The Raleigh School

1141 Raleigh School Drive,
Raleigh, NC, 27607-0276
Tel: (919)546-0788
Grades: NS - 5 | 444 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)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 5
Year Founded 1952
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School - Selected in 2007

Student Body

Total Students 444 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 28%
State avg.: 17%
Students by Grade The Raleigh School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline Jan. 4 / Feb. 7 / rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition is $9,975 for kindergarten through fifth grade. Preschool tuition varies by class.
Admissions Director Sharon Mitchell
Admissions Associate Sharon Mitchell

School Notes:

    • Please contact smitchell@raleighschool.org to request an elementary admissions packet and to schedule a campus visit.
    • Please contact imilewski@raleighschool.org to request a preschool admissions packet and to schedule a campus visit.

    Profile last updated: 02/06/2013

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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