• Preschoolers spend the morning with Harvard’s swim team, which has trained in the School’s 50-meter pool five years in a row.
  • In partnership with the Yacht Club, GHCDS produces elite sailors who compete in international regattas.
  • Linda Yoder reads to her third graders, who are frequently seen reading with their older and younger Reading Buddies around campus.
  • Forty-two GHCDS students make up the Cast and Crew of the magical 2016 Spring Musical, Cinderella!
  • Dawn Grey, Upper School Head, advises a senior. Ms. Grey studied at Cambridge University and has taught at other prestigious institutions including Detroit’s Renaissance High School.
  • The Annual Black and Gold Gala helps GHCDS provide nearly $1M in financial assistance.
  • Laurie Dunton, an experienced forensic scientist and master diver, conducts an experiment on algae with her sophomore marine biology class.
  • Stephen Chapman teaches basic programming with Code Studio. St. Croix, thanks to Global Crossing, has one of the fastest fiber optic cables in the world.
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Founded in 1964, Good Hope Country Day School is a 360-student, Nursery-12th grade, co-ed private school on beautiful St. Croix of the U.S Virgin Islands.

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