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Rutgers Preparatory School
School DescriptionSCHOOL PROFILE
Rutgers Preparatory School (RPS) offers a full college preparatory and Advanced Placement curriculum. The school has also won several awards for their strong Science Olympia teams.
Built with outstanding technology, the school has Makerspace facilitates, a dedicated art and music building and a state-of-the-art fitness center for students to utilize.
SPORTS AND ARTS
The school has 33 sports teams with approximately 80 percent of students participating in some form of organized athletics at either the junior varsity or varsity level.
A broad arts program is offered with courses in visual arts, choral and instrumental music, and drama. Students participate in several performances each year.
Located approximately 50 minutes southwest of New York City, the town of Somerset offers students the opportunity to visit historical sites, enjoy parks and recreational areas, and shop at a variety of stores. Somerset is accessible to the metropolitan area of Central New Jersey. Nearby Rutgers University offers students additional educational and cultural experiences.
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- Pre-K, K, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12 Grades at School
- 44 acres Campus Size
- 12% Percentage of International Students
Diploma Year Offered?Yes
Student PopulationCoEd - School for both genders
English as Second Language (ESL) Support AvailableNo
Speciality ProgramsAmerican College Bridge Program, Boarding School Bridge Program, Waksman Research project
Accepting Students in Grades7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12
TOEFL Minimum85-90 (varies by grade)
TOEFL Junior RequiredGrades 7-8: 780
Other - Eligibility Requirements?Provide Educatius with TOEFL results and also send test results to Rutgers (code 7658). School requires students applying to grades 9-12 to provide SSAT results directly to the school (school code 6202). Must fill Rutgers online application for grade 7th-11th. Grade 12 applicants are typically considered for the American College Bridge Program.
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