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Rye Country Day School
3 Cedar Street    
Rye, New York  10580  
Private/Independent School
Coed Day k 12 872 students


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Rye Country Day School in New York is a coeducational, PreK-12, college preparatory school dedicated to providing students with an excellent education using both traditional and innovative approaches. We are actively committed to creating and sustaining a school community that is nurturing, supportive, diverse, and inclusive, one in which all members can participate fully and achieve their maximum potential through academic, athletic, creative, and social endeavors. We expect and promote moral responsibility and strive to develop strength of character within a respectful school community. Rye Country Day seeks faculty who support our mission to foster a lifelong passion for learning, understanding, and service in an ever-changing world, and who share our commitment to creating and sustaining a vibrant, thriving, and inclusive multicultural learning community.

Founded as a school for girls in 1869, RCDS has been coeducational since 1921.

Grades: PK - 12

Enrollment: 900

Faculty: 113 
80% have Advanced degrees.
8:1 Student/Faculty Ratio. 

Diversity: 31% of students classified as People of Color.

Financial: Need-based aid budget is $5.5 million; 16% of students receive need-based financial aid. 

Campus: 26 acres, with full range of facilities for academic, athletic, artistic, musical, and theatrical pursuits.

Affiliations: NAIS, NYSAIS, Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools
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