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RCDS students are accepted into and flourish in outstanding colleges and universities.

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Wildcat Weekend & Reunion 2017 is this Saturday, October 21! Complete schedule and event registration.


News From Rye Country Day

The 2018 National Latin Exam was administered by the American Classical League to over 143,000 students from all 50 states and 24 foreign countries. Eighty-four Rye Country Day students in grades 7-12 were named award winners across many levels of achievement.

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The Rye Country Day School community sends its heartfelt condolences to the family of Mrs. Barbara Pierce Bush. Mrs. Bush, a member of the RCDS Class of 1943, delivered the commencement speech in 1982 and continued her connection to and support of Rye Country Day throughout her life.

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Kindergartners recently engaged in a study of homes around the world. After establishing the definition of a home, they investigated the styles and materials used to meet the need for differing shelters around the world. They also reflected on their own homes, inside and out. Synthesizing all that they had learned over the course of the study, the students each created a model home. A tremendous learning experience, and also a lot of fun!

Read more about Global Studies in Kindergarten



Day 5

Today's Events

Tennis - Middle School B - Practice on campus today CHANGED:Practice will be held on campus today (Home)
Golf - Girls' Varsity - vs. King at Sterling (Away)
Golf - Boys' Varsity - Varsity vs. King at Apawamis (Away)
Golf - Boys' Varsity - JV Practice at Apawamis (Away)
Track and Field - Girls' Varsity - Practice at Stepinac 4:00 - 5:30 pm (Away)

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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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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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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Diversity and Inclusion

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

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Global Studies

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

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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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Public Purpose

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

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

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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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