Details overview

School leader Kirk Duncan
Preschool capacity 0

Programs

Basic school information

Day or Boarding offered Day school
Type of school College preparatory
Coed/Single-gender Coed

Academic focus and philosophy

Educational philosophy and approach to learning Carolina Day School (Pre-K/12) and Key School at Carolina Day School (2-8) (for bright students with language-based learning differences) are leaders in educational innovation and a model of excellence for western North Carolina and beyond. Our creative and reflective educators engineer a cohesive curriculum approach using a wide variety of methods. Each classroom is an inviting and stimulating learning environment for our students.
Academic themes / Areas of focus General - school does not emphasize one particular subject

Support

14
Facilities
including: Sports Fields
Facilities Art room
Auditorium
College / career center
Computer lab
Gym
Kitchen
Library
Multi-purpose room ("Cafegymatorium")
Music room
Natural area
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab
Sports Fields

Early childhood program

Maximum number of infants per adult 0
Maximum number of toddlers per adult 0
Maximum number of 2 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 3 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of 4 year olds per adult 0
Maximum number of kindergartners per adult 0
Maximum number of school-age children per adult 0

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 91% 52%
Two or more races 3% 4%
Hispanic 2% 13%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Black 2% 26%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

10
Girls Sports
including: Field hockey
10
Boys Sports
including: Skiing
Girls sports Basketball
Cross country
Field hockey
PE classes
Skiing
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Volleyball
Boys sports Baseball
Basketball
Cross country
Golf
PE classes
Skiing
Soccer
Swimming
Tennis
Track
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After

Culture

Awards

Community service award NC Green School of Excellence
Year received N/a

Teachers

11
Staff
including: Behavioral health specialist
Staff Assistant principal
Behavioral health specialist
Coach(es)
College counselor
Educational diagnostician
Librarian / media specialist
Nurse
Reading specialist
School counselor
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor(s)

Enrollment

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Application requirements Application
Application fee
Entrance exam
Essay
Interview
Recommendations
Transcript
Financial aid offered School-based aid

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012