Rochester Academy for Independent Living

Rochester Public Schools offers Rochester Academy for Independent Living (RAIL) to help young adults with disabilities integrate into the community and work settings. The program's goal is to assist the adults at RAIL in developing the independent living and social skills needed to become active, productive, and integrated members of their community.

Contact Us

RAIL @ Friedell

1200 South Broadway
Rochester, MN 55904

Student Hours

8:20 a.m. -2:20 p.m. M-Th
8:20-11:20 a.m. Friday

School Office Hours

7 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. M-F


Ages 18-21

Assistant Principal

Molly Murphy | Email

Phone Number


RAIL follows the Rochester Public Schools calendar.