A Day in the Life
The nourishing start of a busy and productive day
Students make their beds and tidy their rooms, acquiring organizational habits.
The community gathers for general announcements, a daily news report and Captains’ Reports.
Students attend eight 40-minute periods.
The School community takes a break to enjoy a snack and socialize.
Meals are served family style with a student prefect leading each table. Seating assignments change every two weeks.
During this daily period, teachers offer individualized extra help or extra challenge.
Every Rumsey student participates in afternoon athletics or activities.
Students relax after a busy day.
Faculty families dine with students and encourage conversation and good table manners, helping each student develop important social skills.
This 90-minute proctored study hall ensures students have ample time and structure to complete their homework.
After free time, dorm parents oversee preparation for bedtime to ensure students get the rest they need.