This annual Texas Hold ‘Em tournament supports the WCDS Athletic Department. $50.00 donation to play — many prizes to win! For more details and to register for the event, contact WCDS Athletic Director Mike Costello at firstname.lastname@example.org.
WCDS will build on the successful launch of its film studio with a second $5,000 grant from CenturyLink. This year, students got their feet wet making documentaries in AP U.S. History and producing an hour-long international news roundtable discussion for Continue Reading
Congratulations to our Middle School Owls for their 5-4 win at Culpeper LAX!
MS Lacrosse The Owls hosted Sacred Heart Academy for a game on 5/2/18. The Owls were effective on both ends of the field in a 11-5 victory over the Saints. Manoa Weber struck net first for the Owls in the Continue Reading
Did you know our 6th grade students raise trout? Trout in the Classroom (TIC) is an environmental education program in which students . . . raise trout from eggs to fry. monitor tank water quality. engage in stream habitat study. Continue Reading
Registration is now open for a fun-filled summer at WCDS Summer Academy! Make plans now for your child to attend our summer camps. For camp descriptions, registration forms, and information regarding deposits and payments, please click here.
Where can we find Coach Costello when he’s not on the basketball court? On sports radio, of course! Click here to catch our very own Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director, on The River 95.3, Sports Dogs After Hours! This is Continue Reading
Senior co-captain Chris O’Heir surpassed the 1,000 varsity point mark in a win over Timber Ridge School on February 15 and finished his senior season on February 23 with 1,064 career basketball points. He is the fourth male player in the school’s history Continue Reading
Congratulations, Ava Lubkemann and Chris O’Heir! Go OWLS!
Happy 100th day of school from Kindergarten! For this big and bright occasion, Mrs. Brady challenged her students to create projects that included 100 objects, and that set the stage for some practice in counting by ones and tens as Continue Reading
Step into our gallery of work produced by Mrs. Kerrie Mullany’s Studio Art class. Many of these collages were made during a challenge game in which each student was given a packet made up of random magazine pages, various paper Continue Reading
If you were in Flint Hill last Wednesday, you may have spotted two giant T. Rexes on the campus of Wakefield Country Day School. Not to fear, though. Those T. Rexes were promptly vetted and did indeed have permission to Continue Reading
Ms. Ernest and her class of shining stars took inspiration from their reading of The Moon Seems to Change by Franklyn M. Branley to paint the many appearances of the moon. What Continue Reading
Varsity Boys Basketball The Owls traveled to Chelsea Academy for a DAC game on 1/23/18. The boys scored 24 first half points and held the Knights to just 14 to lead by 10 at the half. After an even third Continue Reading
Dive into our 5th grade science class with Mrs. Perry as students are learning about vertebrates. In this study of fish, amphibians, and reptiles, the students are dissecting a fish. First they have to label the external features of Continue Reading
“A crater lake formed on Mount Pinatubo after a massive eruption in 1991. This volcano is located near Quezon City in what country?” That was just one of the many questions posed to our geography bee participants last Friday in Continue Reading
Annual Silver Bucket Game 12/26/17 WCDS Alumni and current basketball players gathered on December 26th for the annual Jon Lee Memorial Silver Bucket Basketball game honoring the legacy of Wakefield Country Day School’s first basketball coach, Jon Lee. The game Continue Reading
Model OAS Team Debates International Policy Bernie Cieplak, Bridgette Larsen, Jackson Romine, Rian Dougherty, Owen Youngquist, Masakazu Nakauchi, Ming-Chun Lin, Brendan Cwalina, Kathryn Phillippe, and Rachel Cieplak On November 29, Wakefield Country Day students traveled to Washington D.C. Continue Reading
Last Friday evening WCDS student-athletes gathered with coaches and parents to celebrate the end of the cross country, soccer, and volleyball seasons at the annual Fall Athletic Awards Ceremony. Athletic Director Mike Costello recognized the All-DAC winners and handed out awards Continue Reading
More kudos to our student-athletes! This time it’s for volleyball. Congratulations to Lucy Clark for being named 1st Team ALL-DAC DII and Anna Schuster for being named 2nd Team ALL-DAC by the conference coaches. Mari Tisera was named Honorable Mention Continue Reading