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Important Dates


Monday, January 2
Professional Learning Day - No Students

Tuesday, January 3
Classes Resume for All Divisions

Monday, January 16
Martin Luther King, Jr. Day - School Closed

Monday, February 20 - Friday, February 24
Mardi Gras Break - School Closed

Friday, March 10
Professional Learning Day - No Students

Friday, April 7 - Friday, April 14
Spring Break - School Closed

Saturday, May 27

Monday, May 29
Memorial Day - School Closed

Tuesday, May 30 - Thursday, June 1
Faculty/Staff Workshops

Country Day News

List of 6 news stories.

  • Country Day volleyball star Ellie Schneider signs to Kansas

    Country Day volleyball star Ellie Schneider signed her national letter of intent to play volleyball at the University of Kansas on Wednesday, November 9 in the Weinmann Auditorium at Country Day. 

    See the full article here. 
  • 2022 Commended Students

    Congratulations 2022 National Merit Commended Students!

    Congratulations to our three Country Day Seniors named as National Merit Commended Students in the 68th annual National Merit Scholarship Program!

    Lance Hebert, Parijat Basak, and Yash Gupta are among the approximately 34,000 students across the country recognized for their academic promise based on their excellent 2021 Preliminary SAT (PSAT) scores.

    We are so Cajun Proud of you!!
  • 38 Students Inducted into the National Honor Society

    On September 19th, 38 Upper School students were inducted into the Metairie Park Country Day Chapter of the National Honor Society. Congratulations, cajuns!
  • Athletic Awards Ceremony

    Country Day joined together to celebrate the myriad accomplishments of our student-athletes. Congratulations to all our students who participated in athletics. A huge thank you also to our parents, faculty, and staff who supported our students this year! We are #cajunproud!

    2021-2022 Athletic Award Ceremony Program
  • National Spanish Awards 2022

    National Spanish Exam Results, 2021-2022
  • National French Awards 2022

    The American Assoc. of Teachers of French sponsors the only nationally recognized French exam each year, Le Grand Concours. This exam is particularly challenging because it involves listening, reading and writing, and over 100,000 students compete, most of whom are from top schools with very competitive programs-- and many contestants are native speakers or attend French immersion programs.

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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.