Rutgers Preparatory School
  • New Jersey's First Independent School

    Celebrating 250 years of tradition, diversity, and excellence in 2016.

  • Lead with confidence

    Our athletic program fields 44 Upper and Middle School sports, including 15 varsity teams that shared 13 state, sectional, and county championships in the last 5 years.

  • 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.

  • We inspire students

    RPS Middle Schoolers create history themed amusement parks, code mobile apps, launch self-designed rockets, and, every single day, have music class.

  • Embrace intellectual curiosity & creativity

    Whether on Campus or visiting Grounds for Sculpture, Rutgers Prep's location in Somerset, NJ means that nature, the Arts, multi-cultural events, and historic treasures impact student instruction every day.

  • Through excellence in education

    we inspire students to discover and pursue their passions, embrace intellectual curiosity and creativity, and lead with confidence.

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Next Open House + Summer School & Camp Expo

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02.12.2016 8:00 am - 2:00 pm

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02.12.2016 8:00 am - 9:00 am

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02.12.2016 2:15 pm - 2:55 pm

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02.12.2016 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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02.13.2016 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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Vera Richa ’06: Working for Diversity and Inclusion

Q: Thanks for talking with us today, Vera! You’re working as a Diversity and Inclusion Analyst, which sounds fascinating, and you graduated from RPS almost ten years ago now… could you tell us a little about your journey?

A: I don’t feel like it’s been 10 years… I’m still trying to wrap my head around that! I have been back to campus a few times recently. My brothers Tony Richa ‘07 and Georges Richa ’10 graduated a few years after me, so that helped me stay in touch. And now I have a cousin, Jamie Chedid ‘17, who’s a junior there..... read more


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