As a small community-school, Shining Rock strive to provide a rigorous college-preparatory education to students in grades K–8. The school embraces a knowledge-centric curriculum, evidence-based instructional practices, and experiential education driven Field Work as the heart of its teaching and learning experience for all of its students.​

Shining Rock, like all traditional public schools, is constantly working to maximize the scale and scope of its student programming and services.  In addition to state and local funding, Shining Rock readily welcomes fund raising opportunities and donations.  The financial support of the school’s efforts are crucial for all the extras that make a school great.  Please consider making a tax deductible donation to further the educational efforts of the school.  Shining Rock is a 501c3 tax exempt organization.