Rothesay Netherwood School
40 College Hill Road
Rothesay, New Brunswick, E2E 5H1 (View map)
Co-ed, No Religious Affiliation
Imagine yourself spending the majority of the year on a scenic 200-acre campus overlooking the lovely Kennebecasis River, in tranquil and beautiful New Brunswick, Canada. Welcome to Rothesay Netherwood School!
Established in 1877, Rothesay Netherwood School is a co-educational university preparatory school and International Baccalaureate World School for Grades 6 through 12. The IB Program has gained recognition and respect from the world’s leading universities. Our graduates attend the finest universities in the country and beyond.
RNS is a “home away from home”, offering 24-hour supervision by caring house parents in a safe environment. The residences feature double rooms, hardwood flooring and private bathroom facilities in many of the rooms. The boarding program runs seven days a week, balancing academics, arts and athletic activities with recreational and social events. Our residential curriculum focuses on embracing diversity, teaching responsibility and development of emotional courage, integrity, respect and leadership.
The Athletics and Outdoor Education programs offer competitive and non-competitive sport.
Soccer, Cross-country Running, Hockey, Fitness & Conditioning, Field Hockey, Rowing, Badminton, Basketball, Squash, Cross Country & Alpine Skiing, Snowboarding, Skating, Volleyball, Tae-Kwon-Do, Yoga & Aerobics, Winter Camping, Dog-sledding, Rugby, Track & Field, Tennis, Volleyball
Outdoor pursuits: rock climbing, camping, hiking, kayaking, canoeing
Art, Music and Theatre are enjoyed by the students at every skill level:
Visual Art - painting, drawing, photography, sculpture & ceramics
Music - choir, concert band, jazz band, private lessons available upon request.
Theatre - drama productions and musical productions, scripting, directing, lighting and design.
Rothesay Netherwood School encourages students to strive for excellence, to demonstrate respect, and to develop both an enduring sense of responsible citizenship and an understanding of their place in the global community.
Contact: Patrick Nobbs
Application Deadline: Rolling
Application Fee: $100
International Application Fee: $200
Average Class Size:
Full Time Teachers:
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Saturday Classes: no
Summer Programs Offered: no
Department Director: Peter Tomilson
Average Students per Dorm: 35
No. of Girls Dorms: 2
No. of Boys Dorms: 2
Dress Code: Uniform
Clubs & Organizations
Arts & Athletics
Arts Department Director: Richard Kidd
Athletics Department Director: Geoffrey McCullogh