Riverside School

2110 Mcrae Rd,
Richmond, VA, 23235-0232
Tel: (804)320-3465
Riverside School is a non-sectarian, non-profit, private coeducational day school, approved by the state of Virginia as a proprietary school.
Accredited by the Academy of Orton-Gillingham Practioners & Educators, Riverside School provides a multi-sensory, structured and rational education for children with specific learning disabilities in grades K-8.
Riverside School seeks to provide learning disabled students with an environment in which pressures are removed, the failure pattern is eradicated, and self-concept is improved.
A systematic and sequential multi-sensory, success oriented approach is used; and a supportive, caring and nurturing atmosphere is provided.

School Overview

School Type Special Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc. Other school association(s)
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 8
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Learning Programs Supported Dyslexia and Language-based Learning Differences
Year Founded 1974

Student Body

Total Students 62 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 3%
State avg.: 24%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 7 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 9:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size 10 students
Classroom Dress Code Casual

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost $23,950
% on Financial Aid 20%
Admissions Director Pat Hallman

School Notes:

  • 1:1 Daily Orton-Gillingham Language Instruction for all students
  • Profile last updated: 09/24/2013

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Buford Road Christian Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is St. Michael's Episcopal School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Sabot at Stony Point (1.1 miles away)
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  • Richmond St. Michael's Episcopal School
    (Episcopal)
    8706 Quaker Ln
    Richmond , VA , 23235
    (804)272-3514
    (Episcopal)
    0.1  mi  |  364  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Richmond
    Sabot at Stony Point
    3400 Stony Point Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23235
    (804)272-1341
    1.1  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Richmond
    Buford Road Christian Academy
    (Baptist)
    819 Buford Rd
    Richmond , VA , 23235
    (804)323-0197
    (Baptist)
    1.3  mi  |  38  students  |  Gr.  K-12
  • Richmond
    Iqra Academy Of Virginia
    (Islamic)
    Po Box 13103
    Richmond , VA , 23225
    (804)330-4888
    (Islamic)
    1.9  mi  |  75  students  |  Gr.  K-6
  • Richmond
    Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award St. Edward-Epiphany Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    10701 W Huguenot Road
    Richmond , VA , 23235
    (804)272-2881
    (Roman Catholic)
    1.9  mi  |  436  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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