River School

  • River School is an alternative high school based on student-directed learning.
  • We combine academic study with experiential learning through travel and involvement in the community.
  • Our focus is to provide students with the sense of responsibility, respect, and independence that will prepare them for life.

School Overview

School TypeAlternative School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.Other school association(s)
Grades OfferedGrades 10-12

Student Body

Total Students3 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
Students by Grade River School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers1 teacher
Student : Teacher Ratio3:1
National avg.: 13:1

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling

Nearby Private Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morrill
    Ironwood (ntlp)
    Ironwood (ntlp) Photo
    Alternative School
    Grades: 8-12 | 38 students
    9.7 miles
    67 Captain Cushman Rd
    Morrill, ME 04952
    (207)342-2487
    9.7 8-12
    38
  • Camden
    Grades: PK-3 | 53 students
    15.6 miles
    58 Elm St
    Camden, ME 04843
    (207)236-2911
    15.6 PK-3
    53
  • Camden
    Wayfinder Schools
    Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 62 students
    15.6 miles
    79 Washington St
    Camden, ME 04843
    (207)236-3000
    15.6 9-12
    62
  • Rockport
    Ashwood Waldorf School
    Ashwood Waldorf School Photo - Ashwood Waldorf School's grade school building
    Special Program Emphasis
    Grades: PK-8 | 79 students
    17 miles
    180 Park St
    Rockport, ME 04856
    (207)236-8021
    17 PK-8
    79
  • Hope
    Grades: NS-12 | 24 students
    17.2 miles
    142 Main Sreet
    Hope, ME 04847
    (207)785-4426
    17.2 NS-12
    24

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