Congratulations, CDS Class of 2022!

Class of 2022 group photo



Class of 2022



Congratulations to the 43 members of the CDS Class of 2022 on their outstanding accomplishments, including the following:


More than $4.2 million was awarded to the class of 2022 in merit scholarships. One CDS graduate was named a National Merit Scholar and one a National Merit Commended Student.


One CDS graduate will continue an athletic career at the college level, running track and cross country for the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT).


National Honor Society Members—scholarship, service, leadership, and character are hallmarks of membership.


Two CDS graduates were accepted into and will attend one of the country's top B.F.A. dance programs at SMU Meadows School of the Arts.


CDS graduates showed their commitment to our community by giving more than 1,000 hours of service.



Thirteen CDS graduates are Mu Alpha Theta members, a mathematics honor society.


Four CDS graduates are International Thespian Society Members, an honor society for theatre arts students.

College Acceptances
Class of 2022

(Reported as of May 23, 2022.)

Members of the Class of 2022 were accepted into the following colleges and universities. 

Students plan to attend schools marked with asterisks (*).
Alaska Pacific University
American University*
Amherst College
Appalachian State University*
Auburn University
Berry College
Brown University
Bryn Mawr College*
Carleton College
Centre College
Champlain College
Clark University
Clemson University*
College of Charleston
Colorado State University
Dartmouth College
Davidson College
DePaul University*
Dickinson College
Drexel University
Duke University
East Carolina University
Eckerd College
Elon University
Florida Southern College
Fordham University
Furman University*
George Mason University
Hamilton College*
High Point University
Howard University
James Madison University*
Kenyon College
Louisiana State University*
Lynn University
Macalester College
Massachusetts Institute of Technology*
Michigan State University
New York University*
North Carolina State University*
Oxford College of Emory University
Pennsylvania State University 
Roanoke College
San Diego State University
Sewanee: The University of the South
Southern Methodist University*
Stony Brook University
The American University of Paris
The University of Alabama*
The University of Tampa*
The University of Tennessee 
Tufts University*
University of Arizona
University of California, Irvine*
University of California, Santa Cruz
University of Colorado 
University of Georgia
University of Kansas
University of Kentucky
University of Massachusetts
University of Miami*
University of Mississippi
University of North Carolina, Asheville*
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill*
University of North Carolina, Charlotte*
University of North Carolina, Greensboro
University of North Carolina, Wilmington*
University of Oregon
University of Pittsburgh
University of Richmond*
University of San Francisco
University of South Carolina*
University of Utah
University of Vermont*
University of Virginia 
University of Washington 
University of Wisconsin 
Vanderbilt University*
Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University*
Wake Forest University*
Washington and Lee University
Western Carolina University
Willamette University
Wofford College*
† Nine students (21% of the graduating class) were accepted to UNC-Chapel Hill.

Photos and Videos

Commencement 2022

Carolina Day School's Class of 2022 Commencement was Friday, May 27, 2022 in Nash Athletic Center. Here is a full recording of that event. 

Graduate Address

Recording of the graduate address by Greyson Henry '22.

Commencement Highlight Reel


View our albums of photos at these links. 

Class of 2022 Commencement ceremony Photos

2022 commencement bell ringing ceremony

2022 commencement candids

Members of the Class of 2022 wearing their college shirts

Members of the Class of 2022 wearing shirts from the colleges they are attending.