Country Day's separate Lower and Middle/Upper School libraries hold a vast wealth of resources in literature, research, audio/visual materials, and technological tools to help all students at every level learn the skills and the joys of exploring for knowledge. 

The libraries contain over 60,000 volumes, more than 100 periodicals and newspapers. Students of all ages enjoy unlimited checkouts of books with no overdue fines. The libraries' computer network provides students instant access to the world of reference material, including encyclopedias, dictionaries, indexes, atlases, almanacs, and periodical/newspaper databases.

Library Hours

Lower School Library: 
7:45 am –3:45 pm

Bright (Middle/Upper School) Library:
Mon: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Tues: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Wed: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Thurs: 7:45 am - 5:00 pm
Fri: 7:45 am - 3:45 pm

List of 4 members.

  • Photo of Chris M. Young

    Chris M. Young 

    Director of Libraries
    (504) 849-3186
  • Photo of Laura Michaud

    Laura Michaud 

    Lower School Librarian
  • Photo of Kate Turnbull

    Kate Turnbull 

    Director of Professional Learning
    (504) 840-3972
  • Photo of Ninnette Varisco

    Ninnette Varisco 

    Director of DEIB and Lower School Assistant Librarian
300 Park Road, Metairie, LA 70005 (504) 837-5204
Established in 1929, Metairie Park Country Day School is a coed private school for New Orleans area students in early childhood through Grade 12. From the elementary grades through upper school, the care and cultivation of each child comes to life in our exciting academic program, creative arts, and competitive athletic offerings.

Country Day accepts qualified students without regard to race, color, disability, gender, sexual orientation, religion, national or ethnic origin.