Riverview School Inc

Riverview School, an independent coeducational boarding/day school, provides a caring community for adolescents and young adults with complex language, learning and cognitive disabilities.
The School is committed to developing student competence and confidence in academic, social and independent living skills.

School Overview

School TypeSpecial Education School
School Membership(s)School Assoc.National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
New England Association of Schools and Colleges
Association of Independent Schools in New England (AISNE)
Religious AffiliationNonsectarian
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Offers Post-Graduate YearYes
ADD/ADHD SupportYes
Learning Difference ProgramsYes
Learning Programs Supportedcomplex language, learning and cognitive disabilities
Year Founded1957
Summer School OfferedYes
Summer Program Cost$9,635
Summer Program DetailsLink to Summer Program Details

Student Body

Total Students101 students
Student Body TypeCo-ed
% Students of Color
8%
State avg.: 23%
Students by Grade Riverview School Inc Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:1
National avg.: 13:1
% Faculty w/Advanced Degree
79%
Average Class Size8 students
List of Courses OfferedLink to List of Courses
Classroom Dress CodeCasual
(no jeans or sneakers in school)

Finances and Admission

Admission DeadlineNone / Rolling
Yearly Tuition Cost$8,925
% on Financial Aid
13%
Average Financial Aid Grant$10,000
Acceptance Rate
56%
National avg.: 85%
Admissions DirectorNancy Hopkins
Admissions AssociateLauren Spencer
Endowment Size$13.68 million

Sports

Total Sports Offered8 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cross Country, Soccer, Softball, Swimming, Tennis, Track and FieldBaseballBasketball,
Cross CountrySoccer,
SoftballSwimming,
TennisTrack and Field,

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric.7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric.Art, Arts & Crafts, Chorus, DJ Club, Fitness, Library, Yoga

School Notes

  • Riverview School, founded in 1957, is an independent coeducational boarding/day school of international reputation and service that enrolls approximately 180 students ages 11-22 in its secondary and transition programs. Students hail from 19 states and 9 international countries. Riverview provides a caring, structured setting for students, with an emphasis on the whole child.
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