Established: 1937

Charleston Day School

Address: 15 Archdale Street
Charleston, SC 29401
Phone Number: 843-377-0315
Fax Number: 843-720-2143
Web Site:
Principal or Headmaster: Mr. Brendan J. O’Shea
Admissions Contact: Caroline H. Moore
843-722-7791, ext. 2
Mission Statement: The Mission of Charleston Day School is to foster scholarship, integrity, respect and responsibility in our students.
Governing Board: Fifteen member Board of Trustees
Grades Served: 1-8
Total Enrollment: 196
Accredited: SAIS, SACS, NAIS, PAIS
Tuition/Fees: $14,250 Tuition, $75 Registration/testing fee
Student Teacher Ratio: 7:1
Attributes: • Traditional core curriculum
• French taught in grades one through eight; Spanish offered in grades five through eight
• Rigorous high school preparatory curriculum in middle school
• Honors math offered in grades seven and eight
• Ethics taught in grades one through eight
• Honor code, responsibility code and weekly school-wide assemblies reinforce the school’s mission
• Interscholastic teams for grades five through eight include football, volleyball, soccer, basketball, tennis and golf
• Afternoon Care available daily