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. AdvancED
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 Student 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
  • Safe, Nurturing Environment
  • Before & After School Care
  • Honors & AP Courses Offered
  • Dual Credit (college courses) offered on campus
  • K-12 sports program
  • K-12 art, music, theatre programs
  • Accredited Institution

Profile last updated: 07/17/2015

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