Cobblestone School

  • Cobblestone, founded in 1983, offers a full-day program and after-school care for children between the ages of 4 and 14, grades pre-kindergarten through eighth.
  • Cobblestone School provides a supportive, nurturing environment, responsive to children's social, intellectual, physical, aesthetic and ethical development.
  • The interdisciplinary curriculum integrates academic and personal experience to promote a desire to learn, a respect for and appreciation of diversity, an understanding of the democratic process, and a strong sense of community.
  • The heart of the difference resides in the development of our curriculum.
  • At Cobblestone, themes for study which integrate reading, writing, math, social studies, scientific inquiry and artistic expression evolve out of children's questions, interests and experiences.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-8
Year Founded1983

Student Body

Total Students53 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
14%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade Cobblestone School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size11 students
Classroom Dress CodeCasual

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$11,000
Tuition NotesDiscount for multiple children from same family
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant$4,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorRose Martin

School Notes

  • Cobblestone, founded in 1983, offers a full-day program and after-school care for children between the ages of 4 and 14, grades pre-kindergarten through eighth. Cobblestone School provides a supportive, nurturing environment, responsive to children's social, intellectual, physical, aesthetic and ethical development. The interdisciplinary curriculum integrates academic and personal experience to promote a desire to learn, a respect for and appreciation of diversity, an understanding of the democratic process, and a strong sense of community. The heart of the difference resides in the development of our curriculum. At Cobblestone, themes for study which integrate reading, writing, math, social studies, scientific inquiry and artistic expression evolve out of children's questions, interests and experiences.
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The average private school tuition in Rochester, NY is $5,385 for elementary schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Rochester, NY is 93% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).