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Upland Country Day School

Thomas Reid, Head of School

  • Independent School

Essential Information

420 West Street Rd.
Kennett Square, PA 19348


65-year-old school instills the 4 As: Attitude, Academics, Arts and Athletics. Service learning begins in PreK. PreK through 9th grade.

Additional Information

Website: http://www.uplandcds.org

Select State: PA

County: Chester

Grades of School:

Gender: Coed

Enrollment: 128

Students per teacher: 12

Tuition: $8,800-$24,750

Financial aid offered?: yes

Technology programs, what grade offered?: 1:1 iPads provided, grades 4-5; 1:1 laptops required, grades 6-9

College prep: # of AP/Honors/IB courses offered: 0

Cum. SAT scores (math / reading / writing): Not reported

World languages taught and year in which instruction begins: Spanish, K-9; Latin, 6-9

Extracurriculars offered:
Academic/literary clubs
Community service
Instrumental music
Visual arts
Vocal music

School climate (what are you known for?):
Academic rigor
Athletic prowess
Community service
Technological focus
Unique curriculum

HS Short Description: 68-year-old school focuses on a 4 As curriculum: Academics, Arts, Athletics, and Attitude. Upland stresses student engagement to develop outstanding communication skills, character, and joyful learning in students.

Extracurriculars offered:
Community service

updated_2015: yes

Updated 2016: yes

High School Specifics: Harkness teaching in all subjects; musical and dramatic productions for all; team sports every season (field hockey, soccer, ice hockey, winter track, lacrosse); STEAM learning in IDEA Center; character building curriculum

Singapore Math, studio art, Latin 6-8, Spanish K-8, Full day Kindergarten, Enrichment programs for all grades

Some special needs accommodated>: no

Summer program?: yes