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.

  • AI helps seventh- and eighth-graders fuel their passions.

    Awesomeness Initiatives Kicked Off September 13

    The 2022-23 Awesomeness Initiative (AI) classes kicked off September 13 in the Mason Middle School. This year’s offerings include Bake Your Buns Off, Build A Computer: Play Minecraft, Learn Programming, Calligraphy, Chemistry Club, Composition, Songwriting and Recording, Design Squad, Developing your Critical Eye, Forensic Science, FWCD Wildlife and Prairie Restoration, Galactic Quest, GeoGuessr!, How to Survive … Be a Survivor, Pinterest 101, Studio Art, TEAM Room, The Forgotten Olympics, Think Like Fish! And World Champion of the World!
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  • 159 colleges and universities came to campus for College Day

    College Day at FWCD

    This year’s College Day was back in-person on September 16, and the Sid W. Richardson Gymnasium was bustling with admission officers from 159 colleges and universities from across the U.S. and around the world. FWCD 11th- and 12th-grade students were joined by juniors and seniors from All Saints’ Episcopal School, The Oakridge School, Trinity Valley School, Breakthrough Fort Worth and the Young Women’s Leadership Academy. View a list of the attending colleges and universities.
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  • Jenna Bush Hager reading her book

    FWCD Welcomes Jenna Bush Hager to Two Community Events

    Jenna Bush Hager keeps her promises, even two years later. Hager was planning to visit Fort Worth Country Day in April 2020, but when the COVID-19 pandemic hit, she had to change her plans, just like everyone else. 
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  • Left to right: Christopher Baker, Tommy Weaver, Eliana Garcia, Seth Mayhue, Alexis Rollings and Rob Batton

    Six FWCD Seniors Named National Merit Semifinalists

    Seniors Christopher Baker, Rob Batton, Eliana Garcia, Seth Mayhue, Alexis Rollings and Tommy Weaver were named National Merit Semifinalists. These outstanding seniors are among the more than 16,000 Semifinalists in the 68th National Merit Scholarship Program announced nationally on Wednesday, September 14. They are six of the 1,571 Semifinalists named in the state of Texas.
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  • Sofia Garcia ’25 earned second place in Extemporaneous Speaking at the National Hispanic Institute’s 2022 Texas Great Debate at Schreiner University

    Sophomore Earns Second Place at NHI’s Texas Great Debate

    Sofia Garcia ’25 earned second place in Extemporaneous Speaking at the National Hispanic Institute’s 2022 Texas Great Debate at Schreiner University, which ran from June 11-14. Read the full article. NHI's Great Debate is a communication and leadership development program for ambitious and courageous young people committed to making meaningful change in the world. For over three decades, first-year NHI members have come to harness the power of their voices and engage with perspective-changing ideas. The Great Debate makes up NHI’s first-year curriculum, offering a rigorous learning experience for high-achieving, high-ability ninth grade youth who aspire to community and civic leadership roles in the future.
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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

    Learn more about Fort Worth Country Day’s Mission, Philosophy, Core Values and Commitment to Inclusivity at