Academics at RCDS are demanding. They are also stimulating, inventive, exciting, and fun. Learn more about academics at RCDS →
With an 8:1 Student/Faculty ratio, RCDS teachers really know and connect with their students. Our teachers are innovative in their approaches to teaching and highly knowledgeable in their subject areas. Approximately 87 percent have advanced degrees, including many doctorates. Meet our faculty →
Our students come from more than 40 school districts throughout Westchester County, Fairfield County, and New York City. The student body is multicultural and socioeconomically diverse. RCDS has a $5.6 million annual budget for need-based financial aid, which serves 16 percent of the student body. Learn more about Diversity at RCDS →
The Arts are woven into the fabric of student life at RCDS. Dedicated teachers and outstanding facilities inspire passions for dance, music, theater, and the visual arts. Learn more about the Arts at RCDS →
Rye Country Day School students enjoy a challenging educational experience that combines intellectual mastery with real-world perspective. Our students are bright, articulate, and engaged. They excel academically while also exploring art, music, athletics, and many other endeavors. Throughout their years at RCDS, students discover their unique strengths, expand on their capabilities, develop their intellects, and strive for the exceptional. As a result, they are accepted into and flourish in the best colleges and universities.