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Affordability

Families are attracted to Detroit Country Day School for its academic excellence and inspiring environment. We recognize that parents must also consider the financial contribution for a private, independent education and therefore, we provide the following information to help families determine the full investment in a Detroit Country Day School education for well-qualified students.

TUITION

The rates below are for the 2019-2020 academic year.

Preschool
(3 yrs.)
1/2 day

$10,980

Preschool
(3 & 4 yrs.)
full day

$20,525

Junior Kindergarten

$20,525

Kindergarten - Grade 2

$24,220

Grades 3 - 5

$25,660

Grades 6 - 8

$29,850

Grades 9 - 12

$32,200

*Tuition deposit of $1,500

ADMISSIONS COSTS


Item and Amount

Admission Application $50

Middle and Upper School Admission Testing $100 - $130

Contact for more information

Jennifer Bullock - Lower School Director

Michael Jenkins - Middle School Director

Tim Bearden - Upper School Director

Michele Reimer - Admissions and Enrollment Manager

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS

Item and contact
Amount

Uniforms

Lands' End or www.landsend.com/school

$200-500 (approximately)
Initial year purchase

Books/Supplies: Grades 3, 4, & 5

$250/year (approximately)

Books/Supplies: Middle and Upper Schools

MBS Direct

 $500/year (approximately) Varies based on course requirements and new/used book availability

Technology

Grades 3,4,5, & 6

Current students will be charged a $50 tech fee

Grades 5 & 6

New students will be required to pay a $200 fee to purchase a Chromebook. At the end of 6th grade, the device is the student's to keep and can be used in 7th grade for the Bring Your Own Device program.

Grades 7 -12

Students should bring their own device to school. Students who want to continue using the Chromebook from 5th and 6th grades can continue to use it in 7th and 8th grades.

DCDS Helpdesk
See more information regarding our IT support and computer technology required.

$1,600 (varies depending on model)

 Athletic Fees/Uniforms

DCDS Athletic Department

Varies based on participation and sport  

Field Trips

Contact individual schools for more information

Varies

Lower, Junior, Middle,
and Upper School
Parents' Association Fees

Lower, Junior, and Middle Schools $20
Upper Schools $25
Optional Services 

Transportation

Trudy Jones
Transportation Supervisor

Varies based on type of service and proximity to school
Service: bus stop vs door to door
View details, routes & fees

Register for transportation

Summer Programs

www.dcds.edu/summerprograms

Varies

Tuition Payment Plan

 

Fees for 2019 - 2020

Payment Plan fee based on number of installments:
1 installment:   no fee
2 installments:  $230 before 8/1/19. $280 after 8/1/19.
10 installments: $310 before 8/1/19. $360 after 8/1/19. 

Tuition Refund
Insurance Plan 

Available through A.W.G Dewar, Inc.
Based on tuition amount detailed on enrollment contract 

Guided Tuition Program

Guided Tuition Information and link to applicationSee FAQ page. 

Additional costs will be reflected on monthly billing statements. This list is not intended to be comprehensive.

To initiate the admissions process, please contact the appropriate Admissions Office using the links below or complete an online inquiry form.

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Lower School Grades PK -4

admissions forms for grades preschool through grade 5

Middle and Upper School Grades 5 - 12

admissions forms for grades 6 through 12

 

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DETROIT COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL | CONTACT US
Preschool 3 & 4
3003 West Maple Road
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
Phone: 248.430.2887
Grades K-2
3600 Bradway Boulevard
Bloomfield Hills, MI 48301
Phone: 248.430.2740 
Grades 3-8
22400 Hillview Lane
Beverly Hills, MI 48025
Phone: 248.430.3566/1677
Grades 9-12
22305 West 13 Mile Road
Beverly Hills, MI 48025
Phone: 248.646.7717

Detroit Country Day School is a private, independent, co-educational, non-denominational, preschool through grade 12 college preparatory school focused on a well-rounded liberal arts education. Emphasis on academics, arts, athletics, and character development is prevalent across the curriculum. The school admits students of any race, color, religion, sexual orientation, national and ethnic origin to all the rights, privileges, programs and activities generally accorded or made available to students in the school. 

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