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MADISON COUNTRY DAY SCHOOL

OUTSIDE YOUR EXPECTATIONS

The Independent School for
Independent Minds

Located on a 40-acre campus encompassing diverse ecosystems, MCDS provides an education that is outside: Outside your expectations. Outside what you thought possible. Outside in the way that Madison is outside: inspired by the natural world, eager to collaborate, driven to innovate, powered by the serious pleasure of the learning process.

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Wisconsin's only independent Pre-K-12

IB World School


What is IB? 

7:1

STUDENT TO
FACULTY RATIO

453

Total Students

62%

Faculty members with postgraduate degrees

30.3

AVERAGE ACT SCORE
FOR CLASS OF 2022

30+

Student
organizations

32%

Students of Color


 
95%

of graduates receive
college merit awards

300+

BEST MATCH COLLEGE
ACCEPTANCES

We prepare students intellectually, emotionally, and ethically for the world.

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Meet Lily

Meet Lily

Meet Lily

Colin Young

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Meet Colin

I really like MCDS because of all the leadership opportunities. The community is really welcoming.

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Meet Hunter

I really like MCDS because of all the leadership opportunities. The community is really welcoming.

ACTIONS &

WORDS

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Community
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For our 8th grade community…

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Betsy Brown Braun
Community

We welcomed Betsy Brown Braun, parent educator…

16 March
Come play with us on Saturday mornings at Madison Country Day School! Enjoy 30 minutes of learning activities (parents…
11 April
Interested in learning more about MCDS? Join us for an Open House to learn about what makes us a leading independent…
13 April
Come play with us on Saturday mornings at Madison Country Day School! Enjoy 30 minutes of learning activities (parents…
11 May
Come play with us on Saturday mornings at Madison Country Day School! Enjoy 30 minutes of learning activities (parents…