The Academic Moore Merit Scholarship award is available to all eligible rising 9th graders. The award will vary between partial to potential full-tuition awards. The Academic Moore Merit Scholarship awards will be based on the following criteria:
- Student must be entering the 9th grade
- Performs well on scholarship test
- Enrolled in honors level or advanced classes in 8th grade with mostly A’s
- Demonstrates a history of strong standardized test scores
- Exemplifies core values of Miami Country Day: honor, respect, wisdom, and compassion
- Commits to Miami Country Day School as first choice (if an applicant for admissions to Miami Country Day)
Miami Country Day 8th grade students who are re-enrolled are eligible to sit for this exam based on the above criteria. We will notify award winners in March of 2021.