Keith Country Day School

Preparing Children for Lives of Meaning and Purpose

Welcome to Keith Country Day School. Keith is a non-sectarian, co-educational college-preparatory school educating students from Pre-Kindergarten through Grade 12. Founded in 1916, Keith has close to 100 years of rich history and tradition of excellence.

Keith Country Day School not only prepares its students for collegiate success, it prepares them for life. Keith’s outstanding faculty members develop life-changing relationships with our students to enhance their talents in academics, arts, and athletics. Our faculty seeks to guide students to reach their potential in their discovery of knowledge and skills.

In addition to a strong liberal arts curriculum, Keith emphasizes its core values of trust, respect, and kindness in all school experiences. Faculty and students learn together every day, bringing these core values to life.

Join us any school day for a campus tour. Contact our Director of Admissions at or 815-399-8823 to schedule a tour!

Illinois Invest in Kids Scholarship Tax Credit Program

Keith Country Day School is participating in Invest in Kids, a scholarship program to help cover the cost of a private school education in grades K-12. Scholarships cover up to 50% to 100% of the cost of tuition. Eligibility is based on family income.

Scholarships will be awarded by Empower Illinois on a first-come, first-served basis depending on the availability of funds so it is important that you apply early. Be sure to identify Keith Country Day School as your qualifying school.

Please contact Mrs. Lindsey Duerr for help with the process or if you have any questions.