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.

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 score1600
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
  • Wheeling
    Grades: 5-12 | 429 students
    522.6 miles
    60 Knox Ln
    Wheeling, WV 26003
    (304)233-3260
    522.6 5-12
    429
  • Madison
    Grades: K-12 | 221 students
    123.2 miles
    4901 E Buckeye Road
    Madison, WI 53716
    (608)221-1520
    123.2 K-12
    221
  • Berlin
    Grades: PK-8 | 131 students
    185.8 miles
    151 S Grove St
    Berlin, WI 54923
    (920)361-1787
    185.8 PK-8
    131
  • Antigo
    Grades: PK-8 | 204 students
    258.5 miles
    419 6th Ave
    Antigo, WI 54409
    (715)623-4835
    258.5 PK-8
    204

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The average private school tuition in Iowa is $3,729 for elementary schools and $7,279 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
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