Roeper is open for the 2021-2022 School year. Please fill out this Inquiry Form to learn more. The data below on this webpage relates to our Lower School, Pre-5. Refer to our Private School Review page for data on our Middle and Upper Schools for our 6 - 12 program information. The Roeper School is a coeducational day school for gifted and talented children founded in 1941.
Students learn in an environment which recognizes and encourages excellence and provides intellectual stimulation and challenge.
The Roeper School exists to provide a personalized learning environment and pre-K through secondary education that is appropriate to the unique intellectual, emotional, and physical needs of gifted and creative children according to Roeper`s philosophy and system of values; prepare the children entrusted to our care for lives as capable, responsible, nurturing, and fulfilled individuals, partners and global citizens; and promote broader understanding of the needs of gifted and creative children and of the means of supporting their education, learning, and growth.

Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Students: 206 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $20,000
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

School Overview

Student Body

Total Students
206 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
25%
State avg.: 20%
Students by Grade
The Roeper School PreK-5 Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
70%
Average Class Size
13 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost
Tuition Notes
Lower School Range (Preschool - 5th grade): $4,850 to $26,450
% on Financial Aid
43%
Average Financial Aid Grant
$11,000
Admissions Director
Lori Zinser
Admissions Associate
Brittney Yuille

Sports

Total Sports Offered
2 sports

School Notes

  • The Roeper School is a coeducational day school for gifted and talented children founded in 1941. Students learn in an environment which recognizes and encourages excellence and provides intellectual stimulation and challenge. The Roeper School exists to provide a personalized learning environment and pre-K through secondary education that is appropriate to the unique intellectual, emotional, and physical needs of gifted and creative children according to Roeper`s philosophy and system of values; prepare the children entrusted to our care for lives as capable, responsible, nurturing, and fulfilled individuals, partners and global citizens; and promote broader understanding of the needs of gifted and creative children and of the means of supporting their education, learning, and growth.
Profile last updated: 07/22/2021

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • School Type: School with Special Program Emphasis
  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Students: 206 students
  • Yearly Tuition: $20,000
  • Average class size: 13 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling

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The average private school tuition in Oakland County, MI is $11,790 for elementary schools and $15,121 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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