Is Ravenscroft right for you?
Maybe you are a scholar or an athlete. Perhaps you love to sing, paint or peer into a microscope. Maybe you’d prefer to spend time quietly reading. Whoever you are, there’s a place for you at Ravenscroft.
Ravenscroft offers an exceptional educational experience for learners in PreK-12th grade that is broad and deep. What makes us unique and different? An emphasis on distinctive programs and innovative educational partnerships.
1. WE BUILD A STRONG FOUNDATION
We create successful, happy, ethical learners through Lead From Here, cultivating citizen leadership at an early age.
2. WE MEET STUDENTS WHERE THEY ARE
Differentiated instruction is delivered through reading, writing and math workshops.
We continually monitor student progress and adjust teaching to best meet student needs.
3. OUR PROGRAM IS RICH AND ROBUST
Offerings include fine arts classes and instrumental private lessons,
regular physical movement through PE and daily recess, and
science, technology, MakersSpace, and digital media labs to further learning.
4. STUDENT SAFETY IS PARAMOUNT
Life inside and outside the classroom is emotionally and physically safe.
Lower School building are secured through a card access system, with
safety monitors on campus all day.
5. IN OUR SMALL COMMUNITY EVERYONE IS KNOWN
There’s a place here for everyone,
with small advisory groups and classes.
Friendships are forged that can last a lifetime.
6. OUR CHOICE OF ELECTIVES IS COMPREHENSIVE
We offer STEM+ courses at many levels
and hands-on work in MakersSpace.
We develop student passions in video editing, art journaling, folklore and more
7. CLASSES ARE TAILORED TO INDIVIDUAL INTERESTS
Varied levels of math and language arts are offered per grade.
Student-centered learning is inquiry based.
Daily tutorials, study halls, and math lab are available.
8. THE WORLD OPENS TO OUR STUDENTS
Language courses, including Mandarin, are introduced early.
Global studies are explored across the disciplines.
World travel programs enhance the curriculum.
9. OUR RANGE OF COURSES IS COMPREHENSIVE
Twenty-four AP courses are available, as are
electives like Sports Medicine, Honors Engineering and
our award-winning student-run literary magazine.
10. TAILOR YOUR OWN ACADEMIC JOURNEY
Independent studies allow for individual choice.
More than 35 clubs speak to students' interests.
Study Halls promote time management and flexibility.
11. ACADEMIC ADVISORS SUPPORT SUCCESS
Faculty advisors help guide each student's journey.
Students stay with their advisor for four years.
Advisors know their advisees well and have daily contact.
12. COLLEGE PREPARATION IS PART OF THE PACKAGE
Experienced college counselors have a great success rate matching students with appropriate, “right fit” colleges.