About Us

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The Rumson Country Day School is a Nursery through grade 8, co-educational school. Current enrollment is over 415 students from Central New Jersey. Average class size is 15 for Beginners through grade 4, and 11 for grades 5 through 8. There are currently over 70 faculty members with an average of 12 years of service.

RCDS is a not-for-profit corporation, directed by a self-perpetuating Board of Trustees. It is a member of the National Association of Independent Schools, the New Jersey Association of Independent Schools, ERB, CASE, and CRIS, and is accredited by the Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. In 1999, RCDS was recognized as a “Blue Ribbon School of Excellence” by the U.S. Department of Education.