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Calvary Day School
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  • Private, Baptist
  • WINSTON-SALEM, NC

Report Card

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B
  3. Teachers
    grade A minus
  4. College Prep
    grade A minus
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A
  6. Sports
    grade B

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$100
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$13,116
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
No data available  
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Calvary Day School

Calvary Day School has been serving students and families since 1971 offering a comprehensive educational program with a Kingdom focus. Kingdom Education is the lifelong, Bible-based, Christ-centered process of leading a student to Christ, building the student up in Christ and equipping the student to serve Christ.

Voted favorite Private School and Daycare/Early Learning school in Winston-Salem, CDS strives to accomplish this daily through academics that stimulate critical thinking from a Biblical worldview, fine arts and athletics that cultivate unique gifts and talents and enrich the student experience, and school community that brings balance to all aspects of life and learning.

Students at CDS are engaged in a love of learning from the beginning years through the last days of their seniors. CDS teaches students to acquire a deep and personal knowledge of Christ and combine that with critical thinking and problem-solving skills so they impact the world for Christ.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1210
71 responses
Average ACT
29
26 responses

CDS Adds Transitional Kindergarten Program

academic spotlight

Calvary Day School is committed to meeting the needs of all of our students and families. In an effort to reach all of our students where they are in their development journey, Calvary identified the need for the addition of a full-day Transitional Kindergarten (TK) program. This program is tailored to provide students with an opportunity to ease into Kindergarten with the introduction of TK.

Culture & Safety

Poll
92%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 13 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 13 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 31 responses
  • Spirit Week
    29%
  • Backwards Homecoming! Boys are voted on the court.
    23%
  • Prom
    16%
  • Homecoming
    13%
  • Pep rallies
    13%
  • Athletic activities
    6%

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Students

Diversity
grade B
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
950
87%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 15 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 15 responses
47%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 15 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$3,828
Cost is for the most complete schedule offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Starting Age
2 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
7:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    Yes
  • Offers Full Day
    No data available  
  • Offers Part Day
    Yes

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
8:1
National
17:1
Poll
94%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 16 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 16 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 16 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
82%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 11 responses
45%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 11 responses
82%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 11 responses

Living in the Area

grade A
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B
Median Household Income
$50,204
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$871
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$158,600
National
$244,900

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