Riviera Schools

6800 Nervia Street/9775 SW 87 Ave.,
Miami, FL, 33146-0331
Tel: (305)666-1856
Grades: PK - 12 | 780 students
Riviera Day School and Riviera Preparatory School are fully accredited, non-sectarian, co-educational, independent day schools centrally located in the South Miami area.
Riviera serves students from all areas of Miami-Dade County.
Riviera Day School is home to our preschoolers (3 year olds) through fifth graders.
Riviera Preparatory School, just a few miles away, is home to our sixth through twelfth grade students.
Since it was founded in 1950, Riviera has established a reputation for excellence and continues to forge ahead as a leader in education and in the community.
With an emphasis on small classes and a carefully selected, well-trained staff, we challenge each student to develop his or her full capabilities.
Gifted children are guided through advanced levels, just as slower learners are helped to overcome any weaknesses.
Our small classes, close student-teacher relationships, parental involvement, broad-based curriculum, variety of curriculum enhancement activities, and talented faculty all combine to make Riviera a unique and exciting school community.

School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc. Middle States Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools
Southern Association Of Colleges And Schools (SACS)
National Council for Private School Accreditation
Association of Independent Schools of Florida
National Independent Private Schools Association
Religious Affiliation Nonsectarian
Grades Offered Grades Prekindergarten - 12
Year Founded 1950

Student Body

Total Students 780 students
Student Body Type Co-ed
Students by Grade Riviera Schools Students by Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers 81 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree 66%
Average Class Size 17 students
Number of AP Courses 19 courses
Advanced Courses Biology, Calculus AB or BC, Chemistry, English Language and Composition, English Literature and Composition, Environmental Science, European History, French Language and Culture, Human Geography, Macroeconomics, Physics 1, Physics 2, Psychology, Spanish Language and Culture, Spanish Literature and Culture, Statistics, US Government, US History, World History  

Finances and Admission

Admission Deadline None / Rolling
Tuition Notes Tuition varies by grade level
Acceptance Rate 60%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions Director Ms. Olga Bueno

Sports

Total Sports Offered 15 sports
Sports Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Dance, Flag Football, Golf, Lacrosse, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Volleyball, Water Polo, Weightlifting, WrestlingBasketballCheering,
Cross CountryDance,
Flag FootballGolf,
LacrosseSoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisVolleyball,
Water PoloWeightlifting,
Wrestling

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Carrollton School Of The Sacred Heart (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fatima Payan Large Family Chil (0.6 miles away)
The nearest preschool is Fatima Payan Large Family Chil (0.6 miles away)
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  • Miami Fatima Payan Large Family Chil
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    0.6  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  PK-K
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    Miami , FL , 33143
    (305)665-6274
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    1  mi  |  506  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
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    Coral Gables , FL , 33134
    (305)444-2028
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    Miami , FL , 33146
    (305)448-8885
    Early Childhood / Day Cares
    1.2  mi  |   students  |  Gr.  PK-NS
  • Coral Gables International Christian School-coral Gables
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    Coral Gables , FL , 33134
    (305)445-8918
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