The Rock School

9818 SW 24th Ave,
Gainesville, FL, 32607-0326
Tel: (352)331-7625
Grades: NS - 12 | 290 students
The Rock School provides a college-prep education with a Christian foundation.
Utilizing the best in curriculum and teaching practice, students at The Rock School receive opportunities to excel in academics, character, leadership, service, the arts, athletics, and their Christian faith.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
International League of Christian Schools (ILCS)
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Year Founded 1993

Student Body

Total Students 290 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 30%
State avg.: 33%
Students by Grade The Rock School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Average Class Size 15 students
Number of AP Courses 9 courses
Advanced Courses AP Biology, AP Calculus AB, AP Chemistry, AP Computer Science A, AP English Language, AP English Literature, AP Modern European History, AP United States History, AP World History  
Average SAT score 1190
Average ACT score 23
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(School Uniforms are required.)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $6,300
Tuition Notes Tuition is all-inclusive. There are no added fees for registration, books, or materials. $300,000 in financial aid available to families each year.
% on Financial Aid 40%
Average Financial Aid Grant $2,400
Acceptance Rate 80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Arica Heise

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Basketball, Soccer, VolleyballBasketballSoccer,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 9 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Foreign Languages Club, MathCounts, Mu Alpha Theta, National Honors Society, Scholastic Chess, Student Government, Student Service Club, Studio Percussion, Yearbook MathCounts, Mu Alpha Theta, Yearbook, Foreign Languages Club,
National Honors Society,
Scholastic Chess,
Student Government,
Student Service Club,
Studio Percussion,

School Notes:

    • College-Preparatory Education with a Christian Emphasis
    • Preschool, Elementary, Middle & High School
    • Low Teacher-to-Student Ratio & Small Class Sizes
    • Affordable, Private Education
    • Safe, Nurturing Environment
    • Before & After School Care
    • Honors & AP Courses Offered
    • Accredited Institution

    Profile last updated: 08/07/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oak Hall School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Oak Hall Lower School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Oak Hall School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gainesville Oak Hall Lower School
    (Nonsectarians)
    7715 Sw 14th Ave
    Gainesville , FL , 32607
    (352)332-1452
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.7  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Gainesville
    Oak Hall School
    (Nonsectarians)
    8009 SW 14th Avenue
    Gainesville , FL , 32607
    (352)332-3609
    (Nonsectarians)
    0.8  mi  |  734  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Gainesville
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Queen Of Peace Catholic Academy
    (Roman Catholic)
    10900 Sw 24th Avenue
    Gainesville , FL , 32607
    (352)332-8808
    (Roman Catholic)
    0.8  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Gainesville
    Gainesville Country Day School
    (Nonsectarians)
    6801 Sw 24th Ave
    Gainesville , FL , 32607
    (352)332-7783
    (Nonsectarians)
    2.1  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Gainesville
    Tower Road KinderCare
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    10 Southwest 75th Street
    Gainesville , FL , 32607
    (352)332-4182
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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