Aquinas Institute

1127 Dewey Ave,
Rochester, NY, 14613-0146
Tel: (585)254-2020
The Aquinas Institute of Rochester is a Catholic, private, college preparatory, co-educational school educating in the Basilian tradition.
Our mission is to teach all students goodness, discipline, and knowledge, supported through gospel values, within a comprehensive curricular and co-curricular program that will prepare them to be responsible and caring citizens.
At Aquinas, our goal is to offer our students a well-rounded education, with the latest in educational technology.
We believe that their education extends beyond the classroom, to all aspects of their lives.
The resources and facilities at Aquinas offer students state-of-the-art technology in a traditional and historical setting.
With the latest in computer technology, a new fine art center and a new athletic complex, the campus at Aquinas is ever-changing to meet our students’ needs.
Aquinas students are offered numerous opportunities to grow educationally, socially and spiritually.
Aquinas graduates are prepared for college and beyond.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Catholic Educational Association (NCEA)
State or regional independent school association
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Grades Offered Grades 7 - 12

Student Body

Total Students 781 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Nazareth Schools - The Hall - The Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nazareth Hall Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nazareth Hall Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • Rochester Nazareth Hall Elementary School
    (Roman Catholic)
    180 Raines Park
    Rochester , NY , 14613
    (585)458-3786
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.2  mi  |  219  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Rochester
    Nazareth Schools - The Hall - The Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    1001 Lake Ave
    Rochester , NY , 14613
    (585)458-8583
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Rochester
    Cathedral School At Holy Rosary
    (Roman Catholic)
    420 Lexington Ave
    Rochester , NY , 14613
    (585)254-8180
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.5  mi  |  115  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Rochester
    North Baptist Christian School
    (Baptist)
    2052 Saint Paul St
    Rochester , NY , 14621
    (585)338-7810
    (Baptist)
    1.2  mi  |  123  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Rochester
    Northside Christian Academy
    (Church of Christ)
    Po Box 67173
    Rochester , NY , 14617
    (585)266-3140
    (Church of Christ)
    1.4  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  K-5

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