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Class of 2019

The Class of 2019 earned admission to 113 colleges in 27 states, the District of Columbia, Canada and the UK, and will attend a variety of schools, including Princeton, Cornell, Georgetown, Rice, Davidson, Wake Forest, Georgia Tech and the University of Georgia.  
  • Collectively, the class was offered scholarships totaling more than $5 million from all admitting colleges—not including the HOPE awards.
  • Our 65 seniors will attend 44 different colleges and universities.  
  • 54% of the class will be the lone representative from SCDS in their freshman classes.
  • Seven members will participate in collegiate athletics, including four at Division I schools.
  • 18 seniors were offered admission to schools with an acceptance rate at or below 25%:  Amherst, Cornell, Davidson, Emory, Georgetown, Georgia Tech, Hamilton, Haverford, Princeton, Rice, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Tulane, Washington & Lee and Williams.
  • UGA admitted 13 of our 23 applicants (57% admit rate compared to the overall admit rate of 45%).
  • Georgia Tech admitted 10 of our 17 applicants (59% admit rate compared to the overall admit rate of 18%).
The impressive statistics regarding their matriculations are a testament to our students’ confidence and preparedness. Most importantly, these graduates have fully embraced their time at Country Day and are well-prepared for success in the next phase of their educational journeys.

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  • College Acceptances

    American University (2 students admitted)
    Amherst College (1)
    Auburn University (7)
    Belmont University (1)
    Berry College (2)
    Bryn Mawr College (1)
    Case Western Reserve University (1)
    Clemson University (2)
    Colgate University (1)
    College of Charleston (7)
    College of William and Mary (2)
    Columbus State University (1)
    Cornell University (1)
    Covenant College (1)
    Davidson College (2)
    Denison University (1)
    DePaul University (2)
    Dickinson College (2)
    Drexel University (1)
    Elon University (2)
    Emory University (Oxford College) (1)
    Endicott College (1)
    Flagler College (1)
    Florida State University (2)
    Furman University (3)
    George Mason University (1)
    Georgetown University (2)
    Georgia College (4)
    Georgia Institute of Technology (10)
    Georgia Southern University (7)
    Georgia State University (1)
    Gettysburg College (1)
    Hamilton College - NY (1)
    Haverford College (1)
    Hobart and William Smith Colleges (1)
    Hofstra University (1)
    Hollins University (1)
    Indiana University at Bloomington (1)
    Ithaca College(1)
    Jacksonville University (1)
    Kalamazoo College (1)
    Kennesaw State University (4)
    Lawrence University (1)
    Lees-McRae College(1)
    Louisiana State University (2)
    Loyola University New Orleans (1)
    Macalester College (1)
    Marist College(1)
    Mercer University (6)
    Miami University, Oxford (1)
    Michigan State University (2)
    Mount St. Mary's University – Maryland (1)
    Northeastern University (1)
    Nova Southeastern University (1)
    Princeton University (1)
    Providence College (1)
    Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (1)
    Rhodes College (1)
    Rice University (1)
    Rochester Institute of Technology (1)
    Samford University (2)
    Sarah Lawrence College (1)
    Savannah College of Art and Design (2)
    Sewanee: The University of the South (3)
    Simmons University (1)
    Skidmore College (2)
    Southern Methodist University (2)
    Stetson University (2)
    Syracuse University (College of Arts & Sciences) (1)
    Temple University (1)
    Texas A&M University (1)
    Texas Christian University (Honors Program) (1)
    The George Washington University (1)
    The Ohio State University (1)
    The University of Alabama (6)
    The University of Arizona (1)
    The University of British Columbia
    The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (2)
    The University of Texas, Austin (1)
    The University of Texas, Dallas (1)
    Tulane University (4)
    University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB) (1)
    University of California, Santa Barbara (College of Letters & Science) (1)
    University of Colorado at Boulder (3)
    University of Denver (1)
    University of Georgia(13)
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (1)
    University of Kansas (1)
    University of Kentucky (1)
    University of Maryland, College Park (Scholars) (1)
    University of Miami (4)
    University of Michigan (1)
    University of Mississippi (2)
    University of Missouri Columbia (1)
    University of North Carolina at Asheville (1)
    University of North Carolina at Charlotte (3)
    University of North Florida (2)
    University of North Georgia (Oconee Campus) (1)
    University of Rhode Island (1)
    University of Richmond (4)
    University of South Carolina (5)
    University of St Andrews (1)
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville (2)
    University of Virginia (1)
    University of Wisconsin, Madison (1)
    Virginia Tech (2)
    Wake Forest University (3)
    Washington and Lee University(1)
    Williams College (1)
    Winthrop University (1)
    Wofford College (3)
    Worcester Polytechnic Institute (1)
    Xavier University of Louisiana (1)
  • Matriculation List

