Aquinas Institute

Tel: (585)254-2020
Grades: 6-12 | 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 6-12
Year Founded 1902

Student Body

Total Students 745 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 29%
Students by Grade Aquinas Institute Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Private Schools:

The nearest high school is St Joseph's Villa (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cathedral School At Holy Rosary (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Nazareth Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • Rochester
    Grades: K-7 | 115 students
    0.5 miles
    420 Lexington Ave
    Rochester, NY 14613
  • Rochester
    Grades: PK-6 | 292 students
    0.5 miles
    1001 Lake Ave
    Rochester, NY 14613
  • Rochester
    Grades: K-7 | 123 students
    1.2 miles
    2052 Saint Paul St
    Rochester, NY 14621
  • Rochester
    Northside Christian Academy
    (Church of Christ)
    Grades: PK-3 | 42 students
    1.4 miles
    Po Box 67173
    Rochester, NY 14617
  • Rochester
    Grades: PK-6 | 187 students
    2.6 miles
    901 Portland Avenue
    Rochester, NY 14621

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