Academics

Learning

“Country Day does an outstanding job of fostering well-rounded young people.”

-Dr. Robert Maupin, Country Day dad
Academic excellence permeates the Pre-K through Grade 12 experience in a style unique to Country Day with its emphasis on:

  • Individual achievement
  • Cooperative learning
  • Experiential learning
  • Integration of subjects
  • Sequenced development of independence in learning
  • Varied teaching methods
  • Learning applied in service to others
  • Expansive use of educational technology
  • Encouragement of individual expression and creativity
  • Challenge at all levels

Upcoming Events

List of 3 events.

  • Sep
    26

    Rosh Hashanah - School Closed

    Beginning of a ten-day period of spiritual renewal and penitence for Jewish observers. Avoid scheduling important academic deadlines, events, or activities. 
  • Sep
    27

    Day 2

  • Sep
    28

    Day 1

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Contacts

List of 3 members.

  • Photo of Augustine Whyte

    Augustine Whyte 

    Upper School Principal
    (504) 849-3178
    Williams College - B.A.
    Vanderbilt University - M.Ed.
  • Photo of Paul Frantz

    Mr. Paul Frantz 

    Middle School Principal
    (504)849-3158
    University of Virginia - Bachelor of Arts
    American International College - Master of Education
  • Photo of Mimi Odem

    Ms. Mimi Odem 

    Metairie Park Country Day School
    Lower School Principal
    504-849-3148