School News

Journalism class visits New York

Journalism Class Tackles Big Apple

November 10, 2019

Making their annual pilgrimage to New York City this past week, the Wakefield Country Day School Journalism Class witnessed a rare, behind-the-scenes glimpse of daily news in the making.   At the top of the agenda was their annual invitation to sit in on the Page One Continue Reading

Perfect SAT Math Score

October 25, 2019

Gwynn Major, Manassas, earned a perfect score on the math portion of the SAT.  Her combined total was 1530.  She is the Editor-in-Chief of the WCDS Yearbook and is a published author having written an article for Prince William Living Continue Reading

WCDS to Angkor Wat

October 25, 2019

Paul Larner, Chairman of the Board of Directors of WCDS, traveled recently to Lotus House, a community-based school in rural Cambodia. It was built 10-years ago by Carol Morale, a woman from Australia, and Sophia Yan, a monk from the Continue Reading

5K Family Fun Run

October 25, 2019

Come to the WCDS 5K Fun Run on Saturday, October 26th! It’s all about the FUN at our 13th Annual 5K Fun Run and running is not required! This friendly competition, which is open to the public, includes prizes to be Continue Reading

Alumni Reception

October 25, 2019

Come have a good time and reconnect with old friends at Wakefield Country Day School! Connect with your classmates through the Facebook event.


October 25, 2019

Virginia 529 Presentation during Parent/Teacher Conference Day, November 1Oth on Friday, November 1, 9:00am. A tax professional from Virginia 529 will be making a presentation to all WCDS families and guests in the Cowherd Memorial Auditorium.  Learn how your contributions Continue Reading

Boys MS Soccer Team Wins Again

October 11, 2019

WCDS Middle School Boys Soccer wins semi-final game 6-0 in an upset victory against #2 seed RMA. Sean Regan, 7th grade, Front Royal, started the rally when he dribbled up the sideline, cut in and bent it in on the Continue Reading

Inn at Little Washington

October 10, 2019

Drawing will take place on Monday, October 21st, during the Golf Barbecue. You do not need to be present to win. $25.00 for one ticket for a dinner for two at the Inn at Little Washington. 5 tickets for $100.00 Continue Reading

Alumni Hosted Golf Tournament

October 10, 2019

Join us on Monday, October 21st for the annual WCDS Golf Tournament located at Blue Ridge Shadows Golf Course, Front Royal, VA. Proceeds from the event benefit the Leonard Cowherd Memorial Scholarship Fund  at WCDS. Tee Time:  1:00 pm; registration begins Continue Reading

Three Blacksmiths ebay for charity

Three Blacksmiths

September 21, 2019

New Year’s Eve Dinner Online Auction Thank you, Three Blacksmiths, for your continued support. Bid on an exclusive New Year’s Eve Dinner!  Bidding runs from September 19-29th, 2019.  Read about their generous offer below. Three Blacksmiths is offering all tables Continue Reading