Apply to DCDS

Here at Detroit Country Day School, we honor the dignity of every human being and value the differences that exist and are expressed throughout our vibrant school. Members of our community are treated fairly and provided access to genuine opportunities to thrive. Our commitment is to nurture an inclusive environment where all students can participate fully and have a sense of belonging.

We seek kind, empathetic, and responsible students who are engaged and curious learners. Students should be willing to explore athletic and artistic challenges and be eager to become actively involved in our community. In return, our community will provide extensive academic preparation, athletic and artistic opportunities and nurture honorable, inquisitive, innovative, inclusive, balanced, and resilient individuals (Portrait of a Detroit Country Day Student)."

Admissions Application Dates

 

Early Admissions

Application due date: December 19, 2021
The Admissions Committee gives full consideration to all completed applications that arrive by the early application deadline. Applicants will be notified on or before January 21, 2022.

Regular Admissions

Application due date: January 30, 2022
The Admissions Committee give due consideration to all completed applications that arrive by the regular application deadline and after the early application deadline. Applicants will be notified on or before March 11, 2022.

Rolling Admissions after January 30

Applications submitted after January 30 will be considered on a rolling basis until all spaces are filled.

Steps to Apply

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Roxana Han, General and Vocal Music, Elementary Level

 
"Teaching here is being part of a family. We're here with so many of our colleagues that are committed to every single student, and not only the student, but the families."