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PK-8|Private
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School leader:  Whitney S. Slade
35 Bellevue Ave
Rumson, NJ 07760

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(732) 842-0527
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"RCDS specializes in educating boys and girls from nursery through grade eight."

BASIC INFORMATION

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    Dress code
  • Transportation
    Buses / vans provided for students
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PROGRAMS & CULTURE

  • Academic focus
    General - school does not emphasize one particular subject
  • Arts
    Graphics, Technical design and production...
  • World languages
    French, Latin, Spanish
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38 reviews

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Submitted by a parent · September 26, 2014
We have been attending the Rumson Country Day School for 6 years now. My children love their school. It is such a happy learning environment where children are respected and different learning styles are fostered. With small classes and family... more

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Submitted by a parent · September 19, 2014
The difference I have seen in my children (grade 2 & 6) since bringing them to RCDS last year is nothing less than miraculous. The small class size and focus on fostering self-confidence and resiliency have impacted them in really positive ways. ... more

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Submitted by a parent · April 30, 2014
Rumson Country Day School is an institution that is based in both reality and fantasy. The reality is, that they do have some good courses there. The fantasy is, they have the nerve to charge and keep applicant's money (they kept $3000 of our... more

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Submitted by a community member · September 20, 2011
I went to this school in the 1980s, and I loved the school when I went. The drawback (both then and now) is that the school acclimates students to a relatively homogenous upper class culture that's a bit out of touch with 99% of the world. Some... more

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Kind, Honest, Responsible, Respectful are four qualities that are essential cornerstones of the RCDS experience. These character traits combined with performance characteristics such as resilience, teamwork and creativity are reinforced to create a well-balanced learning environment. Specializing in nursery through grade eight, our children work in small classes with superior academic and extra-curricular programs. Guided by a family of teachers, students are empowered, organized and inspired.

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Last modified: April 26, 2016
The Rumson Country Day School
35 Bellevue Ave, Rumson, NJ  07760
(732) 842-0527
Last modified The Rumson Country Day School is a Private school that serves grades PK-8
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