Congratulations, CDS Class of 2023!

Class of 2023 in caps and gowns posing against a red background
Individual senior photos of the class of 2023



Congratulations to the 43 members of the Class of 2023 on their outstanding accomplishments, including the following:


More than $3.7 Million was awarded to the class of 2023 in merit scholarships.


Two CDS graduates will continue their athletic careers at the college level, playing lacrosse at Guilford College and gymnastics at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.


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


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


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



CDS graduates showed their commitment to our community by giving 1,500 hours of service.

College Acceptances
Class of 2023

(Reported as of May 31, 2023.)

Members of the Class of 2023 were accepted into the following colleges and universities. 

Students plan to attend schools marked with asterisks (*).
Appalachian State University*

Arizona State University

Asheville-Buncombe Technical CC*

Auburn University

Austin Peay State University

Barnard College*

Baylor University

Berry College

Brevard College

Clark University

Clemson University*

College of Charleston*

Colorado College

Colorado State University

Connecticut College

Davidson College*

DePaul University

Drexel University*

East Tennessee State University

Elon University*

Florida State University

Fordham University

Furman University

George Mason University

George Washington University*

Guilford College*

High Point University*

Hofstra University

James Madison University
Lafayette College

Lees-McRae College*
Lenoir-Rhyne University

Louisiana State University*

Loyola University Chicago

Loyola University Maryland

Loyola University New Orleans

Marist College

Mercer University

Miami University*

New York University*

North Carolina State University

Northwestern University*

Oglethorpe University

Pace University

Penn State University

Queens University of Charlotte

Roanoke College

Savannah College of Art and Design

Skidmore College*

Southern Methodist University

Suffolk University

Temple University

The College of Wooster

The Ohio State University

The University of Alabama

The University of Tampa

The University of Tennessee

The University of Virginia’s College at Wise

Towson University

University of California, San Diego

University of California, Santa Barbara

University of California, Santa Cruz

University of Cincinnati

University of Colorado Boulder*

University of Connecticut

University of Denver

University of Georgia

University of Maryland

University of Massachusetts, Amherst

University of Massachusetts, Boston

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 Diego

University of South Carolina

University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire*

University of Wisconsin, Madison

Virginia Tech*

Wake Forest University*

Warren Wilson College

Western Carolina University*

Western Washington University

Wingate University

Wofford College

Photos and Videos

The class of 2023 standing on stone steps outside Nash  wearing college shirts

Members of the Class of 2023 wearing shirts from the colleges they are attending.