Kirk Day School
Academic Excellence In Christian Education
Age 3 - Grade 6
Kirk Day School is an independent Christian elementary school for students in Preschool through Grade 6. KDS has been preparing students for the academic rigors of college preparatory high schools since 1992. Nestled in the heart of West St. Louis County and equipped with state-of-the-art technology, Kirk Day School grows graduates who excel academically, participate actively, and engage the world for Christ. Click on the link and see why an education at Kirk Day School is proven, passionate, and purposeful.
This Is Kirk Day School...
Kirk Day School will be closed January 13, due to the threat of icy conditions. Please stay safe, warm, and enjoy the long weekend!
Admissions Open House
Please join us on Friday, January 20 from 9:00 - 11:30 am for Kirk Day School's Admissions Open House. Registration begins at 9:00am followed by a short presentation by our Head of School, Director of Academics and Director of Admissions. After the presentation, we invite you to worship with us at Chapel and take a tour of the school. Please RSVP to reserve your place today!
Highlander Fund Giving
The 2016-2017 Highlander Fund goal is $175,000. Your contribution to the Highlander Fund allows our students to experience a richer, deeper education, through resources, technology, instruction, and scholarship opportunities.
Family Fun Night
Please join the entire Kirk Day School community on FRIDAY, JANUARY 27, 2017 from 5:30-7:00 p.m. for a deliciously fun evening for the whole family including, barbecue dinner, cakefest, balloon artist, face painting, carnival games and more.
Veterans Day Chapel
KDS students observed Veterans Day with a special chapel service honoring our United States veterans and thanking them for the sacrifices they have made to preserve our freedom. Many veterans from peacetime as well as those who have served in conflicts from World War II to the present joined us for a parade of veterans, a very special worship service, and a reception hosted by our fifth grade students.
KDS Biathlon & Alumni Fun Run
The KDS Biathlon is quickly becoming the most anticipated event of each school year! KDS students and alumni eagerly gathered together to bike & run to help raise money for KDS. But, more than that it was just plain FUN!
Boots & Bling Event
KDS parents enjoyed a boot scootin' good time at the Rocking J Ranch on April 22, 2016. The evening included western barbeque, auction, and dancing to the music by Pik'n Lik'n.
KDS Parents and faculty enjoyed a reception at the Kodner Gallery on February 19, 2016 to welcome Taylor and Katy Clement to the KDS community. Those in attendance enjoyed hors d'oeuvres and drinks surrounded by the beautiful works of art of the Kodner Gallery of Ladue.
KDS Night At The Magic House
Kirk Day School rented the entire Magic House on January 14, 2016 for an evening of fun and fellowship for our KDS community.
Gifted and Talented Education Series
Kirk Day School is hosting a free education series by Dr. Agnes Meyo and the Gifted Support Group. Dr. Meyo is St. Louis' preeminent Licensed Psychologist and advocate for gifted children and adults.
Parents and teachers of gifted students are invited to attend lectures on issues related to the challenges gifted children often face. This interactive series is free and open to family and friends.
Kirk Day School Receives National Recognition
Out of a national pool of more than 300,000 entries, two Kirk Day School students received awards in the 2014 National Handwriting Contest sponsored by Zaner-Bloser. Media teams from both PBS and the Higher Education Channel were present to capture this historic moment.
Go to our Parents' Perspective page and hear why parents all over the St. Louis area are choosing Kirk Day School for their families. See the difference a Kirk Day School education can make for your children!
"We fell in love with Kirk Day School because it is a truly diverse environment where our children are not being sheltered from the world, but rather being taught how to engage and serve it. READ MORE...
John and Sara English
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Since 1992, Kirk Day School has been providing its graduates with the academic and spiritual foundations necessary for them to flourish and grow into the young men and women God intends for them to be.