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  • Alexandria Country Day School
    2400 Russell Road
    Alexandria
    VA
    US
    22301
  • T 1 703 548 4804
  • F 1 703 703 549 9022
  • E admissions@acdsnet.org
  • W www.acdsnet.org/
  • Memberships: Alexandria Country Day School is an accredited member of the Virginia Association of Independent Schools (VAIS), and a member of the National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS), Independent Education (formerly AISGW or the Association of Independent Schools of Greater Washington), the Black Student Fund (BSF), the Parents Council of Washington, the Educational Records Bureau (ERB), and Financial Aid for School Tuition (FAST).
  • State/Independent: Independent: private non-profit
  • Lower School Ages: 5-9
  • Lower School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Lower School Numbers: 113 students in K - Grade 4
  • Middle School Ages: 10-14
  • Middle School Sexes: Co-ed
  • Middle School Numbers: 115 students in Grades 5 - 8
  • Teaching Language: English
  • SEN: Unknown
  • Boarding: Not available
  • Uniform: Yes
  • Religion: Non-denominational

American Elementary (or Primary) Curriculum - Although the elementary level US curriculum varies from state to state, it generally encompasses basic subjects with a heavy emphasis on reading, writing and arithmetic. Includes to different degrees ((usually dictated by the state or school board) instruction in the fundamentals of English (spelling, grammar, writing, reading), social studies ( including local, state, national and world history, civics), science (biology, physical science, ecology, physiology), maths (arithmetic, rudimentary algebra), physical education, fine arts etc.


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