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.

Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 526 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,700
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The Rock School places among the top 20% of private schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
Year Founded
1993

Student Body

Total Students
526 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
28%
State avg.: 45%
Students by Grade
The Rock School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
30%
Average Class Size
18 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
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
$3,400
Acceptance Rate
80%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director
Arica Heise

Sports

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

School Reviews

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The Rock School provides an excellent education with a Biblical World View. The teachers care deeply for our children which is evidenced in their work ethic, planning, and willingness to go the extra mile. Hands down, no school compares to The Rock School!
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Quick Stats (2021)

  • Top Ranked FL School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 526 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $7,700
  • Acceptance rate: 80%
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Gainesville, FL is $9,039 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).

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