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WHY ROCKY HILL COUNTRY DAY

The Rocky Hill Country Day School journey prepares students for the rigor of college academics and the demands of personal independence. We offer students diverse educational experiences that prepare them to be bold learners, ready to navigate a complex and changing world.

Students thrive in an environment that provides real-world experiences, meaningful coursework and research, and individualized and collaborative learning opportunitiesOur whole-child approach encompasses the social/emotional development and wellness of every student.

See what makes Rocky Hill Country Day unique.

The Student Competencies

At Rocky Hill Country Day School, we inspire each student to become a...

Learns with nimbleness, adaptability, perseverance, and resilience, with a curious and self-directed approach.

Asks meaningful questions, gains knowledge, and challenges research, analysis, and interpretation to evaluate evidence, arguments, and beliefs.

Seeks ways to model good citizenship through kindness and respect for others, and serves as a responsible, engaged member of the community.

Skillfully expresses ideas in many modalities for a variety of audiences and is a poised and resourceful communicator.

...who is...

A bold thinker, generating new and creative ideas, willing to take risks to solve complex problems, individually and as part
of a group.

A confident observer who understands their personal strengths and is attentive to their needs, empathetic to others, and honors their health and well-being.

An honest member of the community who speaks with integrity and has a focus on social responsibility.

An open-minded individual who values diversity and different perspectives with an understanding of global issues.

LEARNING SPACES

Rocky Hill Country Day School’s 84-acre waterfront campus on Narragansett Bay lends itself to exploration and discovery across all divisions and disciplines. Our marine and environmental education programs create memorable experiences and help develop new perspectives for all learners who will one day become the stewards of this planet.

Rocky Hill Country Day School at a Glance

THE ARTS

While we focus on developing strong foundation skills in Music, Chorus, Drama, and the Visual Arts, we also encourage students to experiment in their work and achieve a higher level of personal expression.

Student Life

CLUBS & TRIPS

Students collaborate with faculty to design clubs based on their passions and interests which develops their leadership and organizational skills.

COMMUNITY SERVICE

Each year, the Community Service Coordinator organizes initiatives directly affecting the greater community. These are undertaken on a regular basis, usually through classroom or advisory projects.

DIVERSITY

Rocky Hill Country Day School believes that the educational outcomes of its students are directly dependent upon the active recognition, support, and fostering of the student body’s diverse backgrounds.

The Mariner Way is a guiding principle that encourages all of our teams to foster Resiliency, Effort, and Pride.

Building Connections

E2 | EMBEDDED ENTREPRENEURS

Startup founders help students develop the Rocky Hill Country Day Student Competencies through modeling the entrepreneurial process.

IIR | INNOVATOR-IN-RESIDENCE

Innovators and artists from all sectors encourage students to connect big picture themes to classroom content using an interdisciplinary approach.

OUR PARTNERS

Rocky Hill Country Day collaborates with local and global organizations to enhance the learning experience and provide the real-world context necessary for deep learning.

HEALTH & WELLNESS

Our mission is to educate the whole child - mind, body, and spirit. We incorporate health and wellness education into our students’ daily lives. We recognize the connection between academic success and social-emotional growth, using mindfulness, health education, the Responsive Classroom®, Developmental Designs™, and a strong advisory program in order to promote safe, healthy, and happy lives for our students and faculty.

Academic Enrichment

Academic Center for Enrichment (ACE)

OVERVIEW

The ACE program is tailored to students needs, setting goals and working with parents and teachers to give each child the help they need.

PROGRAMS

We use a variety of techniques tailored to each child, including Orton-Gillingham, Read Naturally, Handwriting Without Tears, and more.

ACCOMMODATIONS

Students recieve accommodations in the classroom, such as extended time on tests, assistive technology, foreign language waivers, and more, as needed.

COLLEGE COUNSELING

Rocky Hill Country Day's mission is to 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.

Through the development of competencies, and fostering self-awareness and advocacy, we encourage our students to define and reach their goals.

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