Founded in 1934, Rocky Hill School is an independent, coeducational, non-denominational, college preparatory day school made up of students in preschool through grade 12.
Rocky Hill School focuses on innovative teaching and an interactive educational experience that prepares students to become leaders and lifelong learners. Our diverse student body is challenged academically and afforded opportunities not found at other schools.
Our small school community, where every student matters, allows for individualized instruction and creates a familial setting throughout campus. Upper, Middle, and Lower School students interact with each other and faculty in ways that create a distinct learning dynamic.
Located on 84 acres overlooking Narragansett Bay, Rocky Hill School’s stunning campus fosters exploration and discovery within a safe environment.
Rocky Hill School does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, gender, sexual orientation, age, handicap or national or ethnic origin in the administration of its admission, financial aid, employment, educational policies or other school programs.
At a Glance
Head of School: Diane Rich
Mission Statement: Educate the whole child—mind, body, and spirit. As a nurturing school community, we encourage our students to become good global citizens and lifelong learners, guiding them as they strive for knowledge and self-awareness.
Accreditation and Memberships: NEASC, AISNE, SSATB, ERB, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society.
Location: With 84 acres on the shores of Narragansett Bay, our stunning campus fosters exploration and discovery within a safe environment.
Average Class Size: 12 students
Student to Faculty Ratio: 5:1
Faculty: 70% hold advanced degrees
Diversity: 15% students of color, 15% international students
Sports: Basketball, Cross Country, Field Hockey, Golf, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Sailing, Soccer, Tennis
Transportation: Available from Providence, South County, and Aquidneck Island. Learn more
Extended Day: The extended day program provides supervision for Lower School children from regular dismissal up to 5:30 p.m.