- Bard Academy at Simon’s Rock
- Rocker Community
What do Bard Academy students have to say about their friends, professors, studies,
and life at Simon’s Rock?
To find out, we talked to some of our students and listened to their stories. Their
interests are as far-ranging as their unique backgrounds and personalities.
At Bard Academy at Simon’s Rock, students expand their intellectual curiosity with
every class discussion—and this spirit of discovery and community extends far beyond
“What really shocked me...was how much everyone was expected to speak.”
“There are so many different types of people here.”
“…we all just feel connected to each other in some way.”
“I definitely spend a lot more time being intellectual and exercising my brain.”
“I didn’t believe it… ‘Really? College after 10th grade?’...I was intrigued.”
“We actually had debates over math in math class.”