2017-2018 School Year

Admission is open throughout the school year.

All enrolled students receive:

  • Day program students (Creative Movement to Level 3X) get a complimentary Rock School leotard for girls or white Rock School t-shirt for boys
  • Professional students (Levels 3X to 6) gets a $50 Rock School voucher
  • 5% Pay in Full Discount
  • 5% Sibling Discount


AGES 12+

Intermediate - Advanced Ballet Students ranging from approximately 12 years old to young adult. Level placement for professional division ballet students is dependent on skill level, technique and vocabulary. New students are accepted throughout the school year.


LEVEL 2 - 3X

Specifically designed to meet the needs of students placed in level 2, 2x, 3, and 3x by preparing them for the school's professional division.  A nurturing class environment with focused attention on proper alignment and technique.  Students accepted into this program are eligible to take a contemporary dance class.


AGES 2 - Level 1X

Imagine, dance, and dream!  The Children's Dance Program is for ballet for students in the approximate age range of 2-12 years old. Level placement for young ballerinas and ballerinos is dependent on age in combination with skill level and any previous training. Boys Dance ballet tuition FREE!


AGES 9-15

A perfect introductory to ballet class for 9-15 year olds.  The perfect after school arts enrichment opportunity for your child to be welcomed into the amazing world of dance.



The Hip-Hop program provides fun classes allowing students to develop physical fitness, mental fortitude, creativity, and cultural understanding. Students are exposed to both old school and new hip-hop.


This is a moderate experience level - intermediate ballet class. There is no registration for this class. Ages 18+ (*accommodations may be made for younger students only looking for a once or twice a week class).  



Rock Academics provides a flexible, college-preparatory curriculum that is integrated into each student's daily routine.  Students move forward at a pace suited to their individual abilities, earning middle and high school credits, and culminating a high school diploma.  The Academics program augments the online education with on-site courses and group activities, keeping students engaged and part of the Rock Academics family.  Through all this, Rock Academics prepares students for future success in higher education.


A home away from home for students coming from all over the world to train and refine their technique.  The Rock School Residence is located in the Marine Club condominiums directly across the street from The Rock School.  The Residence occupies one floor and includes sixteen large, loft-style apartments, a spacious student lounge with a large television, and a study room.  Each apartment has a full bath, laundry facilities, and is air-conditioned.  


Rock Academics and Residencies put together excursions to various places around Philadelphia such as the Philadelphia Zoo, Longwood Gardens, The Haunted Eastern State Penitentiary, and various Malls. Activities can also take place outside of Philadelphia such as New York City and Dorney Park.  Birthdays are celebrated each month along with Thanksgiving & Christmas dinners for international students unable to travel home during the holidays. Check out our calendar below to see where we're headed to next!