New Parent Guide 2022-23

Welcome to Phoenix Country Day School! We are excited that you and your child are joining our community, and we will do everything possible to make your welcome warm and your transition seamless. The following information should help. We hope you find this guide useful, and we welcome input about making changes or additions for future new parents. Enjoy your first year and welcome again!

If you are joining an independent school community for the first time, we recommend that you read The Parents' Guide to Independent Private Schools on the website of the National Association of Independent Schools.

Important Dates 2022-23

Class of 2026 Meet & Greet
Tuesday, April 12

Middle School Meet & Greet
Thursday, April 28

Lower School Parent/Teacher Connection
LS: Thu-Fri, August 18-19

Middle School
Parent/Advisor Connection
Fri, August 19

MS/US New Student Orientations
Monday, August 22

LS Meet the Teacher
Monday, August 22

First Day of School
Tuesday, August 23
Classes begin at 7:50 am

Find enrollment and back-to-school information at

Summer reading assignments for grades 5-12 are now available at