Riverview School Inc

Tel: (508)888-0489
Grades: 6-12 | 96 students
Located on beatiful Cape Cod
Located on beatiful Cape Cod
Riverview School, an independent coeducational boarding/day school, provides a caring community for adolescents and young adults with complex language, learning and cognitive disabilities.
The School is committed to developing student competence and confidence in academic, social and independent living skills.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Council for Exceptional Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported complex language, learning and cognitive disabilities
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 96 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade Riverview School Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 3:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 8 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(no jeans or sneakers in school)

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $76,987
Tuition Notes $125 application fee
% on Financial Aid
Average Financial Aid Grant $10,000
Acceptance Rate
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nancy Hopkins
Admissions Associate Megan Sharpe


Total Sports Offered 8 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
TennisTrack and Field,


Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 10 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Art, Arts & Crafts, Chorus, Computers, Cooking, DJ Club, Fitness, Library, School Newspaper, Yoga Art, Arts & Crafts, Chorus, Computers, Cooking, DJ Club, Fitness, Library, Yoga, School Newspaper,

School Notes:

  • Riverview School, founded in 1957, is an independent coeducational boarding/day school of international reputation and service that enrolls approximately 180 students ages 11-22 in its secondary and post-secondary programs. Students hail from 27 states and 8 international countries. Riverview provides a caring, structured setting for students, with an emphasis on the whole child.

Profile last updated: 09/21/2015

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cape Cod Academy (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Sunroom Montessori School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is West Parish Family School (3.2 miles away)
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  • East Sandwich
    The Sunroom Montessori School
    Montessori School (Christian)
    Grades: K | 7 students
    1 miles
    233 Old County Road
    East Sandwich, MA 02537
  • West Barnstable
    West Parish Family School
    Daycare / Preschool (Church of Christ)
    Grades: NS-PK | 88 students
    3.2 miles
    2049 Meetinghouse Way (Route 149 and Exit 5
    West Barnstable, MA 02668
  • West Barnstable
    Veritas Academy
    Grades: K-9 | 50 students
    3.7 miles
    Po Box 940
    West Barnstable, MA 02668
  • Sandwich
    Grades: 1-6 | 31 students
    3.9 miles
    284 Cotuit Rd
    Sandwich, MA 02563
  • Marstons Mills
    Grades: PK-KG | 109 students
    4.9 miles
    35 Fair Acres Dr
    Marstons Mills, MA 02648

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