Aquinas Institute

1127 Dewey Ave,
Rochester, NY, 14613-0146
     Tel: (585)254-2020
Grades: 7 - 12 | 745 students
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 745 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Aquinas Institute Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Archangel School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nazareth Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nazareth Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • RochesterNazareth Elementary School
      (Roman Catholic)
    1001 Lake Ave
    RochesterNY14613
    (585)458-3786
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    0.5 mi | 264 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • RochesterCathedral School At Holy Rosary
      (Roman Catholic)
    420 Lexington Ave
    RochesterNY14613
    (585)254-8180
      (Roman Catholic)
    0.5 mi | 115 students | Gr. K-7                      
  • RochesterNorthside Christian Academy
      (Church of Christ)
    Po Box 67173
    RochesterNY14617
    (585)266-3140
      (Church of Christ)
    1.4 mi | 21 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • RochesterSt. Margaret Mary School
    400 Rogers Parkway
    RochesterNY14617
    (585)266-0413
    2.1 mi | 119 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • RochesterCCLC at Rochester General Hosp
    Daycare / Preschool
    770 Carter Street
    RochesterNY14621
    (585)467-5490
    Daycare / Preschool
    2.4 mi | 9 students | Gr. NS-K                      

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