News and Publications

Fort Worth Country Day creates a variety of internal and external publications pieces throughout the year, including the School’s signature piece, Falconer, a bi-annual magazine, which is mailed to all alumni, current and past parents, former and current Trustees, grandparents, and faculty and staff. Other publications include the weekly FWCD Update eNewsletter for current parents.
To share a class note for the Falconer, please send to

To share a Falconer story suggestion, contact Shannon Allen, Communications and Constituent Relations Manager.

Media Inquiries

Members of the media may contact Shannon Allen, Communications and Constituent Relations Manager, to arrange interviews with members of the Fort Worth Country Day community. She may be reached via email or at 817.302.3244.

News and Announcements

List of 5 news stories.

  • Spring 2022 Postseason Awards

    Congratulations to FWCD student-athletes for their commitment to and participation in sports during the spring season. Pictured right are FWCD’s All-SPC athletes Reagan Hall ‘24, Katie Bruce ‘24, Dylan Davis ’24, Marco Olmos ’24, Rachel Nelson ’23, Sutton Howard ’23, Walker Anderson ’23, and Connor Henry ’23. Seniors not pictured are Rogan Crumley, Betty Weaver, and Luke Wroten. (They were taking AP Exams).
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  • 2022 Tournament of Books Champion Named

    Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone by J.K. Rowling narrowly edged out 11 Birthdays by Wendy Maas to be crowned the 2022 FWCD Tournament of Books Champion. This year, 32 fourth-graders took part in the Tournament of Books. Each student participated in a sweet 16 bracket composed of a wide variety of literary genres. The students celebrated with a Championship Breakfast in the Lower School Library on May 4. The FWCD Librarians are proud of the fourth-grade participants and their accomplishments.
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  • Alumni Gather in D.C. with FWCD Sophomores 

    FWCD alumni connected with sophomore students in Washington, D.C., for a panel discussion in May. The 10th-graders were enjoying the D.C. visit as a culminating field trip for their American Government class. This trip’s panelists were Ed Landreth ’03, Tom French ’75, Rebecca Vernon ’02, Stephanie Stouffer ’07, Sarah Jane McDonald ’17, Sarah Nolan ’16, Ryleigh Rains ’17, Emily Englander ’12, and Robert Arnold ’14.
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  • Fourth-Graders Discover Flavors of the World

    Fourth-graders celebrated the amazing food our diverse and beautiful world offers through a delectable program called Flavors of the World. View the slideshow. The program, sponsored by Lower School Spanish Teachers Gaby Booth and Natasha Hatcher and Lower School French Teacher Nevine Watkins, also provided an opportunity to bridge community and cultural diversity.
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  • Joaquin Castro-Balbi, Class of 2022 Salutatorian

    Joaquin Castro-Balbi, Class of 2022 Salutatorian

    An FWCD Original, Joaquin Castro-Balbi is Fort Worth Country Day’s Class of 2022 Salutatorian. He will attend Harvard University and study Electrical Engineering and/or Computer Science. “I found that its [Harvard] blend of robust engineering resources and renowned humanities most appealed to my interests,” Castro-Balbi shared. A National Merit Finalist, a College Board National Hispanic Recognition Programs Scholar, and a 2022 U.S. Presidential Scholars Program Candidate, Castro-Balbi is a well-rounded, 3A’s student committed to excellence in every aspect of his school experience and beyond.
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Fort Worth Country Day (FWCD) is a JK-12 private, independent, coeducational, nondenominational college-preparatory school located on approximately 100 acres in Fort Worth, Texas. The mission of Fort Worth Country Day School is to foster the intellectual, physical, emotional, and ethical development of capable students through an academically rigorous college preparatory program that integrates the arts and athletics.

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  • Website Accessibility Statement

    Fort Worth Country Day is committed to understanding and respecting differences. To further support that initiative, FWCD is focused on making the information on our website accessible to all students, parents, and other members of the community. Achieving our goal of making the FWCD website fully accessible requires auditing numerous sections and correcting elements with minimal disruption for daily users.

    We appreciate your patience as we transition our content to a format that more closely adheres to the Web Content Accessibility Guidelines 2.0 (WCAG 2.0) recommended by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C). Additionally, some pages of the FWCD website may contain links to third-party sites that do not comply with accessibility standards and not within the range of the School’s control.

    For questions about the FWCD website, please contact Digital Media and Content Manager, Reggie Johnson at

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