The Roeper School - Middle & Upper School Campus

1051 Oakland Ave,
Birmingham, MI, 48009-0248
     Tel: (248)203-7405
Grades: 6 - 12 | 277 students
The Roeper School offers a child-centered, personalized, challenging, active, empowering environment where all resources, staffing, and professional development are geared toward teaching gifted students.
 Roeper instills in its students a strong sense of self, personal and social awareness, respect for differences, need for community involvement and a strong desire to make a difference in their world.

School Overview

School Type School with Special Program Emphasis
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Year Founded 1941

Student Body

Total Students 277 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 20%
State avg.: 15%
Students by Grade The Roeper School - Middle & Upper School Campus Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1
National avg.: 13:1
Number of AP Courses 11 courses
List of Courses Offered Link to List of Courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, Comparative Government, English, European History, Music Theory, Physics, Statistics, United States History  
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $24,000
Tuition Notes Grades 6-8: $22,200 Grades 9-12: $24,250 Financial aid available - visit www.roeper.org (Lower/Middle/Upper School --> Tuition/Affordability) for more information.
% on Financial Aid 38%
Average Financial Aid Grant $6,500
Admissions Director Lori Zinser
Admissions Associate Elli Altman

Sports

Total Sports Offered 7 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Golf, Soccer, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountryGolf,
SoccerTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 13 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Amnesty International, Anime Club, Cherry Bombs, Fun, Fun, Fun Committee, Gay Straight Alliance, Model UN, Robotics, Roeper Theater Company, Russian Club, Sierra Club, Student Government, The Muse, UMOJA Anime Club, Cherry Bombs, Model UN, Robotics, Russian Club, Sierra Club, The Muse, UMOJA, Amnesty International,
Fun, Fun, Fun Committee,
Gay Straight Alliance,
Roeper Theater Company,
Student Government,

School Notes:

The Roeper School offers a child centered, personalized, challenging, active, empowering environment where all resources, staffing, and professional development are geared toward teaching gifted students. Roeper instills in its students a strong sense of self, personal and social awareness, respect for differences, need for community involvement, and a strong desire to make a difference in their world.

Profile last updated: 11/11/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is The Roeper School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gateway Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Gateway Montessori School (0.5 miles away)
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