After years of working in the UW-Madison admissions office, I joined the MCDS enrollment team because because I’ve been so impressed by the students who have applied from MCDS to UW-Madison. They are not only academically impressive by way of their transcript and IB curriculum, but also great writers and storytellers by way of their essays, which results in the student’s energy and passion leaping off the page.

Our admissions process is designed to help you authentically experience Madison Country Day School so you can truly get to know our school – the people, the programs, the environment, and the culture. The first step to learning more about MCDS is to complete an Inquiry Form. This will add you to our email list, and allow us to personally connect with you and set-up a tour. 

Your tour is customized for you based on what you share with our admissions team and what information you find important for you and your family. A typical tour will last an hour, but the length of your visit experience can depend on your selection from our suite of admissions opportunities.

Please do not hesitate to reach out to us with any questions. We look forward to getting to know you!


Bobbie Jean Huerth
Director of Enrollment Management

“MCDS wants every student to be happy and successful. We truly value the opportunity to get to know you and your family. Please let us know how we can help you learn more about MCDS and complete the admissions process.”

Bobbie Jean Huerth, Enrollment Director

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Register for our fall Open House

Saturday, November 12 at 10:00 am (MCDS Campus)

We invite prospective students and their families to our fall Open House. This event will provide an opportunity to meet and interact with teachers, administrators, and students, as well as tour our campus. We hope to see you there!

Join us!

HS preview night

Join us for a High School Preview Night

Wednesday, October 26 at 5:30 pm (MCDS Campus)

We invite students and parents to attend our high school preview night! We will highlight why MCDS high school is the choice for families looking for a school that supports the whole student. This event will provide an opportunity to learn about academic offerings, college planning, and student life.

Join us!

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The first step is to complete an Inquiry form.

We would love to show you around our scenic campus to give you a glimpse of the MCDS experience through a virtual or in-person visit.