In effect until August 27, 2021
Please note that the RNS Administration Offices located in Collegiate Hall will be open Mondays to Thursdays from 8:30 am to 5 pm, and Fridays from 8:30 am to 1:00 pm.


Welcome to Rothesay Netherwood School. We are a small school where high expectations of students and faculty are realized in a caring environment. We have built a strong community where respect, courage, and responsibility form the foundation of daily life. As a boarding and day school where our faculty lives on campus, the level of commitment is high, and the interaction between our students and our faculty is exemplary.

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  • Character

    We believe character is developed through respect, responsibility, kindness and citizenship.

  • Courage

    We believe courage is built by taking risks, embracing challenges and being open to new experiences.
  • Creativity

    We believe creativity is fostered by embracing imagination, new ideas and innovation.
  • Community

    We believe community is powered through empathy, engagement and lasting relationships.

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  • $1.4 Mil

    Scholarships & Bursaries Given
    Because of the generosity of our community, many students have the opportunity to attend RNS. Click here to learn how you can help.
  • 10,000+

    Hours of Annual Community Service
    Our Senior School and Middle School students are actively involved in the local and greater communities through numerous initiatives including Big Brothers/Big Sisters, Outflow and Project Linus.
  • 100%

    University Acceptance Rate
    RNS graduates attend the finest universities in Canada and beyond. $1.2 million was offered in post secondary scholarships among the 61 students in the Class of 2020.
  • 16

    Average Class Size
    Working with fewer children more personally is proven to enhance learning and overall classroom atmosphere.
  • 30

    Athletic Teams in 17 Sports
    From hockey to tennis, to rowing and golf, RNS provides athletic opportunities for everyone.
  • 31

    IB Courses offered at RNS
    RNS is proud to be an IB World School. Learn more about the International Baccalaureate Program.
  • 32%

    Students with Financial Aid
    An RNS education is more affordable than you might think. Find out about our Financial Aid program.
  • 7:1

    Student-teacher Ratio
    Low student to teacher ratios create more confident learners.

Come Visit Us

A campus tour is the best way to discover everything Rothesay Netherwood School has to offer. Come and visit our 125-acre campus, drop in to a class, and meet the people who make RNS the School of Choice. Our Admission Team is happy to book your tour today.