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Seattle Country Day School

Seattle Country Day School is a coeducational private special program emphasis school for students in grades Kindergarten through 8.

Institution Type: Private Setting: Urban


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Seattle Country Day School says

Since 1964, Seattle Country Day School has been inspiring gifted children in grades K-8 to discover their potential through inquiry. Students are the center of a dynamic learning and discovery process. Experienced teachers focus on intellectual and character growth, attending to the social, ethical, and emotional needs of sensitive and capable students. Small classes generate curiosity and innovation through inquiry learning, and provide opportunities for collaborative experiences with a curriculum rich in mathematics, science, technology, humanities, and the arts. Seattle Country Day School entry points are kindergarten, third grade, and sixth grade; applications are accepted at all grades level. Our Open House is November 12, 2009; 6:00 p.m. 8:00 p.m. Tours can be schedule Tuesdays and Wednesdays by contacting Kathy McCann at Seattle Country Day School is an independent Kindergarten through Eighth Grade school committed to developing the abilities of children of high intellectual and creative promise. Using inquiry-based teaching strategies, SCDS promotes academic excellence and generates enthusiasm for learning. Within a nurturing environment the school cultivates responsible behavior and honors each child.



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Students and Faculty

Students and Faculty

Enrollment Data

Total Enrollment 334
Enrollment By Grade
Grade Number of Students
Kindergarten 32
1 32
2 32
3 45
4 48
5 44
6 34
7 39
8 28

Seattle Country Day School's relatively even enrollment profile may offer insights into student retention rates, local population changes, real estate costs, and the accessibility of alternative educational options. to find out more about the specific factors influencing Seattle Country Day School's enrollment numbers.

Student Teacher Ratio 10 : 1
Gender 50% Male / 50% Female
Student Diversity
Percentage of Student Body
White 66%
Multi-racial 24%
Hispanic/Latino 3%
Asian 7%

Associations & Memberships

State or regional independent school association

National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)

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