The School In Rose Valley

20 School Lane,
Media, PA, 19063-0190
Tel: (610)566-1088
The School in Rose Valley offers a strikingly different model of educating young children.
Emphasizing hands-on experience and connection to nature, Rose Valley's preschool through sixth grade program fosters independence, creativity, and deep committment to community.
The Rose Valley experience is both nurturing and rigorous-students are prepared for future academic success, meaningful relationships, and active citizenship.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Institute for Independent Education
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 6
Year Founded 1929

Student Body

Total Students 150 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 24%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 14 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition ranges from $6,800 to $16,000.
% on Financial Aid 50%
Acceptance Rate 85%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kim Schmucki

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 2 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Before and after school child care,  mini camps when school is not in session Before and after school child care,
mini camps when school is not in session,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Davidson School Elwyn Inc (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nativity Bvm School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Media-Providence Friends School (1.5 miles away)
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  • Media Nativity Bvm School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Gayley And Franklin Sts
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)566-6881
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.2  mi  |  182  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Media
    Davidson School Elwyn Inc
    Special Education School
    111 Elwyn Road
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)891-2201
    Special Education School
    1.4  mi  |  305  students  |  Gr.  NS-12
  • Wallingford St. John Chrysostom School
    (Roman Catholic)
    607 S Providence Rd
    Wallingford , PA , 19086
    (610)876-7110
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.4  mi  |  185  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Media Media-Providence Friends School
    (Friends)
    125 W 3rd Street
    Media , PA , 19063
    (610)565-1960
    (Friends)
    1.5  mi  |  159  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Brookhaven Kindercare Learning Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    201 Radio Park Ln
    Brookhaven , PA , 19015
    (610)875-7780
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.8  mi  |  8  students  |  Gr.  K

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