Fort Worth Country Day is an independent K-12 school. The mission of Fort Worth Country Day is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college-preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics. The purpose of Fort Worth Country Day is to inspire the passion to learn, the courage to lead and the commitment to serve. Fort Worth Country Day offers an advanced curriculum, comprehensive in its emphasis of the humanities, sciences, arts and athletics. The School values diversity in its community and encourages openness of thought and freedom of inquiry. Through its program, the School seeks to develop enthusiastic, thinking, well-rounded and responsible citizens equipped for success in college and life. The School sees education as both a personal journey requiring guidance and systematic process built upon knowledge, experience and hard work. Collectively, these components promote understanding, imagination and reason. The purpose, mission and core values of Fort Worth Country Day unify the School community and guide everyday decisions and institutional policies. The School has high expectations for student achievement, parent support and teacher performance. Success requires the community to work together with trust and confidence.