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Marin Country Day School
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  • Private
  • CORTE MADERA, CA

COVID-19 Update for Prospective Students and Families:

MCDS has returned to in-person learning since the fall of 2020. All students finished the 2020-21 school year with in-person learning 5 days/week. Please see this link for comprehensive information about distance learning, the MCDS reopening plan as well as resources about parenting through a pandemic. Learn More

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A+

About

5221 PARADISE DR
CORTE MADERA, CA 94925
About Marin Country Day School...

Applying

Application Deadline
January 13
Application Fee
$100
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$39,450
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
22%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From Marin Country Day School

Marin Country Day School is an independent K-8 coed day school enrolling 595 students.

Our school is 64 years old and inhabits a a 35-acre campus in Corte Madera, California.

Our school is made up of a balance of SF residents and Marin residents, as well as surrounding areas.

Our school's mission, underscored by our core values of respect, responsibility and compassion, asks children to become skilled learners and ethical human beings, motivated to make a difference in the world.

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Experience the MCDS Difference

At MCDS, our curriculum includes English, world languages (Mandarin and Spanish), science, technology, mathematics, social studies, SEL, and the arts. Technology usage, coding and digital citizenship are woven throughout the curriculum. Education for sustainability, global awareness and engagement, innovation and creativity, mindfulness, and service learning are integrated into our program.

School Details

Grades
K-8
Students
600
Student-Teacher Ratio
5:1
National
17:1
Full-Time Teachers
127
Part-Time Teachers
No data available  

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Students

Students
600
Gender
  • Female
    51%
  • Male
    49%
Student Diversity
  • White
    66.3%
  • Multiracial
    19%
  • Asian
    7%
  • Hispanic
    4.3%
  • African American
    3.3%
  • Native American
    0%
  • Pacific Islander
    0%

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade D
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C
Median Household Income
$149,439
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$2,642
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$1,200,300
National
$217,500

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