A Pre-Kindergarten - Grade 12 co-educational independent day school in Westchester County, New York


At RCDS, creativity is nurtured through an extensive arts program that is woven into the fabric of student life.

With the guidance of dedicated, expert faculty, students explore passions and hone creative expression skills. The School’s state-of-the-art facilities provide expansive learning and practice opportunities across the arts, from music to drama and dance and the visual arts.

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Arts Facilities


  • The Edward B. Dunn Performing Arts Center, which includes music rooms, a dance studio, and a 480-seat theater auditorium.
  • The Cohen Center for the Creative Arts, a 23,000-square-foot space, which includes digital studios for photography and videography; art studios for ceramics, sculpture, painting, and drawing; the RCDS Makerspace; and an experimental, state-of-the-art black box theater with seating for over 160.

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