Admissions

Thank you for your interest in Detroit Country Day School!

We are excited to share our learning community with you. Country Day, guided by our mission, is a community that promotes academic scholarship, expression in the arts and athletics, service, and strength in character. At Country Day our students embrace our motto – a sound mind in a sound body. Our holistic approach to developing each student and fostering real growth is evident throughout the learning spaces, hallways, playgrounds, and fields of DCDS. Our finest strength lies in the faculty, staff and children that grace our hallways and fields - we are a truly connected and diverse community built on a foundation of caring relationships. Through the admissions process you will get a sense of life at Country Day and learn more about the unique features and value of our program. We invite you to visit us soon!

Our admissions application for the 2022-2023 school year will open on September 8, 2021. In the meantime please fill out our inquiry form and we will get in touch with you soon. You can also reach us at admissions@dcds.edu.

We look forward to sharing with you the wonders of school at DCDS. Thank you!

Why DCDS?

DCDS at a glance

Number of Students

1480

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Average Class Size

15

Faculty with a MS or PhD

68%

Conservatory Programs

6

Global Sister Schools

5

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Sports Participation

100%

DCDS is an incredible school. Our son has opportunities that he would not have elsewhere. The teachers truly care about the students and go out of their way to support them, when needed. At DCDS, our son can be an athlete and in the arts and still have social experiences.

2021 Parent on Niche

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