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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 »

Detroit Country Day School Honors 26 Students at Scholar-Athlete Award Dinner

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2013 Scholar-Athlete Award Dinner

Olympian and DCDS Alum Kate Markgraf served as the guest speaker at award ceremony event.  BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., November 6, 2013 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, honored 26 student-athletes for their academic and athletic achievements during the annual Scholar-Athlete Award Dinner held at The Reserve in Birmingham, Mich.,… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Donates 29 Pieces of Student-Created Artwork to The Children’s Hospital of Michigan

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Margaret Yang with her Art From the Heart drawing with her mother Mei Li, Junior School Art Department Chair Nancy Jenkins and Headmaster Glen Shilling

BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., October 28, 2013 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, announced today the donation of 29 new pieces of student-created artwork to the Children’s Hospital of Michigan as part of the 11th annual “Art From the Heart” program. Glen Shilling, Detroit Country Day School headmaster, made the… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Student Receives National French Award by the American Association of Teachers of French

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Tara Van Cleave

Tara Van Cleave honored for scholastic achievement in French language and culture BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., August 26, 2013 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, proudly announced today that Tara Van Cleave has been honored by the American Association of Teachers of French (AATF) with the AATF Outstanding Senior in… Read more »

Four Detroit Country Day School Students Receive Perfect ACT Score

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Detroit Country Day School Perfect Score Students

 BLOOMFIELD HILLS, Mich., August 08, 2013 – Detroit Country Day School (DCDS), an independent, non-denominational, college preparatory school, proudly announced today that four Upper School students, Elbert Han, Dimitri Nikolaidis, Katherine Young and Aaron Zeng, all received perfect ACT scores. DCDS Headmaster Glen Shilling made the announcement. In the ACT’s most recently published statistics, the… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Names Jennifer A. Bullock as Director of Lower School

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Jennifer Bullock

BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., July 2, 2013— Detroit Country Day School (DCDS) is pleased to announce Jennifer A. Bullock has been named Lower School director. Detroit Country Day School Headmaster Glen Shilling made the announcement. In her new role, Ms. Bullock will be an instrumental member of the administration, where she will work to advance the DCDS… Read more »

Detroit Country Day School Names New Varsity Boys Basketball Coach

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Mark Bray

Mark Bray brings experience and leadership to storied basketball program BEVERLY HILLS, Mich., June 17, 2013—Detroit Country Day School (DCDS) is proud to announce Mark Bray as their new Varsity Boys Basketball head coach. Bray will assume coaching duties from recently retired, longtime DCDS Coach, Teacher and Athletic Director Kurt Keener. In addition to this… Read more »