Riverdale Baptist School

     Tel: (301)249-7000
        
   
Grades: NS - 12 | 756 students
item which has been noted, verified.
Riverdale Baptist School (RBS) is a ministry of Riverdale Baptist Church.
item which has been noted, verified.
As a Christian educational institution, it will, therefore, reflect the philosophy, values and believers' lifestyle of Riverdale Baptist Church.
item which has been noted, verified.
The administration, faculty and staff are born-again, Bible-believing Christians and active church members. It is the school's desire to have a balanced educational program where excellence will permeate the spiritual, academic, physical and social aspects of our learning atmosphere.
item which has been noted, verified.
It is also the school's wish to help in the reinforcement of the Christian home. When the philosophy, values and lifestyle of a Christian home complement the school, the student will benefit most from this relationship.
item which has been noted, verified.
Our objective is to develop within each student an understanding of how to think and how to apply himself, to develop within each student an effective attitude of self-discipline and responsibility and to develop in students the proper attitude, ideals, habits, knowledge and skills which are necessary preparation for life.
item which has been noted, verified.
Riverdale Baptist School does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national and ethnic origin, gender or disability in the areas of admission, financial aid, athletics and other school related programs/activities.
item which has been noted, verified.
*

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Association of Christian Schools International (ACSI)
Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Religious Affiliation Christian
Grades Offered Grades Nursery/Preschool - 12
Learning Difference Programs Yes
Year Founded 1971

Student Body

Total Students 756 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 97%
State avg.: 34%
Students by Grade Riverdale Baptist School Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 62 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 30%
Number of AP Courses 4 courses
Advanced Courses Calculus AB, Chemistry, English Lit, Physics, 
Classroom Dress Code Casual
(Dress code varies per division.)
Admission Deadline None / Rolling

Sports

Total Sports Offered 10 sports
Sports Baseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Football, Golf, Soccer, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseballBasketball,
CheeringCross Country,
FootballGolf,
SoccerSoftball,
Track and FieldVolleyball,

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Capitol Christian Academy (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Divine Peace Elementary School (1 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Capitol Christian Academy (1 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
  • LargoDivine Peace Elementary School
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1500 Brown Station Rd
    LargoMD 20774
    (301)350-4520
      (Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
    1 mi | 33 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Upper MarlboroCapitol Christian Academy
      (Baptist)
    610 Largo Rd
    Upper MarlboroMD 20774
    (301)808-0926
      (Baptist)
    1 mi | 118 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Upper MarlboroProgressive Christian Day & Preparatory Academy
      (Christian)
    610 Largo Road
    Upper MarlboroMD 20774
    (301)812-7777
      (Christian)
    1.1 mi | 390 students | Gr. NS-12                      
  • Upper MarlboroQueen Anne School
      (Episcopal)
    14111 Oak Grove Rd
    Upper MarlboroMD 20774
    (301)249-5000
      (Episcopal)
    1.9 mi | 128 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • BowiePrinceton Day Academy
    Alternative School  (Christian)
    12138 Central Ave #468
    BowieMD 20721
    (240)554-1462
    Alternative School  (Christian)
    2.8 mi | 78 students | Gr. 4-12                      

School Reviews

8 months ago
I have enjoyed RBS over many years my son graduated in 2010. I currently have two children attending. The experience has been great. The teachers are engaging, enthusiastic and caring. The teachers inspire my children to do their best and to set goals and accomplish them.
- Posted by Parent

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?          Yes    

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

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
What About a Foreign Language School?
What About a Foreign Language School?
Sending your child to a foreign language school makes good sense when you have been posted to this country from abroad and in other circumstances as well.
Making the Financial Aid Process Work for You
Do you need financial aid? Not sure? Confused by how financial aid works? Here are some answers.
Interviewing the Over-prepared Teacher Applicant
Some applicants can fool you when they interview. Here is some advice on how to prevent that while at the same time keeping the interview process simple and efficient.
Request Information
I am a:      
Email:
Name of parent:
First name:
Middle name:
Last name:
Student date of birth:
Student is:
     
Currently in grade:
Seeking entry for grade:
Target start date:
Name of current school:
School type:
        
Applying for financial aid?:
        

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!

Did You Know?
The average private school tuition in Prince Georges County, MD is $7,614 for elementary schools and $11,770 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Prince Georges County, MD is 77% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).
Related School Videos

View more school videos