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K-8|Private
108 students
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School leader:  Richard Seay
2535 21st Avenue Northeast
Hickory, NC 28601

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(828) 256-9492
(828) 256-1475
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"HDS creates caring and inquisitive global citizens."

BASIC INFORMATION

  • Before / After care
    Before, After
  • Dress policy
    Dress code
  • Transportation
    None
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Graphics, Choir / Chorus, Vocal lessons / coaching, Drama...
  • World languages
    Spanish
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18 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · August 07, 2016
Not all it is made out to be. IB education is a great teaching model but you need experienced teachers. They must be trained and experienced in IB methods to be able to effectively deliver the programs values for your child's benefit. The school... more

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Submitted by a parent · May 15, 2016
Very, very pleased with Hickory Day School's ability to challenge its students in so many ways; my child loves it. Teachers are dedicated, fully invested and know their students well. The IB program forces students to learn to seek, think and... more

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Submitted by a parent · November 20, 2013
We wish every child in America could receive this quality of education. It has been a phenomenal experience with the most qualified and dedicated administration and staff. Our children are thriving at Hickory Day School.

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Submitted by a parent · September 17, 2009
Hickoy Day School is an authorized PYP International Baccalaureate World School, I believe on of the only in North Carolina. It teaches students to think on a more globel level. In addition Hickory Day has 'gone green' working to reduce the... more

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About this school

Hickory Day School (HDS) is the only independent, non-sectarian, college preparatory, co-educational school in the greater Hickory area. As a school for grades transitional kindergarten through eight, we offer a challenging academic program in a safe, nurturing environment with small classes, individual attention, and outstanding faculty. Enrichment in the arts and extra-curricular activities ensures a cohesive and well-rounded experience and offers additional arenas for individual achievement.

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Last modified: August 7, 2016
Last modified Hickory Day School is a Private school that serves grades K-8
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