    The members of the Class of 2019 will attend the below colleges and universities:

    Olivia Allen  
    Washington and Lee University
     
    Kathryn Bailey 
    Sewanee: The University of the South
     
    Helen Bishop  
    Georgia Institute of Technology
     
    Joshua Braun 
    Georgia Institute of Technology
     
    Selin Caglayan 
    Savannah College of Art and Design
     
    Sophia Carnahan 
    University of Alabama at Birmingham
     
    Christopher Cheng
    The George Washington University
     
    Clayton Dekle 
    Mercer University
     
    Patrick Dimond
    University of North Carolina, Asheville
     
    Catherine Dodd  
    Samford University
     
    McKenna Eavenson 
    University of Georgia
     
    Jorge Pablo Sanchez 
    University of Georgia
     
    Selden Frissell 
    Hollins University
     
    Caroline Gilpin  
    Georgia Institute of Technology
     
    Theodore Glenn 
    University of Tennessee, Knoxville
     
    Benjamin Goodman 
    Winthrop University
     
    Albert Grandy  
    Georgetown University
     
    Bonnie Henneman  
    Bryn Mawr College
     
    Aimee Herrera 
    University of North Florida
     
    Turner Hilliard  
    Wake Forest University
     
    Kyle Hou 
    Denison University
     
    Mitchell Huennekens 
    Georgia Southern University
     
    Rishabh Jain 
    Tulane University
     
    Win Johns 
    Columbus State University
     
    Abigail Kahn 
    University of Colorado, Boulder
     
    Jarrett Karnibad  
    Mount St. Mary's University – Maryland
     
    Court Kelley  
    University of Colorado, Boulder
     
    Leila Khalidi 
    Georgia Southern University
     
    Kathryn Kleinpeter
    Kennesaw State University
     
    Alexander Kovensky
    Georgia Institute of Technology
     
    Stephen Lange 
    University of Colorado, Boulder
     
    Kaiyuan Luo  
    University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
     
    Cameron Michael 
    Kennesaw State University
     
    Matthew Mims 
    University of North Georgia
     
    Carter Mondy 
    Virginia Tech
     
    Coleman Mowry 
    University of British Columbia
     
    CJ Nugara 
    Georgia Southern University
     
    Geena Panzitta  
    Georgetown University
     
    Param Patel  
    Mercer University
     
    Christopher Pendleton 
    Mercer University
     
    Ashley Pinckney
    Georgia College
     
    Collin Porter 
    Hobart and William Smith Colleges
     
     Zoe Qian  
    Rice University
     
    Bryant Randall  
    Louisiana State University
     
    Jenna Rehman  
    Virginia Tech
     
    Grayson Rhangos  
    University of Georgia
     
    Jack Ryan 
    Georgia College
     
    Ana Schretter  
    Georgia Institute of Technology
     
    Milena Silverman  
    University of Miami
     
    Anson Siu  
    University of Wisconsin, Madison
     
    Ethan Strother  
    Clemson University
     
    Ella Stubbs  
    Belmont University
     
    Ziyi Su 
    RochesterInstitute of Technology
     
    Peter Talsness 
    Georgia College
     
    Amelia Tate  
    Macalester College
     
    Blake Thacher  
    Tulane University
     
    Sarah Thacher 
    Ithaca College
     
    Emily Tran 
    University of North Carolina, Charlotte
     
    Cameron Weaver 
    Kennesaw State University
     
    Emma West  
    Tulane University
     
    James White 
    Princeton University
     
    Elizabeth Wollenburg
    Miami University
     
    Madeline Wynn 
    Davidson College
     
    Angela Young 
    Georgia Institute of Technology
     
    Junyi Zhu 
    Cornell University