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    Quality CPS Preschool

    Our quality Preschool Program supports young children and families for lifelong learning.

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    Global Conservation Program

    Our new Vision 2020 program teaches students how be globally-minded advocates and leaders.

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    Welcome to Rockdale Academy

    A neighborhood school and Community Learning Center serving grades preschool-6.

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    Partnerships Rock Rockdale

    Students will have access to field studies and experts in the community such as the Cincinnati Zoo and Children’s Hospital.

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    Healthy Me - Healthy You

    Project- and service-based learning opportunities and the real-world experience of working at a local urban farm empower students learning.

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    Daily Fight for Fitness

    5 Fruits and Vegetables, 2 hours of screen time, 1 hour of physical activity and 0 sugary drinks!

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A VISION 2020
Global Conservation School

Rockdale Academy offers a global Conservation program teaching students how to transform the Avondale community and the world while developing into globally-minded advocates and leaders. The program features access to field studies and experts in the community such as the Cincinnati Zoo and Botanical Garden and Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, partnerships with Hughes STEM High School students, project- and service-based learning opportunities and the real-world experience of working at a local urban farm. Read more about our Global Conservation Focus.

What’s Happening at Rockdale Academy?

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CPS Preschool: A Great Start to Lifelong Learning

Cincinnati Public Schools provides quality, comprehensive preschool programs and collaborative services to support young children and families for lifelong learning. Our CPS preschool is rated 5 stars by the Department of Education, the state's highest rating. Read more about preschool.

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School Calendar

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HOURS

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

PHONE

513-363-4700

ADDRESS

335 Rockdale Avenue
Cincinnati, OH 45229

Our Principal Belinda Tubbs-Wallace

Principal Belinda Tubbs-WallaceBelinda Tubbs-Wallace — proud principal of Rockdale Academy since 2014 — has been dedicated to the field of education and human services for more than 20 years. Before joining the Rockdale team, she taught high school and served as a Lead Teacher and an assistant principal.

Read more about Principal Wallace