The Schilling School For Gifted Children
5.00 (2 reviews)
Tel: (513) 489-8940
- The Schilling School for Gifted Children is an independent coeducational institution founded in 1997, chartered by the Ohio Department of Education.
- Nationally, it is one of only two schools serving gifted students from kindergarten through 12th grade.
|School Type||School with Special Program Emphasis|
|School Membership(s)School Assoc.||Other school association(s)|
|Grades Offered||Grades Kindergarten-12|
|Total Students||54 students|
|Student Body Type||Co-ed|
Academics and Faculty
|Total Classroom Teachers||24 teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||2:1|
National avg.: 13:1
|% Faculty w/Advanced Degree|
|Average Class Size||6 students|
|Advanced Courses||AP Biology, AP Calculus, AP Chemistry, AP Geography, AP Macroeconomics, AP Microeconomics, AP US History|
|Classroom Dress Code||Casual|
Finances and Admission
|Admission Deadline||None / Rolling|
|Tuition Notes||Graduated scale by grade: $11,000 to $17,000|
- All academic courses at the Upper School level are considered honors courses and many are taught at the college level.
- A vast array of electives are offered (i.e. Creative Writing, Chess, Music, Film Analysis, Fencing, Art, Drama) with 9 different Foreign Languages beginning in kindergarten and continue through high school.
- Percentage of students with IQs 130-144: 53%
- Percentage of students with IQs 145-200: 47%
- Admission criterion of IQ 130 or higher
Profile last updated:
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Cincinnati Grades: PK-12
5400 Red Bank Road
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 728-2400 7.5 PK-12
- Huntington Station Grades: PK-9
165 Pidgeon Hill Rd Ste 1
Huntington Station, NY 11746
(631) 423-3557 588.8 PK-9
- Cincinnati Grades: PK-10 | 277 students
6743 Chestnut Street
Cincinnati, OH 45227
(513) 541-0220 8.4 PK-10
My teenager started High School here this year. After looking at many schools we decided to try this small school in the Blue Ash area. I have been very happy with the courses and teachers. Each teacher really invests their time in the students. The other students are extremely welcoming and friendly, so my teen didn't feel left out or excluded in any way. They are able to adjust the classes to meet the students interests. The school teaches the students critical thinking skills and they do projects for the community. They offer everything from fencing, chess and drama to top AP courses
- Posted by Parent - bl
My son moved to Schilling for high school from a rigorous private school where he never felt understood despite his high IQ. Now, he is a different child. He loves school again and thrives under the exceptionally qualified and caring teachers and staff. They go above and beyond the call of duty to challenge my son in his areas of strength and to help him overcome his areas of weakness. At Schilling, he is completing college level courses easily and loving every minute of it! His ninth grade Biology book was exactly the same as the one my older son used in college, so I know he will not only be prepared for college but will excel there. The school administration deals fairly and efficiently with any problems that arise in a way that teaches the kids to solve or avoid future issues. The personal attention that is given to both the students and parents is extraordinary. We are so glad we moved to Schilling and recommend it highly!
- Posted by Parent - joyst
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