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Register for the 2020 National Leaders Conference

The National Leaders Conference is your opportunity to interact with a range of senior-level leaders in your network. For 2020, the audience will be 200+ Academic Leaders. Learn more here.

Register for the 2020 Spring Leadership Institute

The CAIS Diploma in Independent School Leadership is designed to prepare participants for senior leadership roles in independent schools. Learn more here.

Apply to the CAIS Strategic Change Accelerator

The CAIS Strategic Change Accelerator provides the guidance and support for school teams planning important innovative change. Learn more here.

Senior Student Leadership Conference


CAIS Senior School Leadership Conference 2020 - Rothesay Netherwood School, Rothesay, New Brunswick.

Congratulations and thanks to the student team from Rothesay Netherwood School, who will host the 2020 CAIS Senior Student Leadership Conference! The Shawnigan Lake School student team valued RNS's past conference experience, their enthusiasm and loved the theme for next year's program, Swim Against the Current.

With the support of Head of School, Paul McLellan, Peter Tomilson and Kayla Blackmore, the RNS student team is excited to organize a provocative and important leadership experience for your senior school students.



Wednesday, April 22, 2020

Travel day to Rothesay - opening dinner Wednesday evening.

Thursday - Saturday April 23-25

Full program days

Sunday, April 26

Travel home day


Rothesay Netherwood School, NB.


Students in Grade 10 and 11.


Hear from international and national leaders and develop a better understanding of impactful and meaningful leadership. Meet motivated peer leaders and make new friends.

Conference Theme

Swim Against the Current


Registration is closed.

Please contact Elizabeth Chambers for more information.

Welcome Letter & Advisor Phase 1 Registration Letter

Welcome Letter

Advisor Letter