Jacksonville Country Day School, a leading private school in Jacksonville, FL, founded in 1960, empowers children with the skills they will need to succeed in the 21st century. JCDS is dedicated to academic excellence, as well as developing character and healthy lifestyles. JCDS educates children from Pre-K 3 through sixth grade in a nurturing and multicultural environment. JCDS is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit.
What are the benefits of a JCDS education? Click here to find out.
Programming the Future at JCDS
On December 12, all of the students at Jacksonville Country Day School participated in the “Hour of Code.” Organized by Code.org, the goal of this global event is to get students to spend an hour programming during Computer Science Education Week. Read the Jacksonville.com article about our event.
Alums National Merit Semifinalists
On September 10, four Jacksonville Country Day alums were selected as semifinalists in the 60th National Merit Scholarship Program. Read more...
"I Love You JCDS"
What does one kindergartener think of JCDS? Click here to find out.
After School Programs Thrive at JCDS
Walk into any elementary school at 4:45 p.m. on a Monday afternoon and you’d expect to find nothing going on besides a few straggling faculty heading to their cars. Walk into Jacksonville Country Day School’s campus at that time and you’ll find an array of activities and students engaged in a variety of options. Read more...
JCDS is accredited by the Florida Council of Independent Schools, the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, and the Florida Kindergarten Council.