Back to School

Welcome to the 2022-2023 school year!
Here's helpful information to prepare for back to school. More info will be added once it's available. 

Key Dates

Aug 1 Back to School Welcome Packets emailed
JV & Varsity Athletics Start
Aug 12 International Student Orientation
Aug 15 Orientation for 5th and 9th Graders
PS and LS Classroom Visits
Grades 6-8 and Grades 10-12 New Student Orientation
Aug 17 First Day of School 
Back to School Parents' Coffee
Aug 18 MS Athletics Start
Aug 25 Music on the Lawn
Sept 5 Labor Day
Sept 30 All-School Tailgate


School Hours

Monday-Friday
7:45 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. - Preschool
7:45 a.m. - 3:15 p.m. - Lower School
8:30 a.m. - 3:20 p.m. - Middle & Upper School


Preschool & Lower School Before School Program, 7:15 a.m. - 7:45 a.m.
Preschool & Lower School After School Program, 3:15 p.m. - 5:45 p.m.

All students need to be picked up by 3:45 p.m. each day. The only exceptions are Middle and Upper School students who have a scheduled athletic practice and Preschool and Lower School students who have signed up for the After School Progam.
Forsyth Country Day School (FCDS) is a private, college preparatory, independent school for preschool through high school located in Lewisville, NC, just outside of Winston-Salem. Students benefit from a challenging academic curriculum, fine and performing arts, competitive athletics, and a wide selection of extracurricular activities.

Non-Discrimination Policy: Forsyth Country Day School is committed to administering all education and employment activities without discrimination based on one’s race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, age, ability, gender identity, or sexual orientation.