Rutgers Preparatory School
  • #13 in the Country

    #13 in the Country

    Click Here to see when the nationally ranked Rutgers Prep girls basketball team plays next.

  • New Jersey's First Independent School

    New Jersey's First Independent School

    Celebrating 250 years of excellence in education.

  • RPS Lower School

    RPS Lower School

    Leveraging kids’ innate curiosity and creativity, signature programs in our Lower School engage all types of learners.

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  • Pursue your passions

    Pursue your passions

    With 21 Advanced Placement course offerings and roughly 60 student organizations in the Upper School, our students pursue their passions both in and outside of the classroom.

  • Pursue your passions

    Pursue your passions

    With 21 Advanced Placement course offerings and roughly 60 student organizations in the Upper School, our students pursue their passions both in and outside of the classroom.

  • RPS Middle School

    RPS Middle School

    Rutgers Prep's Middle Schoolers create history themed amusement parks, code mobile apps, and launch self-designed rockets.

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RPS Bulletin

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Summer Programs at RPS are now open for registration. Click here to browse our current selection of camps and summer school options

Latest News

  • Rutgers Prep's Class of 2017: Application Early Birds

    At Rutgers Prep we take pride in the level of support we provide our Upper School students in their college search and application process, but even our College Counseling Team was a little surprised by the apparent readiness of this year’s graduates. Read More
  • RPS Girls Basketball Gains National Attention

    The last few days have been a bit of a whirlwind for this year’s Girls’ Basketball team here at Rutgers Prep. After an extraordinary season leading into a big win over Manasquan HS over the weekend, word spread that the team has been attracting increasing attention at the national level. Read More
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Next Open House

Wednesday, February 22, 2017, 5:30pm
(snowdate:  2/23/17 @5:30pm)
Click Here to Register Online

Upcoming Events

Wednesday February 22, 5:30 PM - 7:30 PM
5:30 p.m. Admission Open House (Dining Commons) (Snow Date: 2/23 - 5:30 p.m.)
Friday February 24 - All Day
School Council Evening (Upper School)
Monday February 27, 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Complete Athlete 360 Informational Session
Friday March 3 - All Day
Spring Sports Practice Begins MS/LS Trimester II End
Saturday March 4 - All Day
SSAT’s

RPS Tweets

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Another week, another national ranking for our amazing @RutgersPrepGBB team! https://t.co/Q6RPlEeKMq
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Join us on Feb. 27th at 6:30 p.m. in the Dining Commons for an informational session presented by Complete Athlete® 360.
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Featured Videos

250th Anniversary

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Order your copy of The History of Rutgers Preparatory School Volumes I & II (Volume II by RPS History teacher Tim Cohen)

Order your copy of 250 Touchstones by photographer and RPS Art Department Chair Scot J. Wittman ‘86 

Featured RPS Stories

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NEW VOCABULARY, NEW CONCEPTS, NEW TEACHER

As Rutgers Prep sprang back into action after our winter break, many of our recent graduates were still at home visiting. Most college’s academic calendars don’t start back up until later in January, which tends to result in a warmly welcomed group of former students streaming back on to campus to reconnect with faculty members and each other. This year, one of these returnees was invited into a few of our Lower School classrooms, and so it was that our fifth graders found themselves learning new vocabulary and new concepts with a new teacher.... read more


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