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.
Notice to students wishing to write the SAT on October 3rd, 2020

In accordance with Government of New Brunswick and New Brunswick Public Health COVID-19 guidelines anyone entering New Brunswick (NB) from outside of the Atlantic Bubble (Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Prince Edward Island) is required to self-isolate in NB for 14 days prior to writing the SAT. Students from outside of the province will be required to provide documentation proving the date entering the province. Any student who has not completed a 14-day self-isolation period in NB will be denied entry to the SAT and reported to public health.

All students writing the SAT will be required to wear a mask, undergo COVID -19 screening and maintain social distancing at all times. If you are feeling unwell on the test day please stay home.

Any students who are unable to write the SAT on October 3rd, 2020  due to these restrictions should contact the CollegeBoard to have their registration cancelled.

Thank you for helping us stay safe during these challenging times.

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  • Character

    "Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well as think." 
    - Ralph Waldo Emerson

  • Courage

    “It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” 
    E.E. Cummings
  • Creativity

    "Creativity is always a leap of faith. You're faced with a blank page, blank easel, or an empty stage."
    - Julia Cameron

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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.
  • 29

    IB Courses offered at RNS
    RNS is proud to be an IB World School. Learn more about the International Baccalaureate Program.
  • 30

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

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