Rivendell Schoo Of Northern Colorado

1800 E Prospect Rd,
Fort Collins, CO, 80525-0805
Tel: (970)493-9052
Founded in 1976, Rivendell School is Ft.
Collins's oldest private secular school operating as a nonprofit organization.
The Rivendell philosophy is intended to develop the learning and social skills that will benefit children through the rest of their lives.
The Rivendell teaching staff is an energetic creative group of teachers.
Many hold advanced degrees in education and child development.
Rivendell provides a supportive and secure environment for children to learn and grow fostered by a staff that knows each child and their family by name.
Families feel like they are part of a community, not lost in a crowd.
At Rivendell, the focus is on academic excellence and personal challenge, not on test scores.
Students work with their teachers and with other students on topics until they have learned the material.

School Overview

Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Kindergarten - 6

Student Body

Total Students 161 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
% Students of Color 21%
State avg.: 19%
Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1
National avg.: 13:1

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Heritage Christian Academy (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hearts In Hand Child Development Center (1.4 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Heritage Christian Academy (1.7 miles away)
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  • Fort Collins Hearts In Hand Child Development Center
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2464 Marquette Street
    Fort Collins , CO , 80525
    (970)223-1245
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.4  mi  |  85  students  |  Gr.  NS-K
  • Fort Collins
    Spring Creek School
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1900 Remington St
    Fort Collins , CO , 80525
    (970)224-4240
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.6  mi  |  108  students  |  Gr.  K-1
  • Fort Collins
    Heritage Christian Academy
    (Christian)
    2506 Zurich Dr
    Fort Collins , CO , 80524
    (970)494-1022
    (Christian)
    1.7  mi  |  243  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Fort Collins
    St. Joseph Catholic School
    (Roman Catholic)
    127 N Howes St
    Fort Collins , CO , 80521
    (970)484-1171
    (Roman Catholic)
    2.4  mi  |  312  students  |  Gr.  K-9
  • Fort Collins
    Gk Gymplex    
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2026 Lowe Street
    Fort Collins , CO , 80525
    (970)226-0306
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    2.4  mi  |  28  students  |  Gr.  NS-PK

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