Davidson Day: At-A-Glance


Davidson Day is the premier independent school in the Lake Norman area, dedicated to cultivating academic excellence through collaboration, creativity, and character development. Each student is offered an active, challenging learning environment through our broad array of programs.  

Discover why more families are choosing Davidson Day School to prepare their children for college and life.

 

Year founded: 1999

Head of school: Latta Baucom

Enrollment: 523

Earliest grade: Traditional Toddlers (age 2)

Oldest grade: 12th

Avg. class size, Lower School: 16

Avg. class size, Middle School: 18

Avg. class size, Upper School:  19

Grade foreign language first offered: Traditional Toddlers (age 2)

Languages offered: Spanish, French

Financial aid offered? Yes

Uniform required? Yes (age 3 through 8th grade)

Bus service offered? No

Annual teacher retention rate: 95%

Davidson Day: View Book

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Middle school sports: Boys and Girls Basketball, Boys and Girls Cross Country, Boys and Girls Soccer, Girls Cheerleading, Girls Volleyball, Boys and Girls Swimming, Boys and Girls Lacrosse, Boys and Girls Track & Field, Boys and Girls Golf 

Middle/High school theater productions per year: 1 fall play, 1 spring musical, 2 performance ensemble shows, 2 improv shows, 1 talent show, 1 musical review, 2 musical theater club performances

Number of musical ensembles: 5

Advanced electives: Honors Anatomy/Physiology, Honors Forensics and Microbiology, Honors Anthropology, Creative Writing, Introduction to Computer Science, and 15 AP classes (AP English Language and Comp, AP English Literature and Comp, AP Calculus AB/BC, AP Statistics and Probability, AP Chemistry, AP MacroEconomics, AP Biology, AP Physics, AP Computer Science Principles, AP Psychology, AP United States History, AP French, AP Spanish, AP Studio Art) 

Number of art studios: 3 art studios (Lower School, Middle School and Upper School), 2 music studios (Lower School/Middle School and Upper School), 1 renovated theatre (used for Theatre class, Improv class, Musical Theater Club performances, Play/Musical performances, Improv performances)

Varsity sports: Boys and Girls Basketball, Boys and Girls Cross Country, Boys and Girls Soccer, Boys and Girls Tennis, Girls Cheerleading, Girls Volleyball, Boys and Girls Swimming, Boys and Girls Lacrosse, Boys and Girls Track & Field, Boys and Girls Golf 

Varsity state championships/semifinals past three years: 8 NCISAA State Championships (4 Football, 3 Girls Soccer, 1 Boys Track & Field), 7 NCISAA State Semifinals (1 Football, 1 Volleyball, 1 Girls Cross Country, 1 Boys Cross Country, 2 Girls Basketball, 1 Boys Basketball)  

Student-Athlete Accomplishments: 9 all PACIS Athletes, 13 NCISAA All-State Athletes, 1 Formula Renault Protyre Driver, 1 NASCAR Camping World Truck Series winner, 1 Max-Prep National Player of the Year, 1 Parade Magazine Player of the Year, 1 Army All-American Player of the Year

What sets us apart? Davidson Day has led full-scale anthropological and archaeological research projects in Belize, Spain, Greece, and starting in 2018, Portugal.

School Information

750 Jetton Street
Davidson, NC 28036
[P] 704-237-5200   [F] 704-896-5535
DAVIDSON DAY SCHOOL
An Independent Day School serving grades 2 years old through 12th grade
CREATIVITY    COLLABORATION    CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT