Virtual Campus Tour

The RCDS campus comprises 26 acres and provides a full range of facilities for academic, athletic, artistic, musical, and theatrical pursuits. Take a virtual tour!

Please join us at 7:30 p.m. tonight, Monday, for the final performance of All Shook Up. Buy tickets.


News From Rye Country Day

Dr. Wendy Lau, an emergency room physician and meditation teacher, visited the Upper School to share her experiences volunteering with Nomads Clinic in the Himalayas and Tibetan Plateau in Nepal.

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Junior Charlie Curnin’s work with the New York Genome Center’s Erlich Lab was recently published by Oxford University's Bioinformatics. Charlie has been working with the lab intensively for 10 months, and has created a science research study at RCDS around this work. Read about it here.
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Track and Field - Girls' Varsity - Penn Relay Carnival @ UPENN (Away)
Day 6
all day
Dance Concert for US
Tennis - Middle School B - Practice at Sound Shore (Away)
Tennis - Girls' Junior Varsity - Practice on campus (Home)
Track and Field - Girls' Varsity - Practice on campus (Home)
Track and Field - Boys' Varsity - Practice on campus (Home)
Sailing - Varsity - Brunswick, Farifield Prep, Darien HS at IHYC (Away)
Golf - Boys' Varsity - GFA @ Apawamis (Away)
Golf - Boys' Varsity - JV Practice at Apawamis (Away)
Baseball - Middle School vs. Hackley (Away)
Golf - Girls' Varsity - Riverdale @ Old Oaks C.C. (Away)
Tennis - Boys' Varsity - KING at SUNY Purchase (Away)
Tennis - Boys' Junior Varsity vs. St. Luke's School (Away)
Tennis - Girls' Varsity vs. Greens Farms Academy (Away)
Lacrosse - Boys' Varsity vs. Columbia Grammar and Preparatory School (Home)
Baseball - Varsity vs. Berkley Carroll School (Home)
LS/MS New Parents' Coffee

Mission and Signature Initiatives

Rye Country Day School is a coeducational, college preparatory school dedicated to providing students from Pre -Kindergarten through Grade 12 with an excellent education using both traditional and innovative approaches. In a nurturing and supportive environment, we offer a challenging program that stimulates individuals to achieve their maximum potential through academic, athletic, creative and social endeavors. We are actively committed to diversity. We expect and promote moral responsibility, and strive to develop strength of character within a respectful school community. Our goal is to foster a lifelong passion for learning, understanding, and service in an ever-changing world.

Mission and Philosophy

Nurturing, responsive, rigorous, and affirming.

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Public Purpose

Our motto: "Not for Self, but for Service."

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Diversity and Inclusion

Our mission states: "We are actively committed to diversity."

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We seek to foster understanding of the world around us and to promote moral responsibility as citizens of the planet.

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Advancing A Tradition Of Excellence

The impact of this campaign will be felt immediately by our students and faculty, and its legacy will endure for generations to come.

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The Institute for Innovative Teaching and Learning

How might we continue to evolve and innovate in order to provide an excellent education that prepares students for the future?

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Balance & Wellness

A balanced and healthy lifestyle is vital.

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Character, Leadership, & Ethics

Who do I want to be? How do I want to live?

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Global Studies

Students develop a deep understanding of other perspectives and of themselves.

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Using Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math to design solutions.

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