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Kentucky Country Day School
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  • Private
  • LOUISVILLE, KY

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Report Card

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

About

Applying

Application Deadline
Rolling Admissions
Application Fee
$60
Interview Required
No data available  
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$25,900
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
32%
Average Financial Aid
$14,450
From Kentucky Country Day School

Kentucky Country Day School is an independent, coeducational school with 817 students in grades JK through 12. We're located on a beautiful 80+ acre campus in eastern Jefferson County.

We educate the whole child through a rigorous college preparatory academic program as well as a wide variety of athletic, fine arts, and extracurricular opportunities.

Small class sizes allow our exceptional faculty to get to know every child and make sure that every student is actively engaged with learning.

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Kentucky Country Day School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1380
66 responses
Average ACT
30
148 responses

STEAM and Maker education at KCD

Our STEAM curriculum is based around interdisciplinary and project-based learning that integrates art & design into the traditional STEM fields of science, technology, engineering, and math. Our STEAM curriculum is supported by the Design and Fabrication Laboratory, a hands-on fabrication laboratory where students take an active role in designing and creating projects using a wide range of tools.

Culture & Safety

Poll
71%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 41 responses
Poll
66%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 41 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 103 responses
  • Seniors walking with kindergartens
    20%
  • Wild kingdom day
    14%
  • White gowns and tuxes at graduation
    13%
  • recess
    10%
  • Spirit Week
    10%
  • Class Day
    9%
  • Collegiate v KCD Basketball Games
    8%

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Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
817
67%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 45 responses
64%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 45 responses
71%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 45 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
No data available  
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
4 years
Pre-K Student-Teacher Ratio
No data available  
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Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    No
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
9:1
National
17:1
Poll
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 46 responses
Poll
74%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 46 responses
Poll
72%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 46 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very High
Boys Athletic Participation
Very High
61%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 36 responses
47%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 36 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 36 responses

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B+
  2. Good for Families
    grade B+
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$54,929
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$878
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$165,400
National
$229,800

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