, accessible, and highly qualified faculty form important parts of the Westchester Country Day experience.
  • The school provides a challenging college-preparatory academic program in core subjects and technology.
  • Strong fine arts and athletic programs offer students a variety of ways to define their unique talents.
  • The school's faculty deems critical the integration of moral growth with that of the intellectual and the physical. Finally, Westchester Country Day strives to instill students, staff, and parents with a sense of school community as well as the community at large.
  • The school is committed to enrolling young men and women of strong character and academic promise who come from families of varied social, economic, religious, ethnic, and racial backgrounds.

Top Placements

Westchester Country Day School places among the top 20% of private schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association of Independent Schools
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs SupportedMild Learning Differences
Year Founded1967

Student Body

Total Students428 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
21%
State avg.: 16%
Students by GradeWestchester Country Day School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
44%
Average Class Size16 students
Number of AP Courses15 courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(No uniforms)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Tuition Notes6150-18710
% on Financial Aid
40%
Average Financial Aid Grant$8,000
Admissions DirectorKerie Beth Scott
Admissions AssociateAshley Timberlake

Sports

Total Sports Offered10 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Swimming, Tennis, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
GolfSoccer,
SwimmingTennis,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

School Notes

  • Westchester Country Day is a college preparatory school that seeks to educate each child toward moral, academic, artistic, and athletic excellence in a nurturing, family environment where students, teachers, and parents support one another.
  • Westchester Country Day cultivates a caring, learning environment that fosters a strong sense of self-discovery.
  • Supportive relationships among peers and a dedicated, accessible, and highly qualified faculty form important parts of the Westchester Country Day experience.
  • The school provides a challenging college-preparatory academic program in core subjects and technology.
  • Strong fine arts and athletic programs offer students a variety of ways to define their unique talents.
  • The school's faculty deems critical the integration of moral growth with that of the intellectual and the physical. Finally, Westchester Country Day strives to instill students, staff, and parents with a sense of school community as well as the community at large.
  • The school is committed to enrolling young men and women of strong character and academic promise who come from families of varied social, economic, religious, ethnic, and racial backgrounds.

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  • Greensboro
    Grades: PK-12 | 777 students
    18.4 miles
    5041 Lawndale Drive
    Greensboro, NC 27455
    (336)288-8590
    18.4 PK-12
    777
  • High Point
    Grades: PK-12 | 683 students
    3.6 miles
    800 Phillips Ave
    High Point, NC 27262
    (336)841-8702
    3.6 PK-12
    683
  • High Point
    Grades: K-12 | 1255 students
    4.8 miles
    1917 N Centennial Street
    High Point, NC 27262
    (336)884-3333
    4.8 K-12
    1255
  • Charlotte
    Grades: K-12 | 1598 students
    68.3 miles
    5800 Sardis Road
    Charlotte, NC 28270
    (704)887-7040
    68.3 K-12
    1598
  • High Point
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    Grades: 1-12 | 125 students
    3.7 miles
    155 North Point Ave. Suite 105
    High Point, NC 27262
    (336)899-7114
    3.7 1-12
    125

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