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MOAS Team in Washington, DC

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

WCDS Celebrates Fall Sports

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

All- DAC Honors for Lady Owls

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

WCDS Honors Those Who Served

In celebration of Veterans Day, WCDS welcomed in Assembly veteran Jackie Hamel, who spoke to the student body about her impressive service in the United States Marine Corps.  Mrs. Hamel is pictured here with her son Preston, a second grader at the school. The Continue Reading

Soccer Stars Take All-DAC Honors

Athletic Director Mike Costello congratulates Connor Glennon, Chris O’Heir, Porter Gilliam, Nile Patel, and Pierce Mingione on their selection to the ALL-DAC Team. Five Wakefield Country Day School students earned All-DAC First Team recognition for their strong and efficient play Continue Reading

Sports Recap 10/27/17

Varsity Boys Soccer The Owls traveled to Tandem Friends for a DAC game on 10/24/17. The boys controlled the game scoring four first half goals to take a 4-1 lead into halftime.    Scoring goals in the first half were in Continue Reading

Sports Recap 10/20/17

Varsity Boys Soccer The Owls traveled to Saint Michael’s for a DAC game on 10/17/17. The boys controlled the game scoring four first-half goals to take a 4-1 lead into halftime. Scoring goals in the first half were in order: Continue Reading

Thank you, Chester Gap VFD

We thank the wonderful firefighters of Chester Gap Volunteer Fire Department who visited our school this week to teach our children fire safety.  They went out of their way to entertain and educate our youngest children.  After exploring the pumper truck Continue Reading

National Commendation for WCDS Seniors

Our College Advisor, Mrs. Marsha Dowell, presents seniors Bernie Cieplak and Douglas Griffin Letters of Commendation from the National Merit Scholarship Program for their outstanding performance as juniors on the PSAT.  Congratulations!

Rian Dougherty Ready for Take Off

We love to see our students learning year-round, especially when they are making new discoveries about themselves and their interests.  And, we love to read about them in the newspaper.  Keep up the great work, Rian.  The sky’s the limit! Continue Reading

Sports Recap 09/29/17

Varsity Boys Soccer The Owls hosted Tandem Friends School for a DAC game on 9/25/17. The boys played well and moved into first place in the division with a 6-1 win. Chris O’Heir had a career day scoring two first Continue Reading

A Fantastic Time at the 5K Fun Run

On Saturday, September 23, under blue skies and warm sunshine, forty runners competed in our annual fundraising 5K race.  The strong turnout included a great mix of WCDS families and runners from the area and other local schools. The Top Continue Reading

Sports Recap 09/22/17

Varsity Boys Soccer The Owls traveled to play Chelsea Academy in a DAC game on 9/18/17.  Chris O’Heir scored the team’s first goal with an assist from Ryan Brown.  Ryan Brown scored to push the lead to 2-0.  Pierce Mingione Continue Reading

Alumni Hosted Golf Tournament

Join us on Saturday, October 13th for the annual WCDS Golf Tournament located at Shenandoah Valley Golf Club, Front Royal, VA. Tee Time:  1:00 pm; registration begins at 12:00 pm; Classic Cookout: 5:00-9:00 pm Entry Fees Individual Golfer: $75              Team of 4*: $300              Continue Reading

Will Mullany, Artist and Musician in Residence

What has Will Mullany (WCDS ’12) been up to since graduating from the University of Virginia?  Making music, of course! Instrumental rejuvenation: Will Mullany builds a wall of sound at The Bridge