Rivermont Collegiate

  • Rivermont Collegiate is a private, nonsectarian, independent, multicultural, college preparatory, day school for students - preschool through twelfth grade - offering a nurturing, caring and safe environment where students develop intellect, character, and creativity.
  • Located in Bettendorf, Iowa, Rivermont students come from many Quad City area communities.
  • Rivermont Collegiate strives to prepare students who are grounded in the basics, yet able to think analytically and creatively, to confidently and enthusiastically meet the opportunites and challenges of the 21st Century.
  • Graduates move on to some of the country's finest colleges and universities.  Rivermont Collegiate is a day and boarding school.

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School Overview

School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association for the Education of Young Children
National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
Other school association(s)
Independent Schools Association of the Central States
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades Nursery/Preschool-12
Year Founded1884
Summer School OfferedYes

Student Body

Total Students211 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
34%
State avg.: 13%
Students by GradeRivermont Collegiate Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio7:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
60%
Average Class Size14 students
Number of AP Courses14 courses
Advanced CoursesBiology, Calculus AB, Calculus BC, Chemistry, English Language & Composition, English Literature & Composition, French Language & Composition, Microeconomics, Physics, Psychology, Spanish Language & Composition, Statistics, United States Government & Politics, United States History,
Average SAT score1160
Average ACT score30
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no uniforms, dress code only)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$14,000
Tuition NotesTuition varies by grade. Please call Admission Office for specific tuition costs: 563-359-1366 X 302
% on Financial Aid
30%
Acceptance Rate
70%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorPhillip Dunbridge
Endowment Size$5 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered9 sports
SportsBasketball, Cheering, Crew, Cross Country, Golf, Martial Arts, Track and Field, Volleyball, WeightliftingBasketballCheering,
CrewCross Country,
GolfMartial Arts,
Track and FieldVolleyball,
Weightlifting

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.17 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Club or Organization:
Chess Club / Classes, Computer Club, Environmental Club, Homecoming Committee, MathCounts Team, National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, Robotics, Student Council, Student Hunger Drive Committee, World Cultures Club, Yearbook

Arts and Music Programs:
Band, Choir, Show Choir, String Ensemble, Theate

School Notes

  • - 100% acceptance to four-year college for all seniors - reading levels 2 -3 grades above norm by 3rd grade - upper schoolers routinely take honors and AP courses - immediate access to personalized acceleration - 9:1 average student to teacher ratio
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bettendorf
    Grades: PK-12 | 220 students
    2.1 miles
    1426 Tanglefoot Ln
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563)359-5700
    2.1 PK-12
    220
  • Bettendorf
    Grades: NS-8 | 350 students
    0.3 miles
    1453 Mississippi Blvd
    Bettendorf, IA 52722
    (563)359-3466
    0.3 NS-8
    350
  • Alton
    Spalding Catholic School
    Spalding Catholic School Photo - Spalding Catholic School is a Prek-6th grade school, located in northwest Iowa.
    (Roman Catholic)
    Grades: PK-6 | 63 students
    299 miles
    908 6th Ave
    Alton, IA 51003
    (712)756-4532
    299 PK-6
    63
  • Ankeny
    Grades: PK-12 | 350 students
    161.4 miles
    1604 West 1st St
    Ankeny, IA 50023
    (515)965-8114
    161.4 PK-12
    350
  • Atkins
    Central Lutheran School
    Central Lutheran School Photo
    (Lutheran Church Missouri Synod)
    Grades: PK-8 | 185 students
    80 miles
    310 3rd Street W
    Atkins, IA 52206
    (319)223-5271
    80 PK-8
    185

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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $3,735 for elementary schools and $8,427 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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