In the event of weather closure, CDS may announce that school is closed for the full day, cancel morning classes, or dismiss early. Please refer to our Inclement Weather Policy in the full news item or your CDS Family Handbook for more details regarding each possible schedule adjustment.
Dr Alison Gopnik, a leader in the study of how children learn, discussed with NAEYC her findings about how young children learn best. Read her take on the value of play and developing social and emotional skills in the full article.
Learn more about why it is so important that children at CDS connect with nature through our curriculum.
NPR Discussion: "Environmental Outlook: New Reasons To Get Kids Outdoors"
What Makes the Country Day School Unique?
We believe that connecting children with nature provides a framework for transformative growth in body, mind and spirit.