School Year Programs

2024-2025 School Year Programs

Registration Begins April 28, 2024


ROCS Mornings 

Fledgling Program

The ROCS morning program takes place from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm daily. Children enrolled in the Fledgling program attend independently, must be potty-trained through age 5. Families may choose to enroll two days (Tues/Thurs or Mon/Wed), or three days (Mon/Wed/Fri). In some cases single day enrollment may also be available. The Fledgling program includes a play-based learning model and nature exploration. There is a daily beginning and ending circle time, snack and story time, and nature walks. The cost is $180/month for two days and $240/month for three days.  

Hatchling Program

Children who are walking but not yet potty trained are welcome to attend with their caregiver and participate fully in the morning program by enrolling in the Hatchling program. Participants of the Hatchling program must register and enroll their child in order to reserve a guaranteed spot with the school. Families may choose to enroll two days (Tues/Thurs or Mon/Wed) or three days (M/W/F). A limited number of single day enrollment options may also be available. The cost is $45/month for one day, $90/month for two days, and $120/month for three days.


Morning program attendance on days other than those that the child is enrolled is not permitted unless it is scheduled as a Drop-In day. There is no charge for siblings under 18 months who attend with caregivers and registered participants. 


Drop-Ins

Children of both the Fledgling and Hatchling age are welcome as Drop-In participants.  Registration is required for Drop-in participants prior to attendance. Drop-in spots are not guaranteed and are available on a first come, first serve basis. Once registered, participants can reserve their spot up to a week in advance with the Program Director. The cost for Hatchlings and Fledglings Drop-In is $30/day and is paid on or before the day of attendance. 

ROCS Afternoons

Towhee Program

This is an extended homeschool enrichment program for ages 5 to 12. This program is from 11am to 3pm on Wednesdays. The extra time allows students to delve deeper into observations and activities surrounding their weekly lessons. The children have the opportunity to interact with the younger morning children, sharing the nature knowledge they have gained and acting as mentors. Children should come with a packed lunch, and there will be time to eat and have exploratory free time during class. The class uses a student-led, project-based learning model that includes scientific explorations, collaborative problem solving, hiking, and arts & crafts. The cost is $120/month.


Goldfinch Program

The Goldfinch program is an afternoon homeschool enrichment program available on Wednesdays and Thursdays 1pm to 3pm for children 5 to 12. The Goldfinch program is a student-led, project-based learning model which includes various scientific investigations, collaborative problem solving, hiking, games, and crafts.  The cost is $80/month. 


Bluebird Program

The Bluebird program is an afternoon program available on Tuesdays 3:30pm to 5:30pm for children ages 5 to 12. The Bluebird program is a student-led, project-based learning model which includes various scientific investigations, collaborative problem solving, hiking, games, and crafts. The Bluebird program is open to both traditional and homeschooled students. The cost is $70/month. 

For more information on enrollment and policies, please read our  Handbook: ROCS Family Handbook

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Questions? Email: admin@rollaoutdoorschool.org