Academics

 
  • Miami Country Day School's success is based on a philosophy of dedication to academic excellence.
  • From their first day in Pre-Kindergarten, students are encouraged and expected to question, examine, think, and reflect. Students are challenged as individuals to broaden themselves intellectually. 
  • A fulfilling, dynamic, and classical academic program produces students who are learned, secure, motivated, responsible, and successful.
  • Small class sizes allow students and teachers to interact individually. Passionate teachers have the time for creative and powerful lessons that students will remember for a lifetime.
  • The coordination of technology use within the school supports the evolution of instructional strategies which foster interactive, collaborative, and innovative teaching and learning.
  • Miami Country Day is committed to the school's mission to foster lifelong learners who are successful and responsible citizens in a global society.

Characteristics of Professional Excellence

All Miami Country Day School Faculty:

  • Embrace the Mission
  • Continue to grow professionally by reflecting on their practice and renwing their craft
  • Are creative and forward thinking
  • Display expertise in their area with a clear command of the subject
  • Inspire creativity and curiosity
  • Nurture independence, confidence and self-awareness in their students
  • Demonstrate a willingness and ability to adapt to each student's educational needs through differentiated instruction
  • Inspire their students to create their own goals for learning
  • Model and promote critical thinking
  • Develop student centered learning experiences
Miami Country Day School is a college preparatory learning community committed to educating the whole child. Through the core values of honor, respect, wisdom and compassion, we prepare students to be lifelong learners. We inspire our children to develop their intellectual, physical, aesthetic, social, emotional and spiritual potentials by valuing every student every day.
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