Small class sizes allow for personalized attention from a dedicated faculty to ensure that each student’s full potential is realized through constructive challenge and nurturing support. A Rye Country Day education helps students find passions and hone strengths as they develop into leaders with a lifelong love of learning and a commitment to active, engaged citizenship.
The School has three divisions, which are focused on the different cognitive and emotional needs of students as they progress from early childhood to pre-adulthood. As they progress through the divisions, students gradually and surely achieve ever-evolving levels of sophistication and fluency in subjects across the curriculum.
The Lower School offers a nurturing environment that focuses on citizenship skills.
The Middle School is a joyful environment structured to be responsive to students in a transitional time.
The Upper School models an affirming environment that prepares students to achieve excellence and thrive in their lives beyond RCDS.