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 Type Alternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
National Coalition of Alternative Community Schools
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten-8
Year Founded 1983

Student Body

Total Students 53 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
17%
State avg.: 30%
Students by Grade Cobblestone School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 5:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
75%
Average Class Size 11 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Yearly Tuition Cost $11,000
Tuition Notes Discount for multiple children from same family
% on Financial Aid
15%
Average Financial Aid Grant $4,000
Acceptance Rate
95%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Rose Martin
Show me:
People Also ViewedPeople Also Viewed Nearby SchoolsNearby Schools
All Schools High Schools Elementary Schools Preschools
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Penfield
    Grades: PK-12
    6.1 miles
    2070 Five Mile Line Road
    Penfield, NY 14526
    (585)387-3770
    6.1PK-12
    n/a
  • Rochester
    Grades: PK-12 | 529 students
    3.3 miles
    1981 Clover Street
    Rochester, NY 14618
    (585)442-1770
    3.3PK-12
    529
  • Rochester
    Holy Cross School
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 348 students
    6.8 miles
    4488 Lake Ave
    Rochester, NY 14612
    (585)663-6533
    6.8PK-6
    348
  • Rochester
    Grades: K-12 | 265 students
    5.5 miles
    332 Spencerport Rd
    Rochester, NY 14606
    (585)429-5530
    5.5K-12
    265
  • Rochester
    Grades: PK-2 | 20 students
    8.4 miles
    224 Chestnut Ridge Road
    Rochester, NY 14624
    (585)889-5084
    8.4PK-2
    20

School Reviews

Endorsements should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Endorse this school:
Recent Articles
May 26, 2017
When you apply for a position at a private school, you need to use a slightly different approach than you would use if you were applying for a sales job somewhere.
May 25, 2017
The admissions essay is an important part of your child's admissions profile. Noodle Pros essay expert Kate Fisher offers some valuable tips about writing the admissions essay.
May 25, 2017
Myths, urban legends and just plain misinformation abound concerning private schools. We shed some light on the facts you may not have known.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
Student First name:
Student Middle name:
Student Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        
Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.:
Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:
Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Rochester, NY is $6,022 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).