Posts Tagged: Detroit Country Day School

Detroit Country Day School Donates 30 Pieces of Original Student Artwork to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan

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BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., October 14, 2014– Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, announced today the donation of 30 new pieces of original student-created artwork to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan as part of the 12th annual “Art from the Heart” program. Glen Shilling, Detroit Country Day School headmaster, made the… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Students Named 2015 National Merit and Achievement Semifinalists

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Twenty-four students recognized as some of the highest achieving entrants in the state BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., Oct. 1, 2014– Detroit Country Day School (DCDS) announced that 24 senior class students were named 2015 National Merit and Achievement Semifinalists and will have the opportunity to compete for approximately 7,600 National Merit Scholarships worth about $33 million…. Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Announces New Trustees

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Jonathan Aaron

Jonathan Aaron, Mary Barra, Donald Nystrom, Erica Griffis Prime and Anne Weiner BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., Sept. 23, 2014– Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, announced today that Jonathan Aaron, Mary Barra, Donald Nystrom, Erica Griffis Prime and Anne Weiner have joined the DCDS Board of Trustees. DCDS Headmaster Glen Shilling… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Student to Compete at Miss Teen International

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Rose Wong

Rose Wong currently holds Miss Teen Michigan International title BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., July 31, 2014– Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, announced today that Rose Wong, an incoming junior at DCDS, will compete and represent Michigan in the upcoming Miss Teen International pageant competition, as she currently holds the Miss… Read more »

Massachusetts Institute of Technology Names Minor Planet After Detroit Country Day School Student

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Michael Shao

Michael Shao recognized by MIT Lincoln Laboratory BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., June 19, 2014– Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, announced today that the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s (MIT) Lincoln Laboratory has named a minor planet after DCDS Junior Michael Shao in recognition of his achievements in the Intel International Science… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Hosts 28th Annual Celebrate the Arts

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DCDS Students showcase their "Cow Parade" exhibit during Celebrate the Arts

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., April 28, 2014 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, proudly hosted its annual “Celebrate the Arts” festival yesterday, April 27. DCDS Headmaster Glen Shilling made the announcement. The free, open-to-the-public event, sponsored by the DCDS parent organization Friends of the Arts Association, marked its 28th year… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Teacher Named 2014 Science Teacher of Promise

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Nicole Jakubowski

Nicole Jakubowski honored by the Board of the Michigan Science Teachers Association BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., April 7, 2014 – The Board of the Michigan Science Teachers Association (MSTA) has named Detroit Country Day School (DCDS) teacher Nicole Jakubowski as the 2014 Science Teacher of Promise. DCDS Headmaster Glen Shilling made the announcement. Jakubowski was recognized… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Teacher Named Outstanding Young Alumni By Oakland University

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Alexis DeCapua Collins

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., February 18, 2014 – Oakland University has awarded Detroit Country Day School Upper and Middle School Teacher Alexis DeCapua-Collins with its Outstanding Young Alumni Award for 2014. This award recognizes alumni for their achievements in business, community service and volunteerism. DCDS Headmaster Glen Shilling made the announcement. DeCapua-Collins teaches dance education at… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Students Named 2014 National Merit and Achievement Seminfinalists

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The 2014 National Merit and Achievement Semifinalists at Detroit Country Day School

Twenty-six students recognized as some of the highest scoring entrants in the state.   BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., January 23, 2014 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS) announced that 26 senior class students were named 2014 National Merit and Achievement Semifinalists and will have the opportunity to compete for approximately 8,000 National Merit Scholarships. DCDS Headmaster Glen… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Students’ Artwork and Writing Honored by The US Department of Education

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Hannah Hansen displays her photograph "The Celebration" at the ART.WRITE.NOW Exhibit in Washington D.C. with Chief Academic Officer Tim Bearden, Upper School Art Teacher Susan Lucas and her mother Jean Hansen

Hannah Hansen and Richa Bijlani selected for ART.WRITE.NOW exhibit in Washington D.C. BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., November 14, 2013 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, announced today that sophomore Hannah Hansen and recent graduate Richa Bijlani were selected to showcase their award winning photography and memoir at the ART.WRITE.NOW exhibit,… Read more »