Fri Aug 25 2023
Classroom Rugs | 10 reasons to bring one into your learning space.

With the launch of Schoolgirl Style’s back-to-school Classroom Rug Collection, we want to give you insight into the benefits of bringing one into your classroom.

With the launch of Schoolgirl Style’s back-to-school Classroom Rug Collection, we want to give you insight into the benefits of bringing one into your classroom. We have the most stylish classroom rugs around!

Pink Smiley Face Classroom Rug from the Good Vibes collection by Schoolgirl Style.

Unleash imagination and innovation. Explore Schoolgirl Style’s classroom rug collection!

Schoolgirl Style classroom rugs are the crowning jewel in classroom decor, and THE perfect finishing touch. The colors coordinate beautifully with many of our collections, and the texture is oh-so-soft and comforting for all those sweet moments shared on the classroom rug. Rugs are a gathering place within classrooms – a place to learn, ask questions and connect. They are central to buliding community within classroom environments, and provide such a warm welcome for all who enter your room! Our classroom rugs are a perfect avenue to usher friendship and togetherness.

A double rainbow rug in a 1st grade classoom.

10 reasons classroom rugs can be an important part of your learning space.

  1. They are a place to gather and connect with your students. A soft space to make memories on.
  2. It can help give your students a sense of safety and comfort.
  3. Safety in the classroom! Fewer slips. Fewer falls.
  4. Classroom rugs can contribute to improved air quality. They trap dust particles from the air so they do not circulate and get into your lungs. Just remember to vacuum your rug daily!
  5. The appearance of a classroom rug is inviting to the learning space and contributes to the feel of the entire classroom.
  6. They are aesthetically pleasing and can carry color around the room.
  7. A classroom rug will establish boundaries and will help your room stay clean and organized as it clearly defines a space.
  8. Rugs naturally help soften acoustics and can cut down on loud noises.
  9. It will ground the space and contribute to a more calm classroom environment.
  10. They can help guide classroom flow and movement. Especially with your younger students.
Checkerboard rugs in a neutral palette really helps to soften your space.

Classroom Area Rugs are perfect for Pre-School, Elementary Teachers, Middle School, as well as High School Teachers. Students enjoy them from all age levels! Schoolgirl Style offers several different styles, themes, colors and patterns of rugs depending on your classroom needs and wants. Available in two sizes ~ 5′ x 7’6″ and 7’6″ x 12′.

What are our classroom rugs made of?

Another key point is that we use nylon, which is one of the most durable of the synthetic fibers and extremely resistant to wear and abrasion in high traffic areas.

Find your favorite style of classroom rug that fits perfectly in your classroom!

Pastel Classroom Rugs

pastel rug collection

Retro Classroom Rugs

y2k classroom rug

Checkerboard Classroom Rugs

checkerboard rug

Floral Classroom Rugs

daisy classroom rug

Early Childhood Classroom Rugs

abc sit spot rug

Black and White Classroom Rugs

black and white classroom rug

Neutral Classroom Rugs

neutral rug

Bright and Happy Classroom Rugs

rainbow heart classroom rug

Classroom Rugs with Sit Spots

pastel smiley face rug

How do you clean your classroom rug?

Maintenance is a very important part of making your new rug last for many years to come.

Day-to-day care: Vacuum daily and clean spills promptly. We also reccomend having it professionally cleaned every 12 months.


  1. Do not walk on the rug/carpet if it’s wet.
  2. Keep away from electric floor polishers.
  3. Do not vacuum directly over serged edge.


  1. Immediatly blot as much as possible. Do not rub the stain.
  2. Use warm (not hot) water to blot the stain with a white rug.
  3. Rinse with warm water and remove excess water.
  4. When the rug is dry, vacuum to restore shape.


Detergent: Choose one that is labeled “Safe for Cleaning Carpets” to clean spills such as Ice Cream, Milk, Mustard and Tea.

Blood or Chocolate: use detergent or Ammonia diluted with water.

Coffee, Mustard, Urine, and Vomit.: detergent and white vinegar diluted with water.

Food Coloring, Glue, Grape Juice, Ink (washable), Orange Drink, Paper dye, Soda and Watercolors: Use detergent or Ammonia.

10 reasons to bring a rug into your classroom

Schoolgirl Style Classroom Rugs check all the boxes for safety and certification!

What to look for when purchasing a classroom rug.

It’s all in the details!

  • All of our classroom rugs meet or exceed Class One fire rating. The proof is on the label of every rug. Your Fire Marshall will be happy to see this!
  • Our carpets are CRI Green Label Plus certified and meet or exceed California indoor air quality standards for low emitting products used in schools.
  • Additionally, all rugs are treated with a stain-resistant protectant, Stainless, to help reduce the appearance of accidental spills or soils.
  • Contain anti-microbial agent to guard against odor, mildew and mold.
  • Bound and double stitched serge with nylon edge yarn for maximum strength and durability.
Two children reading books on a classroom rug with rainbows on it.

Curious on how classroom rugs are made?

Check out our behind the scenes videos below!

Teacher’s everywhere are excited about Schoolgirl Style’s Classroom Rug Designs. Designed for teachers, by a teacher.

A symphony of design and learning

Designed with the expertise of educators and the artistry of Schoolgirl Style’s Melanie Ralbusky, our 2023 Rug Collection is a testament to the fusion of form and function. Here’s a glimpse into what makes these rugs a must-have addition to every learning space:

  1. Comfort and Engagement: The Foundation of Learning

Imagine your students seated on soft, cushioned rugs, their focus directed to your teaching with unwavering attention. Our rugs create a comfortable environment that naturally encourages engagement and interaction. The ergonomic design ensures students are relaxed, enhancing their ability to absorb information and participate actively in discussions.

  1. Versatility: Tailored to Your Teaching Style

Whether you’re nurturing curiosity in early learners or fostering critical thinking in older students, our rugs adapt to your teaching style. From vibrant alphabet designs that stimulate early literacy to interactive math patterns that make learning a game, each rug serves as a canvas for your unique teaching approach.

  1. Creative Spaces: Where Imagination Takes Flight

A rug isn’t just an accessory; it’s a stage for storytelling, group activities, and imaginative play. With our 2023 Collection, your classroom becomes a hub of creativity where students gather for captivating stories, collaborative projects, and moments of shared learning adventures.

  1. Interactive Learning Zones: Enhancing Student Collaboration
  1. Aesthetic Appeal: Transforming Classrooms

Rugs aren’t just functional; they’re transformative. Our collection features designs that range from vibrant and playful to sophisticated and calming. With an array of colors and patterns, you can easily infuse your classroom with your personal teaching style, creating an inviting and inspiring atmosphere.

  1. Durability and Practicality: Designed for Longevity
  1. Educational Value: Learning at Every Step
Our neutral checkerboard rug in a Teacher's Lounge in Detroit, Michigan.

Elevate Learning Environments with Schoolgirl Style’s 2023 Rug Collection.

As educators, we recognize that every element in a classroom contributes to the learning experience. Our 2023 Classroom Rug Collection is a testament to our commitment to creating spaces that inspire, engage, and empower both teachers and students. From comfort to collaboration, each rug embodies the essence of a world-class learning environment. At last, welcome the power of classroom rugs into your teaching space and witness the transformative journey of education.

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