School News

Congratulations, Winter Athletes and Coaches

March 7, 2019

Congratulations to everyone who participated in our 2018-19 winter sports season.  At our ceremony yesterday in the Leonard M. Cowherd Auditorium, Mr. Costello and coaches recognized our seniors, shared remarks, and presented awards. Middle School Girls Basketball Coach Nicole Wyant Continue Reading

Big Snow, Big Fun

March 7, 2019

WCDS students and chaperones had a fantastic time hitting the slopes in Canaan Valley, WV, last week during Winter Break. “Houses, ski slopes, rental equipment, and the staff at Canaan Valley were just outstanding. We had so much fun—great weather Continue Reading

Register Now for WCDS Summer Academy

February 27, 2019

Let’s Get the Summer Started!Thursday May 23 – Friday May 31, 9 a.m. – follows school scheduleFor PS/PK/K with Mrs. BlankCost is $250    This camp starts the day after PS/PK/K Graduation (and the PS/PK/K have ended their year) and continues the week Continue Reading

Owls Fall in DAC Tourney After History-Making Season

February 24, 2019

The Owls were the #1 seed and faced the Warriors of Quantico Middle/High School, the #2 seed, in the DAC Division II championship game on 2/23/19.  WCDS suffered from poor shooting from the field and lost starter Hank Lin to Continue Reading

20th Spring Auction

February 19, 2019

You heard right! We are celebrating our 20th Spring Auction this yearand pulling out all the stops with a Roaring 20s Murder Mystery Dinner.* It will be the one to remember! This is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and we want you Continue Reading

A Taste of the World

February 11, 2019

In colorful and lively tradition, the WCDS community celebrated customs and cultures from a sampling of countries around the world at the International Day fair held on February 8. During a day organized by WCDS International Program Director Casey Carter, each Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 02/01/19

February 1, 2019

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director VAR Girls Basketball The WCDS games with the Virginia School for the Deaf and Blind on 1/29/19 and Saint Michael’s on 1/30/19 were postponed due to school being Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 01/25/19

January 25, 2019

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director VAR Girls Basketball The Owls hosted Chelsea Academy on 1/22/19.   WCDS played a good game but struggled with the Knights’ strong post player.  The Owls had an early Continue Reading

WCDS Sports Recap 01/18/19

January 18, 2019

Wakefield Country Day School Athletic Results by Mike Costello, WCDS Athletic Director VAR Girls Basketball The Owls hosted Randolph-Macon Academy on 1/16/19.   WCDS played a good game but struggled with the Jackets’ strong post players and strong point guard.   Several Continue Reading

Assembly Honors Legacy of Martin Luther King, Jr.

January 16, 2019

Mrs. Perry’s fifth grade students delivered a very moving tribute to MLK, Jr. during Assembly.