We are so excited to have you as another member of our Rock School family!
Below is all of the information you need to know regarding residency during the SCHOOL YEAR.
ROCK RESIDENCE -
SCHOOL YEAR SCHEDULE
2017-2018 SCHOOL YEAR
MOVE-IN: September 3rd and 4th, 2017
MOVE-OUT: Week of June 8th, 2018
EXAMPLE OF DAILY SCHEDULE
10AM-10:30AM -------Break/Class Prep
10:30AM-1PM ---------Morning Dance Session
1:30PM-3PM ----------Rehearsals (may vary)
Afternoon dance session times vary depending on the student's level but usually begin between 3:30PM and 4:30PM.
*All meals are prepared by The Rock School's Bistro and are served in the cafeteria.
MAIL & PACKAGES
Mailing Packages to The Rock School
Marine Club residents can pick up packages/mail at The Rock School. Residents SHOULD NOT receive any mail at the Marine Club
All mail to Marine Club residents should be addressed as follows:
The Rock School for Dance Education
c/o Student Name
1101 S Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19147
The Rock School Residence is located in the Marine Club Condominiums Building, directly across the street from the Rock Center. The Rock School occupies one floor, which includes sixteen beautiful, large, loft-style apartments, a spacious student lounge with a large television, and a study room. Each apartment has a full kitchen, full bath, laundry room, and is air-conditioned.
The Marine Club Residence Managers and Assistant Staff provide twenty-four hour care for each student on an individual basis, ensuring students are well supported while living away from home. The Residence Life Manager and the Student Life Manager both live on the floor with the students. There are security cameras in the building, as well as 24-hour doormen/security to ensure each resident is safe.
The School provides residence students a comprehensive meal program at the Rock Bistro located on the second floor of The Rock School. Vegetarian fare is always available, and Rock Bistro friendly staff can accommodate for any unique food allergies. Menus are designed to fuel the athlete/dancer with a full schedule. Students are encouraged to make recommendations and suggestions.
Social events are in conjunction with Academics and open to Professional Division students. The Residence and Student Life Managers, Director of Rock Academics, School Directors, and Board of Trustees work together to plan exciting, educational activities, as well as fun events for the students. These activities can include (but not limited to) trips to the Philadelphia Art Museum, the Philadelphia Zoo, Phillies baseball games, nearby malls, movies, dance performances, and theaters, as well as in-house arts, crafts, holiday games and birthdays.
HEALTH & WELLNESS
The Rock School takes our student's health and well being seriously. We know our dancers work hard everyday to get their bodies conditioned for class and upcoming performances. The School works alongside parents and health care providers to encourage healthy lifestyles. Students have access to a Physical Therapists, Doctors, Counselors, and Nutritionists to nurture their physical/emotional growth and development. Contact our Student Life Manager for more information.
Please fill out the form below for assisted transportation to or from the Philadelphia International Airport. Transportation is available to Summer Residence students only.
The Rock School will be offering airport transportation service for students age 8-17 who are traveling with an "unaccompanied minor" status through their respective airline ONLY. Please check with your airline for specific details regarding this service prior to contacting The Rock School.
DON'T FORGET YOUR DANCING SHOES!
We are so excited for you to join our Rock School family during this school year! With that in mind, we wanted to make sure you don't leave your dancing shoes behind and created a PREPARATION CHECKLIST just for you! Click the button below to make sure you're all prepared for a wonderful school year!