The Rumson Country Day School

35 Bellevue Avenue,
Rumson, NJ, 07760-0776
Tel: (732)842-0527
Grades: NS - 8 | 450 students
School Mission: The Rumson Country Day School, founded in 1926 as an independent educational institution, seeks to provide students from all communities with a challenging academic experience in a supportive environment; to nourish academic excellence, individual and social responsibility, civic awareness, and leadership skills; and inspire our graduates to become life-long learners able to thrive, contribute, and excel in a demanding secondary school environment and in tomorrow's society.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia / Language-based or Mild Learning Differences
Year Founded 1926

Student Body

Total Students 450 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 9%
State avg.: 28%
Students by Grade The Rumson Country Day School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 40%
Average Class Size 14 students
Matriculation DataMatric. Data Link to Matriculation Data
Classroom Dress Code Formal

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes please see website for tuition information.
% on Financial Aid 9%
Average Financial Aid Grant $8,333
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Kevin Nicholas


Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Field Hockey, Football, Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Field HockeyFootball,
Ice HockeyLacrosse,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 3 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Friday Afternoon Activity Program, Lower School Drama Club, Upper School Drama Club Friday Afternoon Activity Program,
Lower School Drama Club,
Upper School Drama Club,

School Notes:

    Profile last updated: 09/11/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jersey Shore Free School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Smart Start Preschool (1.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Holy Cross Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
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