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  • Welcome to Country Day School

    An American School serving an international population of Global Citizens

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  • Encouraging Development in a Safe Environment

    We celebrate success and encourage growth, all within a safe and supportive environment where well-being comes first

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  • Inspiring Every Child

    We attract talented, experienced and world class faculty and staff

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  • Encouraging Success

    Students are part of a global learning community that includes peers and teachers from around the world.

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  • The Panthers Teams

    We promote team effort, dedication and pride to achieve focused goals

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  • Inspiring Creativity

    We inspire and celebrate the arts as a channel for growth and education

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  • Join Our CDS Family

    It will be our pleasure to welcome you and your family to our campus


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    Contact us now and visit our beautiful campus

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Visit Our Campus

By visiting our school during the academic year, from August to June, you can encounter the full community of students, faculty and staff, and experience what a day is like at CDS, where we offer engaging learning environments that ensure your child will love coming to school.

Give us a call and contact us for an appointment prior to your visit and we will be happy to schedule a day and time that is convenient for you.

A visit includes an informational meeting as well as a tour and visit to our new, excellent facilities that include classrooms, athletic, and arts center, Learning Resource Center and library, and other wonderful areas of our school! 

We look forward to meeting you and to share our great school with you and your children.

Admissions Office Opening Hours

We are open from Monday to Friday from 7:30am to 4:30pm. Other times may be available by appointment only.
E-mail: cds_admissions@cds.ed.cr
Phone: + (506) 2289-0919

How To Find Us

Country Day School is located in San Rafael de Alajuela, at the Km 17.5 of the Route 27 (San José - Caldera).