Rutgers Preparatory School
  • Congratulations Seniors!

    Congratulations Seniors!

    RPS seniors proudly wearing the t-shirts of their future alma maters

  • 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.

  • Take Me Out to The  Ballgame

    Take Me Out to The Ballgame

    See photos from Rutgers Prep baseball’s recent game at TD Bank Park, as well as from their pre-game “tailgate" and games with students in the Lower School.

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  • 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.

  • 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

Please enjoy links to photo galleries from our 2017 Lower School ClosingMiddle School Closing, and Commencement (Stage Handshake and Candids) ceremonies.


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

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Next Open House

Saturday, October 14, 2017, 2:00 p.m.
Click Here to Register Online

Upcoming Events

Monday August 14 - All Day
Fall Sports may begin practice
Monday August 28 - All Day
New Faculty Orientation / Faculty Orientation
Tuesday August 29 - All Day
Faculty Orientation
Tuesday August 29 - All Day
Freshman Camping Trip Departs
Wednesday August 30 - All Day
Senior Retreat Begins

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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

17 6 RPS 17 Class Photo compressedWhere Everybody is Somebody

Sometimes the end of the school year feels like one long season of celebration at Rutgers Prep, and this year’s graduates helped bring the reasons behind that celebratory feel into sharp focus. At both the traditional Senior Parent Reception, where the seniors are given an opportunity to reflect on their Rutgers Prep experience, and at graduation, where the Commencement speaker is a senior chosen by his/her peers to speak on behalf of the class, the themes of Rutgers Prep’s commitments to excellence and community rang out again and again... Read More


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