The Rock School

  • 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.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.AdvancED
International League of Christian Schools (ILCS)
Religious AffiliationChristian
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded1993

Student Body

Total Students526 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 44%
Students by Grade The Rock School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size18 students
Number of AP Courses9 courses
Advanced CoursesAP 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 score1190
Average ACT score23
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(School Uniforms are required.)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$7,700
Tuition NotesTuition 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$3,400
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorArica Heise

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsArchery, Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Flag Football, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballArcheryBaseball,
BasketballCross Country,
Flag FootballSoccer,
SoftballTrack and Field,
Volleyball

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Forensics and Debate, MathCounts, Mu Alpha Theta, National Honors Society, Scholastic Chess, Student Government, Student Service Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band Program, International Thespian Society

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
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Gainesville
    Grades: PK-12 | 184 students
    5.1 miles
    1520 NW 34th Street
    Gainesville, FL 32605
    (352) 378-9337
    5.1 PK-12
    184
  • Gainesville
    Grades: PK-12 | 270 students
    4.1 miles
    10926 Nw 39th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32606
    (352) 332-1493
    4.1 PK-12
    270
  • Gainesville
    Grades: PK-8 | 220 students
    4.1 miles
    8505 Nw 39th Ave
    Gainesville, FL 32606
    (352) 375-6773
    4.1 PK-8
    220
  • Gainesville
    Grades: PK-5 | 245 students
    3.7 miles
    1111 Nw 55th St
    Gainesville, FL 32605
    (352) 373-3222
    3.7 PK-5
    245
  • Gainesville
    Grades: PK-12 | 744 students
    1.5 miles
    1700 SW 75th Street
    Gainesville, FL 32607
    (352) 332-3609
    1.5 PK-12
    744

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The average private school tuition in Gainesville, FL is $8,524 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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