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York Country Day School
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  • Private
  • YORK, PA

Report Card

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

About

1000 INDIAN ROCK DAM RD
YORK, PA 17403

Applying

Application Deadline
No data available  
Application Fee
$35
Interview Required
No data available  
Required/Recommended Tests
No data available  

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
No data available  
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
51%
Average Financial Aid
No data available  
From York Country Day School

Enrolling 335 students in grades preschool through 12, York Country Day School is the only independent school in the south-central Pennsylvania area. Our Upper School boasts SAT scores in the 1300s and enjoys personalized attention through the entire college process. Our 6:1 faculty/student ratio helps to prepare students to succeed throughout their lives as we address the academic, social, emotional, and personal development of each child. All students from PreK through Grade 12 take classes in all disciplines including robotics, digital arts, fine arts, music in addition to math, science, english, and history. High school students take 12 credits at York College as part of their overall academic program. The school enrolls students from several counties and countries. Students are known and valued, which allows them to engage as compassionate, bold, and active citizens as they identify a purpose outside of themselves, for the common good, and generate the call to better the world.

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1250
48 responses
Average ACT
27
17 responses

Who is York Country Day School?

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Welcome to the York Country Day School! Our culture of compassion and excellence is deeply rooted in our earliest days where our motto, Veritas, was first established. Students at YCDS are authentic, dedicated learners who seek their personal truths, pursue their academic passions, and actively engage in dialogue that fosters understanding and unity within the school community and beyond.

Culture & Safety

Poll
75%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 4 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 4 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 8 responses
  • Color Day
    38%
  • Spirit Week
    38%
  • Homecoming
    13%
  • Pep rallies
    13%

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
336
75%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 4 responses
100%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 4 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 4 responses

Preschool

Annual Cost
$13,580
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
5:1
Schedule Options
  • Offers Full Week
    Yes
  • Offers Part Week
    No
  • Offers Full Day
    Yes
  • Offers Part Day
    No

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
50%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 4 responses
Poll
100%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 4 responses
Poll
50%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 4 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade B+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
No data available  
Boys Athletic Participation
No data available  
50%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 4 responses
25%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 4 responses
50%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 4 responses

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A minus
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$72,543
National
$69,021
Median Rent
$1,025
National
$1,163
Median Home Value
$191,000
National
$244,900

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