Riviera Christian School

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Riviera Christian School is a private school in West Salem, serving over 100 families in the 2023-2024 school year.We offer classes for preschool through fourth grade, as well as child care for children 8 weeks to12 years old.
Our elementary students enjoy a wide range of educational experiences, and have PE every day.
With weekly chapels and regular Bible classes in each grade, our students have many opportunities to grow spiritually as well as academically.

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 127 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

School Overview

Religious Affiliation
Grades Offered
Grades Nursery/Preschool-5
Year Founded
1965

Student Body

Total Students
127 students
Student Body Type
Co-ed
% Students of Color
15%
State avg.: 25%
Students by Grade
Riviera Christian School Student By Grade

Academics and Faculty

Total Classroom Teachers
10 teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
National avg.: 13:1
Average Class Size
18 students
Classroom Dress Code
Casual

Tuition and Acceptance Rate

Admission Deadline
None / Rolling
Tuition Notes
Tuition costs depend on age/grade. Please contact the office for more information.
Admissions Director
Kayla Lawrence

School Notes

  • We provide a loving and supportive environment so children feel successful and learn more than just the A-B-C's.
  • They learn the love and salvation offered through Jesus Christ along with a solid academic foundation.
  • Our purpose is to help you "train up a child in the way he/she should go..." (Proverbs 22:6).
  • We provide an opportunity for children to study in a Christ-centered academic environment and to help them develop their full potential spiritually, intellectually, socially, emotionally, and physically.
  • We feel that small class sizes are an important part of education, allowing us to differentiate instruction.
  • Our elementary classes are limited to a maximum of 22 children.
  • Every 1st through 4th grade teacher is certified through the state of Oregon, or receives mentorship as they take the final steps for certification. All our teachers participate in regular professional development.
  • The school is a member of the ACSI (Association of Christian Schools International) and registered with the Oregon Dept. of Education.You can visit us at our website: www.rivierachristian.org.
Source: Verified school update

Frequently Asked Questions

When is the application deadline for Riviera Christian School?
The application deadline for Riviera Christian School is rolling (applications are reviewed as they are received year-round).
In what neighborhood is Riviera Christian School located?
Riviera Christian School is located in the West Salem neighborhood of Salem, OR.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Nursery/Preschool-5
  • Enrollment: 127 students
  • Average class size: 18 students
  • Application Deadline: None / Rolling
  • Source: Verified school update

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The average private school tuition in Salem, OR is $7,431 for elementary schools and $7,772 for high schools (read more about average private school tuition across the country).
The average acceptance rate in Salem, OR is 92% (read more about average acceptance rates across the country).

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