Riverview School Inc

Tel: (508)888-0489
Grades: 6 - 12 | 101 students
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. New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Council for Exceptional Children
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades 6 - 12
Offers Post-Graduate Year Yes
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1957

Student Body

Total Students 101 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 4%
State avg.: 21%
Students by Grade Riverview School Inc Students 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 $73,279
Tuition Notes $125 application fee
% on Financial Aid 5%
Average Financial Aid Grant $10,000
Acceptance Rate 90%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Nancy Hopkins
Admissions Associate Nancy Hopkins

Sports

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

Extracurriculars

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: 01/28/2014

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Cape Cod Academy (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Parish Family School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Cape Cod Academy (7.3 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  |Preschools Preschools  |Public Schools Public Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • West Barnstable West Parish Family School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of Christ)
    2049 Meetinghouse Way (Route 149 and Exit 5
    West Barnstable , MA , 02668
    (508)362-4967
    Early Childhood / Day Cares (Church of Christ)
    3.2  mi  |  88  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • West Barnstable
    Veritas Academy
    (Christian)
    Po Box 940
    West Barnstable , MA , 02668
    (508)420-8145
    (Christian)
    3.7  mi  |  50  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Sandwich Montessori Schools Of Sandwich
    Montessori School
    284 Cotuit Rd
    Sandwich , MA , 02563
    (508)888-4222
    Montessori School
    3.9  mi  |  86  students  |  Gr.  K-7
  • Marstons Mills Fair Acres Country Day School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    35 Fair Acres Drive
    Marstons Mills , MA , 02648
    (508)420-3288
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    4.9  mi  |  112  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK
  • Osterville Bayberry Christian School
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    2736 Falmouth Rd
    Osterville , MA , 02655
    (508)428-9178
    (Seventh-Day Adventist)
    6  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  2-8

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities
  • Academic or athletic awards

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?         Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes    

 I give permission to post this review online for other visitors to read.

Area Statistics

Recent Articles
Getting Involved With Your Child's School
Getting Involved With Your Child's School
Getting involved with your child's school benefits both you and the school. It's a win-win for all concerned.
SAT Prep
SAT test prep takes time to do properly. We explore some of your options here.
Rankings or Comparisons?
Choosing the right private school for your child involves comparing schools as opposed to ranking them.
Request Information
I am a: Parent   Student  
Email:
Parent or guardian name:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
Male   Female  
Currently grade:
Seeking entry grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
Public   Private   Parochial  
Applying for financial aid?:
Yes   No   Don't Know  

Please describe academic, athletic, and extracurricular interests of the student.

Address:
City:
Country:
State:
Zip:

(enter "N/A" if not applicable)
Phone:

Allow other schools to send me information. Share your information with all schools on our site and let them send you brochures.

Save this data and create your user profile. Create your own user account so you don't have to re-type your user data each time you request information.You'll also be able to track your information requests, get reminded of application dates, and more!