The Raleigh School

1141 Raleigh School Drive
Raleigh, NC 27607-0276
Tel: (919)546-0788
Grades: NS - 5 | 438 students
The Raleigh School is a cooperative community of children, parents, and teachers that fosters a love of learning in an atmosphere of challenge, inquiry, and respect.
Our preschool serves children from 18 months to five years of age.
Our elementary school includes two classes at each grade level, kindergarten through fifth grade.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 5
Year Founded 1952
Awards  Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007

Student Body

Total Students 438 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 33%
State avg.: 18%
Students by Grade The Raleigh School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Dec. 16 / Feb. 7 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition is $10,825 for kindergarten through fifth grade. Preschool tuition varies by class.
Admissions Director Anu Mannar
Admissions Associate Irene Milewski

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Book Clubs, Chess Club, Science Olympiad Book Clubs, Chess Club, Science Olympiad,

School Notes:

  • At The Raleigh School, we engage children’s hands, hearts and minds each and every day.  Using an inquiry-based approach, our teachers help students develop critical and creative thinking skills that last a lifetime.   Our students love to come to school.  Each child is well-known and valued as an individual member within the school community.  Our parents choose The Raleigh School because they appreciate our outstanding veteran faculty and value the many opportunities to be engaged in their own child’s education.   
  • Please contact admissions@raleighschool.org to request an admissions packet and to schedule a campus visit.

Profile last updated: 07/09/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cardinal Gibbons High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is GRACE Christian School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is GRACE Christian School (1 miles away)
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  • Raleigh
    Grades: 9-12 | 1240 students
    0.7 miles
    1401 Edwards Mill Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27607
    (919)834-1625
    0.79-12
    1240
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-12 | 734 students
    1 miles
    801 & 1101 Buck Jones Road
    Raleigh, NC 27606
    (919)747-2020
    1PK-12
    734
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-8 | 300 students
    2.1 miles
    3020 Ligon St
    Raleigh, NC 27607
    (919)821-1699
    2.1PK-8
    300
  • Raleigh
    Grades: PK-2 | 33 students
    2.2 miles
    608 Royal St
    Raleigh, NC 27607
    (919)834-1025
    2.2PK-2
    33
  • Raleigh
    Grades: NS-6 | 109 students
    2.2 miles
    1215 Ridge Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27607
    (919)755-1150
    2.2NS-6
    109

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