Rothesay Netherwood School

New Brunswick, Canada

Rothesay Netherwood School is a co-ed boarding and day school for Grades 6 to 12 located in a beautiful, safe community on Canada’s East Coast. It is a proud IB World School that is committed to educating, celebrating, and supporting every one of the students to prepare them for bright futures. Thanks to rigorous academics and signature co-curricular and expansive extra-curricular program, graduates have a 100% acceptance rate to universities worldwide. The boarding students live in an international community filled with diverse cultures, languages, and traditions. RNS boarders learn the importance of good communication, independence, respect, and leadership. The RNS school values of character, courage, creativity, and community are displayed daily. 

RNS is home to the brand-new, 40,000-square-foot Science Hall, which is a centre of excellence and innovation in STEM curriculum. 

Year of foundation: 1877
Number of students: 300
Grades: 6-12
Teacher student ratio: 1:7

About campus

RNS is located on 125 acres atop a hill that overlooks the stunning Kennebecasis River. The school is a part of the charming and progressive Town of Rothesay, New Brunswick. Students have access to numerous walking/hiking/running trails on campus, the famed St. John River system, beaches, ice-skating rinks, and a ski hill. RNS is a short drive away from Saint John, Canada's oldest incorporated city, filled with rich history, beautiful architecture, a vibrant arts and cultural scene, and fine dining. 

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